FSJ Editorial Calendar

Submissions are accepted until 90 days before the publication date of the intended monthly issue (subject to change based on events).


  • JANUARY-FEBRUARY: Subnational Diplomacy
  • MARCH: Afghanistan Evacuation 2021
  • APRIL: APHIS at 50; New Core Precepts
  • MAY: Life After the Foreign Service; Retirement
  • JUNE: Checking In on Diversity Progress (plus the semiannual Education Supplement)
  • JULY-AUGUST: FS Transitions; Third Culture Kids
  • SEPTEMBER: Engagement with Africa
  • OCTOBER: Ukraine in Context
  • NOVEMBER: FS Authors—In Their Own Write
  • DECEMBER: AFSA Awards: Honoring Foreign Service Excellence and Dissent (plus the semiannual Education Supplement)

Please send all submissions to journal@afsa.org. For additional information, consult the FSJ author guidelines.