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: Looking Ahead: U.S. Diplomacy for the 2020s
  • MARCH: Notes to the New Administration
  • APRIL: FS Realities in an Age of Disruption
  • MAY: Arctic Diplomacy
  • JUNE: Great Power Competition (plus semiannual Education Supplement)
  • JULY-AUGUST: Diversity, Inclusion, Equity: An Update on Progress
  • SEPTEMBER: 20 Years after 9/11—Diplomacy Lessons + Afghanistan Today
  • OCTOBER: Climate Change Diplomacy
  • NOVEMBER: FS Authors—In Their Own Write
  • DECEMBER: AFSA Awards for Lifetime Contributions, Constructive Dissent and Outstanding Performance (plus semiannual Education Supplement)

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