Postscript Submissions

 C O N T E N T

Postscript accepts three types of submissions: responses, commentaries, and book reviews. Submissions should be under 3,000 words (including footnotes). All submissions should conform to the 19th edition of The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation.

Responses: Responses are short essays which respond to an article published in the Southern California Law Review. We do not accept responses to student notes or bibliographies.

Commentaries: Commentaries are short essays which comment on legal developments and significant court decisions. Authors are free to submit commentaries on any topic.

 P R O C E D U R E

To submit a Response or Commentary, please e-mail the following materials to and include “Submission” in the subject line:

  • An abstract under 500 words, which will appear on our website
  • The piece as an e-mail attachment (Microsoft Word documents preferred)
  • A current resume


 I N Q U I R I E S

Please direct all inquiries regarding the submissions process to the Executive Articles Editor, Laura Sucheski, at Please include “Inquiry” in the subject line.