Photography Submissions

The Tufts Hemispheres Undergraduate Journal of International Relations is now accepting photography submissions for our 2022 Issue: CRISIS OF AUTHORITY.

We welcome and encourage a broad interpretation of the theme. Potential research topics may include, but are not limited to:

Coronavirus response, equality, disinformation, recession, Black Lives Matter, regional/emerging conflicts, cybersecurity, climate change, police brutality, gender issues, revisionist powers, social movements, elections, contested elections, bureaucratic response/mismanagement, technological development, refugees, mass/large sale migration, globalization, freedom of speech, authoritarianism, corruption, ethnic cleansing, nuclear proliferation, and more.


Please scroll to the bottom for past photo selections for examples and inspiration. While these photographs were judged to be particularly outstanding, we always welcome new, creative, and broad interpretations of our theme.

To submit photos for evaluation, please email to (with “Photography Submission – [NAME]” in the subject line).


1) Short (200-word max) Bio.
2) Contact Information (email, website link)
3) Where, when photos were taken.
4) Captions describing pictures.
5) Gallery title.
6) Photos (maximum number of photos: 10)

 Any person submitting an article or photograph for publication in Hemispheres retains copyright in such article or photograph. However, the author is deemed to have granted a perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive license to Hemispheres and Tufts University to edit and publish the article or photograph in Hemispheres (in print and electronic formats, including on the Hemispheres and Tufts Digital Library websites) and to allow others to link to or republish any issue of Hemispheres which may include the article or photograph.

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