Announcement

Call for Manuscript and Advertisement for BCAE Edmonton Bichitra 2021


BCAE Executive Committee 2021 is now pleased to announce the call for manuscript and advertisement for the “BCAE Edmonton Bichitra 2021”. Since BCAE Edmonton Bichitra is a collection of BCAE event photos for the year, please send any photographs in your collection to ec@bcae.ca and we will consider including those in the publication.


Contact: BCAE Publications & Public Relations Secretary Ms. Shaista Khanom for any query regarding article submission and advertisements (Email to: skshawrna@yahoo.com or Call at 780 695 1226)


Eligible Contributors:

  • BCAE Members and their families

  • Community members and their families

  • Only one manuscript per person will be considered for publication

Submission Deadline: October 15, 2021


Advertisement for the BCAE Edmonton Bichitra 2021:

  • Gold Package ($400): Sponsor's advertisement (color) will be placed as the inner cover pages (front and back) (full page)

  • Silver Package ($300): Sponsor's advertisement (color) will be placed in the inner pages (full page)

  • Bronze Package ($150): Sponsor's advertisement (color) will be placed in the inner pages (half page)

Manuscript Types (included but not limited to):

  • Short story (ছোট গল্প)

  • Comedy (রম্যরচনা)

  • Travel blog/story (ভ্রমণ কাহিনী)

  • Science writing/Science fiction (বিজ্ঞান ভিত্তিক লেখালেখি/কল্পবিজ্ঞান)

  • Memorable events (স্মৃতিচারণ)

  • Translation (অনুবাদ)

  • Rhyme/Poem (ছড়া/কবিতা)

  • Photo blog (ছবির গল্প)

  • Essay (প্রবন্ধ)

  • Opinion/Editorials on issues in Canada/Bangladesh (সম্পাদকীয়/মতামত)

Manuscript Preparation Guidelines:

  • Manuscript should be original, or collected/translated with proper references/acknowledgement/credits

  • Manuscripts should not reflect or represent any political stance, ideology or values

  • Maximum word limit: 1000 words

  • Recommended writing platform: Microsoft Word or Google Docs

  • Language: English or Bangla

  • English Font: Times New Roman (Size 12, Double Spaced)

  • Bangla Font: Siyam Rupali (Size 12, Double Spaced)

Manuscript Submission Guidelines:


  • Submit manuscript via email attachment to ec@bcae.ca by October 15, 2021.

  • If your manuscript contains any photos/images, send them as attachments with the manuscript.

  • Attach a portrait photograph of the writer and full name.

Note:

  • BCAE Edmonton Bichitra Editor and BCAE Publications & Public Relations Secretary Ms. Shaista Khanom has every right to reject a manuscript if it does not follow the preparation and/or submission guidelines.

  • The authors are responsible for their articles. BCAE will not be responsible for any plagiarism or contents.

  • Please visit BCAE website for a copy of 2020 BCAE Edmonton Bichitra as well as archived copies of BCAE Edmonton Bichitra.