Res Gestae is the online companion to the Fordham Law Review. Res Gestae provides scholars and practitioners with a forum to respond to articles published in the Law Review and to comment on contemporary legal issues. Submissions to Res Gestae should be about 3,000 words, in Microsoft Word .docx format, with light footnotes according to the conventions found in the 19th edition of The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation.
Res Gestae pieces are published on a rolling basis. They are available online in Adobe .pdf format. In citing to Res Gestae pieces, we suggest the following model:
Myrna S. Raeder, History Redux: The Unheard Voices of Domestic Violence Victims, A Comment on Aviva Orenstein’s Sex, Threats and Absent Victims, 79 Fordham L. Rev. Res Gestae 21 (2011), http://fordhamlawreview.org/assets/res-gestae/volume/79/21_Raeder.pdf.
To submit a piece to Res Gestae, please email the following to our Executive Digital Editor at email@example.com:
1) A copy of the submission,
2) A resume, CV or other biographical information, and
3) A brief abstract.