The Langara Student Journal of History and Political Science (HiPo) is an academic journal written, edited, and published online by students. Submissions are welcome from Langara students on topics relating to all aspects of History (including Classical Studies and Art History) and Political Science.

HiPo Journal, Volume 4: March 2021 is available online here!

Past issues are available here.


Interested in submitting an article?

We are currently looking for submissions of student work to be published in the upcoming 2021 issue. If you’ve recently written an "A" range paper on a topic relating to history or political science or have a book you’d like to review and share, this is an excellent opportunity to get your work published in a peer review format!

Please review the submission guidelines and the deadlines below.


  • Submission Deadline: Friday, January 29, 2021

  • Successful Authors Notified: Tuesday, February 23, 2021

  • Revised Drafts Due: Friday, March 5, 2021

ISSN 2561-6536

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