Does Formatting Matter?
After all the thinking and writing and care with one's words, does the format of a manuscript really matter? In the era of electronic submissions, the range and breadth of the shape of a submission is notable, and worth thinking about. We get a lot of manuscripts with no name on them. We get manuscripts without page numbers, without the author's name at the top of the page, and sometimes without even a title. The "standard" manuscript format becomes less common, from what I s