The Journal of Literary Studies publishes and globally disseminates original and cutting-edge research informed by Literary and Cultural Theory. The journal is an independent quarterly publication owned and published by the Literature Association of South Africa (LASA) in partnership with Unisa Press and Taylor & Francis.
The aim of the journal is to publish articles and full-length review essays informed by Literary Theory in the General Literary Theory subject area. The content of the journal consists of research articles and review essays of 5,000 to 8,000 words. Short reviews are not published. The target audience of the journal is scholars in the field of Literary and Cultural Studies. The main language medium is English but essays written in Afrikaans are also published.
The journal is indexed in the following: Arts and Humanities Citation Index (AHCI) of Web of Science, Index to South African Periodicals, British Humanities Index, Humanities International Index, Scopus and MLA International Bibliography.
For full issues of the journal, as well as submission guidelines and instructions for authors, please visit the journal’s website with Taylor & Francis.