Call for Papers: Regular Issue July 2024

International Review of Literary Studies


Deadline: May 30, 2024

The International Review of Literary Studies (IRLS) invites scholars and researchers to submit their original contributions for publication in our peer-reviewed open-access journal with no submission/publication fee. IRLS is dedicated to advancing the literary studies field by publishing high-quality research articles, review papers, and book reviews informed by Literary and Cultural Theory.

We welcome submissions on a wide range of themes within the realm of literary studies, including but not limited to:

- Literary analysis

- Cultural critique

- Interdisciplinary studies

- Theoretical explorations

- Comparative literature

- Global literary traditions

- Genre studies

- Postcolonial literature

- Contemporary literary trends

Submission Guidelines:

- Original and unpublished manuscripts should be between 4000 and 9000 words.

- Book reviews should be approximately 1000 words.

- Submissions must adhere to the APA 7th edition citation style.

Important Dates:

- Deadline for manuscript submission: May 30, 2024

- Notification of acceptance: Immediately after the review process completed

- Publication of accepted papers: Papers will be published soon after acceptance

How to Submit:

Please submit your manuscripts and book reviews via the online submission portal on the IRLS website:

Peer Review Process:

All submissions will undergo a rigorous double-blind peer-review process to ensure the highest academic standards. Authors can expect constructive feedback from experienced scholars in the field.

For inquiries and further information, please contact the editorial team at [Email:]


We look forward to receiving your valuable contributions to the International Review of Literary Studies and fostering a global dialogue on the diverse facets of literary and cultural exploration.