Humanities Journals Wiki

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See also: Film Journals

Africana and Postcolonial Studies Journals[]

(ARIEL, Anthurium, Antipodes, Callaloo, Cambridge Journal of Postcolonial Literary Inquiry, English in Africa, Interventions, Journal of Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies, Journal of Commonwealth Literature, Journal of Postcolonial Writing, Journal of West Indian Literature, Postcolonial Studies, Postcolonial Text, Research in African Literatures, Sargasso, Scrutiny2, Small Axe, South Asian Review, sx salon, Wasafiri)

American Literature Journals[]

(Studies in American Naturalism, American Literary History, American Literature, American Literary Realism, Arizona Quarterly, Early American Literature, Edgar Allan Poe Review, ESQ, Henry James Review, Mississippi Quarterly, Nathaniel Hawthorne Review, Paideuma, Pynchon Notes, Robert Frost Review, Southern Quarterly, Studies in American Fiction)

Comparative Literature, Cultural Studies and Theory Journals[]

(452ºF. Journal of Literary Theory and Comparative Literature, a/b Auto/Biography, Affirmations: Of the Modern, Angelaki, Arthuriana, Authorship, Biography, boundary 2, Boletim de Pesquisa NELIC, The CEA Critic, Christianity & Literature, CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and CultureCollege Literature, The Comparatist, Comparative Drama, Comparative Literature, Comparative Literature Studies, Configurations, Connotations, Contemporary Literature, CorrespondencesCritical Inquiry, Criticism, Critique, Cultural Critique, Cultural Studies, Culture, Theory, and Critique, DiacriticsEighteenth-Century Fiction, Eighteenth-Century Studies, European Romantic Review,  Exemplaria, FolkloreForum for Modern Language Studies, Genre, Gothic Studies, Historical Materialism, Huntington Library Quarterly, Inter-Asia Cultural Studies, Interdisciplinary Literary Studies, ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment, JEMCS: Journal for Early Modern Cultural Studies, Journal of Literature and Trauma Studies, JMEMS: Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Journal of the Midwest Modern Language AssociationJML: Journal Of Modern Literature, Journal of Narrative Theory, Lateral: Journal of the Cultural Studies Association, Literature Compass, Life Writing, Medium Aevum, MFS: Modern Fiction Studies, MLN, MLQ, Modern Language Review, Modern Philology, Modernism/Modernity, Modernist Cultures, Mosaic, Narrative, Neophilologus, New Formations, New Literary History, Nineteenth-Century Literature, nonsite, Novel: A Forum on Fiction, October, Orbis Litterarum, Opuscula: Short Texts of the Middle Ages and RenaissanceOtherness: Essays and Studies, Philological Quarterly, Philosophy and Literature, PMLA, Poetics Today, Polygraph, Postmodern Culture, Prose Studies: History, Theory, Criticism,  Public Culture, Qui Parle, Religion and Literature, Renaissance Drama, Renaissance Quarterly, Renaissance and Reformation / Renaissance et Réforme, Representations, The Seventeenth Century, Social Text, South Atlantic QuarterlySpeculum, Studies in the Novel, Studies in Twentieth & Twenty-First Century Literature (STTCL), SubStance, Telos, Texas Studies in Literature and Language, Textual CulturesTextual Practice, Thesis Eleven, Twentieth-Century Literature, University of Toronto Quarterly, ViatorYearbook of Comparative Literature,IJHCS: International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies )

English Literature Journals[]

(ANQ, Anglia, Anglo-Saxon England, AppositionsBen Jonson Journal, Borrowers and Lenders, Byron Journal, Cahiers Élisabéthains, Chaucer Review, Early English Studies, Early Modern Literary Studies, Early Modern Studies Journal, EnglishELH, ELN, ELR, English Studies, The Explicator, James Joyce Quarterly, JEGP, Journal of the Wooden O Symposium, Keats-Shelley Journal, LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory, Medieval and Renaissance Drama in England, Milton QuarterlyMilton Studies, Modern DramaNineteenth-Century ProseNew Hibernia Review, Notes and Queries, Persuasions, Review of English Studies, Romanticism, Samuel Beckett Today/Aujourd'hui, SEL, Shakespeare, Shakespeare Jahrbuch, Shakespeare NewsletterShakespeare Quarterly, Shakespeare Studies, Shakespeare Survey, Spenser StudiesStudies in the Age of Chaucer, Studies in Philology, Studies in Romanticism, The Upstart Crow: A Shakespeare JournalVictorian Literature and Culture, Victorian PoetryVictorian Review, Victorian Studies, Wordsworth Circle, Yeats Eliot Review)

Forum For World Literature Studies[]

(Theoretical Studies, Literary Criticism, Literary History, Cultural Studies, Book Review Articles)

French and Francophone Studies Journals[]

(Contemporary French and Francophone Studies, French Cultural Studies, French Forum, French Historical Studies, French Review, French Studies, International Journals of Francophone Studies, Modern and Contemporary France, Nineteenth-Century French Studies, Romanic Review, Studies in French Cinema, Studies in Twentieth & Twenty-First Century Literature (STTCL), Yale French Studies)

Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies Journals[]

(Lectora. Journal of Women and Textuality; differences: A Journal of Feminist Cultural Studies, Feminist Review, Feminist Studies, GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian and Gay Studies, Phoebe, QED: A Journal in GLBTQ Worldmaking, The Journal of Bisexuality, Meridians, Signs, TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly, Women's Studies, Women: a Cultural Review, Writing from Below, Antyajaa: Indian Journal of Women and Social Change)

German Studies Journals[]

(Monatshefte, Seminar: A Journal of Germanic Studies, German Life and Letters, Deutsche Vierteljahrsschrift DVjs, Studies in Twentieth & Twenty-First Century Literature (STTCL), German Studies Review, The Germanic Review, German Quarterly, Oxford German Studies, New German Critique)

Hispanic Studies Journals[]

(Aztlán: A Journal of Chicano Studies, Letras Femeninas, Hispanic Review, MALCS, Revista de Estudios Hispánicos, Revista Hispánica Moderna, Studies in Twentieth & Twenty-First Century Literature (STTCL))

Italian Literature and Italian Studies Journals[]

(Journal of Modern Italian Studies, L'Alighieri, Annali d'Italianistica, California Italian Studies, Dante Studies, Forum Italicum, Heliotropia, Italian Culture, Italian Poetry Review, 'Italian 'Studies, The Italianist, Italica, Modern Language Notes (Italian issue), Pirandello Studies, Quaderni d'Italianistica, Studi Pasoliniani, Studi sul Boccaccio)

Latin American Literature Journals[]

(Boletim de Pesquisa NELIC, Latin American Literary Review, Latin American Research Review, Journal of Latin American Cultural Studies, Studies in Twentieth & Twenty-First Century Literature (STTCL))

Rhetoric and Composition Journals[]

(College Composition and Communication, College English, Composition Studies, Computers and Composition, JAC, RSQ, Written Communication)

Russian Literature Studies Journals[]

Scandinavian and Nordic Studies Journals

(Scandinavian Studies, Journal of Baltic Studies, Scandinavian-Canadian Studies, Edda, European Journal of Scandinavian Studies)

Science Fiction and Fantasy Journals[]

(Extrapolation, FoundationJournal of the Fantastic in the ArtsScience Fiction Studies, Science Fiction Film and Television, MOSF Journal of Science Fiction)

Translation Studies Journals[]

(BabelMetaTarget, The Translator, Translation StudiesTTR, Perspectives)

US Ethnic Literature Journals[]

(African American Review, Aztlán, College Language Association Journal,Journal of African American Studies, Journal of Asian American Studies, Latino(a) Research Review, Latino Studies, MELUS, Studies in American Indian Literatures)