Aim & Scope

IDEAS: Journal of English Literary Studies (online ISSN: 2757-9549), published by The English Language and Literature Research Association of Türkiye (IDEA), is an electronically published, international, double-anonymous peer-reviewed, semi-annual journal for English literary studies.

Being a non-profit and non-governmental organization acting as the only professional platform of scholars in the fields of English studies in Türkiye, the IDEA works for the enhancement of critical, literary, and cultural studies in English. Through IDEAS: Journal of English Literary Studies, IDEA is and will be happy to contribute to high-quality scholarly studies which address the canonical and contemporary issues in literatures and media produced in English.

In line with its aims, IDEAS: Journal of English Literary Studies focuses on studies that

  • help scholars bring out their professional views on literatures in English,
  • serve a bridge between theory and practice by contributing directly to literary and cultural studies produced in English,
  • provide a new platform for British cultural studies,
  • evaluate the literatures in English in comparison with the Turkish literature within their own contexts,
  • publish significant scholarly and critical interventions, from several viewpoints, and thereby to influence the agenda in the above-mentioned fields.


Period Months
April October

IDEAS: Journal of English Literary Studies is published by The English Language and Literature Research Association of Türkiye (IDEA).