Litera is open to submissions twice a year, for a one-month period each, beginning May 1 and November 1. After each submission deadline, manuscripts go through an initial screening by the editorial team, and the peer-review process starts for manuscripts deemed suitable for the journal.
Our December 2023 issue is completed, during the month of November 2023, we will accept submissions for our June 2024 issue.
Litera: Journal of Language, Literature and Culture Studies, which is the official publication of Istanbul University, Faculty of Letters, Department of Western Languages is an open access, peer-reviewed, multilingual, scholarly and international journal published two times a year in June and December. It was founded in 1954.
Litera: Journal of Language, Literature and Culture Studies provides a forum for exploring issues in basicly literature, art and culture. The objective of the Journal is to publish theoretical and/or critical articles that will provide an intellectual platform for literary and cultural studies. Multidisciplinary approaches that focus on or include discussions of Western literatures and cultures are encouraged.The target group of the Journal consists of academicians, researchers, professionals, students, related professional and academic bodies and institutions.