TEXTPRAXIS. DIGITAL JOURNAL FOR PHILOLOGY seeks academic papers on literary and cultural studies topics for its upcoming issue 13 (1.2017).

Potential topics include

  • literature and society (e.g. Gender Studies, Animal Studies, literature sociological studies, etc.),
  • discussion and reflection of approaches to literary theory,
  • literature and literary studies in practice (e.g. literature in the museum, performances, theater practice, literature in the context of the commercial literary industry, publishing, etc.),
  • and many others.

Abstracts (max. 500 words) are requested by September 15, 2016 and should be submitted to textpraxis@uni-muenster.de. If accepted, the drafting of the actual paper must be finished by January 15, 2017, after which the peer review process begins. The issue will be published on www.textpraxis.net on May 1, 2017.
We also want to emphasize that via our website one can publish replica and comments to already published articles at all time, to continue current research discussions.

TEXTPRAXIS is one of the leading cultural studies Open Access journals in Germany and is listed in the Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ). Accordingly, the publication process is free of any fees and all articles are freely accessible for immediate appearance under a CC-BY 4.0 license. TEXTPRAXIS thus increases visibility and dissemination of research results and contributes to the opening of academia (open science). Furthermore, permanent traceability of publication is guaranteed by the document server of the Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek Münster.

For further inquiries, please e-mail us at textpraxis@uni-muenster.de or use the contact form on our website www.textpraxis.net

Textpraxis. Digitales Journal für Philologie
Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster
Graduate School 'Practices of Literature'
Germanistisches Institut
Schlossplatz 34
D-48143 Münster