American Book Review
”a literary journal specializing in reviews of frequently neglected published works of fiction, poetry, literary and cultural criticism from small, regional, university, ethnic, avant-garde, and women’s presses.”
American Journal of Semiotics
”a peer-reviewed research publication with an interdisciplinary focus on the general subject of signs and sign systems.”
American Scholar
”the venerable but lively quarterly magazine of public affairs, literature, science, history, and culture published by the Phi Beta Kappa Society since 1932.”
boundary 2
”an international journal of literature and culture.”
British Journal of Aesthetics
”published to promote the study and discussion of philosophical questions about aesthetic experience and the arts.”
Bryn Mawr Review of Comparative Literature
”an on-line journal whose purpose is to make available in a timely fashion reviews of new books in the field.”
CLCWeb
”an e-journal whose primary focus is the publication of work in the study of literature and culture where literature is understood as an artistic expression in an international/global and/or cross-disciplinary context.”
College Literature
”a quarterly journal of scholarly criticism.”
Common Knowledge
The Comparatist
”journal of the Southern Comparative Literature Association.”
Comparative Critical Studies
”is concerned with comparative literary and critical studies internationally and in the U.K., from whatever standpoint.”
Comparative Literature and Culture
”a peer-reviewed quarterly of scholarship in the humanities and social sciences published online in full text.”
Comparative Literature Studies
”brings you the work of eminent critics, scholars, theorists, and literary historians.”
Council of Editors of Learned Journals
”an organization of editors of learned journals devoted primarily but not exclusively to the study of language and literature and related humanistic disciplines.”
Critical Inquiry
”an academic journal relating to critical analysis of the arts.”
Criticism
”publishes rigorously argued work that explores (or transgresses) the limits of disciplinarity.”
Diacritics
”Each issue features articles in which contributors compare and analyze books on particular theoretical works.”
differences
”highlights theoretical debates across the disciplines that address the ways concepts and categories of difference—notably but not exclusively gender—operate within culture.”
Discourse
”explores a variety of topics in contemporary cultural studies, theories of media and literature, and the politics of sexuality, including questions of language and psychoanalysis.”
Ellipsis
Genders
”publish[es] essays about gender and sexuality in relation to social, political, artistic, and economic concerns.”
Intertexts
”a journal of comparative and theoretical reflection.”
Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism
”publishes current research articles, symposia, special issues, and timely book reviews in aesthetics and the arts.”
Journal of Comparative Literature and Aesthetics

Journal of Modern Literature
”widely recognized as the journal of record for modern literature.”

LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory
”provid[es] a forum for competing and complementary theoretical positions.”
the minnesota review
”a journal of committed writing.”
Modern Fiction Studies
”a scholarly journal of modern and contemporary narrative, theory, and culture.”
Modern Language Association
”provides opportunities for its members to share their scholarly findings and teaching experiences with colleagues and to discuss trends in the academy.”
Modern Language Notes
”[c]ritical studies in the modern languages (Italian, Hispanic, German, French) and recent work in comparative literature.”
Mosaic
”a journal for the interdisciplinary study of literature.”

New Formations
”has established a reputation nationally and internationally as Britain’s most significant interdisciplinary journal of culture, politics and theory.”

New German Critique
”covers twentieth century political and social theory, philosophy, literature, film, media and art, reading cultural texts in the light of current theoretical debates.”

New Readings
”a research seminar series hosted by the research unit Histories, Memories and Fictions of Europe, which is based in the School of European Studies.”

New Literary History
”focuses on theory and interpretation, the reasons for literary change, the definitions of periods, and the evolution of styles, conventions, and genres.”

Official Journal of the Comparative Literature Association
”welcome[s] submissions that explore important issues of literary history not confined to a single national literature or address significant problems in literary theory.”

Orbis Literrarum
”an international journal devoted to the study of European, American and related literature.”

Paragraph
”a journal of modern critical theory.”
Philosophy and Literature
”offers fresh, stimulating ideas in the aesthetics of literature, theory of criticism, philosophical interpretation of literature, and literary treatment of philosophy.”
Poetics Today
”brings together scholars from throughout the world who are concerned with developing systematic approaches to the study of literature (e.g., semiotics and narratology) and with applying such approaches to the interpretation of literary works.”
Postmodern Culture
”an electronic journal of interdisciplinary thought on contemporary cultures.”
Public Culture
”an interdisciplinary journal of transnational cultural studies.”
Qui Parle
”an interdisciplinary journal: literature, philosophy, visual arts, history.”
representations
”a quarterly journal in the humanities and interpretive social sciences.”
Rhizomes
”a peer-reviewed online journal in cultural studies in emerging knowledge.”
Signs
The Society for Critical Exchange
”North America's oldest scholarly organization devoted to theory.”
Substance
”a major interdisciplinary journal with a long-standing reputation for publishing innovative work on literature and culture.”
Sycamore Review
”a nonprofit journal for the arts.”
Textual Practice
”works at the turning points of theory with politics, history and texts.”
University of Nebraska Press
”a publisher of nonfiction books and scholarly journals.”
World Literature Today
”has interviews and original poetry and fiction from around the globe, lively essays on writers and regional trends, authors on books that changed their lives, travel writing, a column on children’s literature, author profiles, and coverage of the other arts, culture, and politics as it intersects with literature.”
Works & Days
”a scholarly forum for the exploration of problems in cultural studies, pedagogy, and institutional critique.”
Workplace
”a journal for academic labor.”
Yearbook of Comparative & General Literature
”dedicated to the publication of theoretically informed research in literary studies with a comparative, intercultural, or interdisciplinary emphasis.”