Call for papers for the first issue of Persian Studies Journal

full name / name of organization: 
Farideh Pourgiv/ Shiraz University

The editor is currently seeking scholarly articles for the first issue of Persian Studies journal, a joint publication of Shiraz University and Iran Academy of Literary Criticism. This is an academic peer-reviewed journal designed to explore a wide range of issues of current concern to those working in the field of Persian Literature around the world, including classical and modern literature which will be published twice each year.
Manuscripts (text, quotations, and endnotes) should be between 5,000 and 10,000 words following The MLA Style Sheet, 6th edition. Transliterations should be provided and should follow the Library of Congress system for romanization, without diacritical marks. Send correspondence and manuscript submissions to or register at

Editor in Chief: Farideh Pourgiv
Prof. of English Literature
Dept. of Foreign Languages & Linguistics
Shiraz University, Eram Campus
Shiraz, Iran