Call for Papers: Frontiers of Narrative Studies

deadline for submissions: 
December 31, 2021
full name / name of organization: 
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
contact email: 

A peer-reviewed journal of international scope, Frontiers of Narrative Studies under the auspice of De Gruyter features articles reporting results of research in all branches of narrative studies, in-depth reviews of selected current literature in the field, and occasional guest editorials and reports. Its broad range of scholarship includes narratives across a variety of media, including literary writing, film and television, journalism, and graphic narratives. It welcomes theoretically sophisticated essays that examine narratives of all kinds from a host of critical, interdisciplinary, or cross-cultural perspectives. Particular emphasis is placed upon state-of-the-art research in the field of interdisciplinary narrative inquiries. The journal publishes original articles, interviews as well as book reviews. Every year, there will be a special issue devoted to topics of particular interest.

A submitted article should be between 6000-1000 words, and contain a front page containing the title of the paper, an abstract not exceeding 300 words, 5-10 key words, and author information including full name, title/designation, affiliation (university), academic interests, email and/or other contact information. All submissions should be sent to the editor at  as Word or PDF attachments.