CFP - Journal of Theater Studies

deadline for submissions: 
December 31, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
Dr. An-chi Wang / Journal of Theater Studies
contact email: 

Journal of Theater Studies is a scholarly publication intending to enhance academic exchange in theater studies. It is biannual, published in January and July. The Journal welcomes articles of original scholarship on any aspect of drama, opera, or theater. Book reviews are by invitation only.

Authors of published articles will be sent two copies of the Journal and twenty copies of offprint.


Submissions: Submissions should be written in either English or Chinese, and prepared according to the MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing. Articles written in English should not exceed 50 pages (A4, double-spaced, 12-point type), and those written in Chinese should not exceed 30,000 characters. Submissions must include abstracts in English (no more than 250 words) with five keywords. For non-native Chinese writers, the Journal will translate the abstract into Chinese upon acceptance. 

The deadline for submission is December 31, 2020. Authors should include all of the following information on a separate page with their submission:

  • Author’s name, professional affiliation and position
  • Manuscript title
  • Mailing address
  • Email address
  • Daytime phone number

Submit electronic copy to:  (Only .doc or .docx files will be accepted.) 

For more information, contact:

The Editor, Journal of Theater Studies

C/o Department of Drama and Theatre

National Taiwan University

1 Section 4, Roosevelt Road

Taipei, Taiwan 10617