Gender Studies (GS) is a journal addressing academics and a general readership at the same time. Its main goals are to explore literature, language, culture and society from the perspective of gender practices and relations, and also to highlight attempts of educationalists and gender studies experts in various parts of the world to institutionalize Gender Studies in the academe.
The GS journal welcomes original research employing primarily qualitative methods of analysis in the following areas: literature, linguistics, discourse studies, media and film studies, popular culture, cultural studies, history and education for the field of humanities.
Why subscribe and read
- The GS journal publishes high-quality peer-reviewed articles from various humanities and social sciences areas (as listed above).
- The GS journal is interdisciplinary, gender proving an excellent analytical category that enables new perspectives at the intersection of a range disciplines.
- The GS publishes state-of-the-art research.
- The journal has international circulation.
- The contributors include scholars from many countries all over the world.
- The contributors can count on constructive peer-review by experts.
- The GS is highly assessed by the Romanian Ministry of Education and has a good reputation among scholars and students alike.
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Honorary Editor-in-Chief and Founder
Reghina Dascăl, West University of Timișoara, Romania
Irina Diana Mădroane, West University of Timișoara, Romania
Andreea Şerban, West University of Timișoara, Romania
Valentina Mureșan, West University of Timișoara, Romania
Adrian Cîntar, West University of Timișoara, Romania
Dana Crăciun, West University of Timișoara, Romania
Editorial Advisory Board
Haleh Afshar - University of York, UK
Camelia Beciu - University of Bucharest, Romania
Dana S. Belu - California State University Dominguez Hills, USA
Pia Brînzeu - West University of Timișoara, Romania
Reghina Dascăl - West University of Timișoara, Romania
Otilia Hedeşan - West University of Timișoara, Romania
Margaret R. Higonnet - University of Connecticut, USA
Vesela Katsarova - University of Sofia, Bulgaria
Hildegard Klein - University of Málaga, Spain
Krystyna Kujawinska - Courtney - University of Łódź, Poland
Isabel Marcus - State University of New York, Buffalo, USA
Michaela Mudure, Babeș-Bolyai University, Romania
Dana Percec - West University of Timișoara, Romania
Hortensia Pîrlog - West University of Timișoara, Romania
Nóra Séllei - University of Debrecen, Hungary
Language Editor (2002-2021)
Stuart Elford, West University of Timișoara, Romania
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To publish in Gender Studies, authors are not required to pay an Article Processing Charge.
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Open Access Statement
The journal is an Open Access journal that allows a free unlimited access to all its contents without any restrictions upon publication to all users.