Call for Submissions: Nordic Irish Studies

Nordic Irish Studies is looking for submissions on any aspect within the field of Irish Studies for the 2018 regular issue (December 2018). Nordic Irish Studies is a peer-reviewed journal. It is listed in MLA, JSTOR, EBSCO-Host databases and in the European Research Index for the Humanities and Social Sciences, ERIH PLUS.


The aim of the journal is to publish original, quality research by literature specialists, historians, social scientists, political scientists, musicologists, and geographers, as well as by scholars from other disciplines included in the field of Irish Studies. Nordic Irish Studies supports both the publication of interdisciplinary work, and studies rooted in the methodologies and theories of the individual scholars’ disciplines.


Submissions should conform to the MLA style manual and range from 5,000 to 7,000 words, including endnotes. Any references to the author(s) should be omitted in the attached essay to ensure blind review. Receipt of manuscripts will be confirmed on arrival. Submissions should also include an abstract (ca. 200 words), five key words, as well as a separate file containing the author(s)’ information – full name(s), affiliation, contact information, and a short biographical note of approximately 150 words.


Submissions should be made as an email attachment in Word doc format to Carmen Zamorano Llena ( for articles on literature, and to Billy Gray ( for articles on politics, history, sociology and cultural studies. The deadline for submissions is 15th May 2018. For further information on the journal and submission guidelines, please visit