Synthesis Literature

Journal info (provided by editor)

Issues per year
1
Articles published last year
7
Manuscripts received last year
35
% accepted last year
20
% immediately rejected last year
2
Open access status
open access
Manuscript handling fee?
no
Kind of complaint procedure
Editorial board

Aims and Scope

Synthesis is an Anglophone journal of comparative literary studies. It provides the forum for work that critically engages the reciprocity between literature, culture and politics. Located in a non-Anglophone European country, this peer-reviewed journal invests in the wide area of English Studies. It is a site where different positions and propositions can be affiliated in agonistic and interactive ways; thereby its name 'synthesis' that opens to the variants of synthesis and syntheses.
Synthesis is committed to a critical engagement with the literary, theoretical and cultural discourses that destabilise and question the hegemony of the metropolitan centers, whether political or discursive, and reveal what is represented as the minor and the peripheral as a site that engenders critical pr

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Latest review

Outcome: Rejected (im.).

Motivation:
While the editors originally promised feedback within a month and a half, and they only got back to me after three months, their message showed that the article went through a proper internal review process and the reasons for rejections were fair and absolutely acceptable.