Persian Literary Studies Journal is a joint publication of Shiraz University and Iranian Society for the Promotion of Persian Language and Literature. Published every six months, this peer-reviewed interdisciplinary journal is designed to comparatively explore and examine literary, artistic and cultural issues, and welcomes contributions with a cross-cultural, trans-national and trans-regional perspective.


 In addition to original research papers, PLSJ publishes special issues, book reviews, article reviews, translation reviews and translations, as well as occasional reports. Please see our Peer-Review Process for more information.

We warmly thank you for considering PLSJ for the publication of your research results. Before submitting a paper, please review PLSJ's Aims and Scope and Publication Ethics. For copyright and translation permissions, and in order to request a hard copy of the journal, please review our Subscription Info for details. Should you have any further questions, please have a look at FAQs or write to us in case your question is not already there.

Current Issue: Volume 8, Issue 14, May 2019