Special Issue on Lighting the Dark: A Forum to Uncover the Recent Research in Literature and Culture

Submission Deadline: Jan. 10, 2020

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This special issue currently is open for paper submission and guest editor application.

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  • Lead Guest Editor
    • Abirami T
      School of Social Sciences and Languages,Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Guest Editor
    Guest Editors play a significant role in a special issue. They maintain the quality of published research and enhance the special issue’s impact. If you would like to be a Guest Editor or recommend a colleague as a Guest Editor of this special issue, please Click here to complete the Guest Editor application.
    • Lourdes Antoinette Shalini
      School of Social Sciences and Languages,Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    • Narendiran S
      School of Social Sciences and Languages,Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    • Aravind B. R
      School of Social Sciences and Languages,Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    • Maanini Jayal V
      School of Social Sciences and Languages,Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
    • Afia Nazar
      School of Social Sciences and Languages,Vellore Institute of Technology, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • Introduction

    ‘Lighting the Dark’ is a special issue which focuses on lighting up the undiscovered research gaps in literature and cultural studies. This issue creates an opportunity to publish the manuscripts which sets its core in all the branches in English literature and cultural studies. It opens a gateway to discover the various research topics of English language and culture which refers to Dalit literature, American literature, British fiction, Indian Literature, Australian Literature, World literature, Transnationalism, migration studies, Contemporary Feminist literature, language and linguistics, and other related topics.

    Aims and Scope:

    1. Cultural studies
    2. Literary studies
    3. Language teaching
    4. Migration studies
    5. Linguistics
    6. Sociological aspects

  • Guidelines for Submission

    Manuscripts can be submitted until the expiry of the deadline. Submissions must be previously unpublished and may not be under consideration elsewhere.

    Papers should be formatted according to the guidelines for authors (see: http://www.ellcjournal.org/submission). By submitting your manuscripts to the special issue, you are acknowledging that you accept the rules established for publication of manuscripts, including agreement to pay the Article Processing Charges for the manuscripts. Manuscripts should be submitted electronically through the online manuscript submission system at http://www.sciencepublishinggroup.com/login. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal and will be listed together on the special issue website.

  • Published Papers

    The special issue currently is open for paper submission. Potential authors are humbly requested to submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript by clicking here.