Humanities — Open Access Journal

Humanities (ISSN 2076-0787) is an international, scholarly, peer-reviewed, open access journal for scholarly papers of exceptionally high quality across all humanities disciplines. Humanities is published quarterly online by MDPI. 
  • Open Access - free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) funded by institutions through Knowledge Unlatched, resulting in no direct charge to authors.
  • High visibility: Indexed in ERIH Plus.
  • Rapid publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors approximately 25 days after submission; acceptance to publication is undertaken in 6.89 days (median values for papers published in the first six months of 2018).
  • Recognition of Reviewers: reviewers who provide timely, thorough peer-review reports receive vouchers entitling them to a discount on the APC of their next publication in any MDPI journal, in appreciation of the work done.

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Special Issues

Special Issue in Humanities
Further Explorations Along the Silk Road Guest Editor: Geoffrey Kain
Deadline: 1 September 2018
Special Issue in Humanities
Environment, Ecology, Climate and ‘Nature’ in 21st Century Scottish Literature Guest Editors: Carla Sassi, Graeme Macdonald
Deadline: 15 September 2018
Special Issue in Humanities
Nordic and European Modernisms Guest Editor: Jakob Lothe
Deadline: 1 October 2018
Special Issue in Humanities
Beat Generation Writers as Readers of World Literature Guest Editor: Hassan Melehy
Deadline: 15 October 2018

Topical Collections

Topical Collection in Humanities
Idea of the University Collection Editor: Satoshi Watanabe

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