World of Literature – Journal for Modern Literatures

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Publisher: Faculty of Arts, Charles University, Prague
Periodicity of Publication: twice a year
Published Since: 1991
Languages: Czech, some papers are published in foreign languages;
all papers have a foreign language (usually English) abstract
Peer Reviews: The journal is peer reviewed, the papers usually reviewed by the members of the editorial board

 

Focus:

The journal focuses on modern European and American literatures, with outreach to other cultural areas. It stresses the comparative approach to literature, it helps to integrate the study of foreign literatures in the light of modern literary criticism and the problems of contemporary era.

Editorial Board

Gema Areta Marigó (Universidad de Sevilla)
Jonathan Bolton (Harvard University)
Alessandro Catalano (Universita degli studi di Padova)
Alice Jedličková (Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic)
Oldřich Král (Charles University, Prague)
Petr Kyloušek (Masaryk University, Brno)
Holt Meyer (Universität Erfurt)
Martin Procházka (Charles University, Prague)
Jiří Stromšík (Charles University, Prague)
Paulína Šišmišová (Komensky University, Bratislava)
Dalibor Tureček (University of South Bohemia)
Emil Volek (Arizona State University)

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  • Co-editors:
    Vladimír Svatoň (editor-in-chief), Anna Housková
  • Executive editor:
    Pavel Šidák
  • Editorial address:
    Svět literatury, Filozofická fakulta UK, Ústav románských studií,
    nám. Jana Palacha 2, 116 38 Praha 1, Czech Republic
    e-mail: pavel.sidak@seznam.cz
  • Subscription:
    Faculty Of Arts Press, Charles University in Prague 
    nám. Jana Palacha 2, 116 38 Praha 1, Czech Republic
    Orders: books@ff.cuni.cz, contact person: Ondřej Bělíček,
    ondrej.belicek@ff.cuni.cz