Australian Journal of French Studies

The Australian Journal of French Studies (AJFS) celebrated its fiftieth anniversary in 2013. It has been published by Liverpool University Press since 2012. It is an international, peer-reviewed journal devoted to French and Francophone literature, culture and society.  There are three numbers per year. The journal encourages new theoretical engagements and welcomes interdisciplinary approaches. Articles are published in English and in French. The majority of numbers are focused on a specific theme, but numbers on miscellaneous topics are usually published annually, and submissions on miscellaneous topics are welcome at any time. Articles for publication and proposals for special numbers, and any editorial enquiries, should be addressed to:

Professor Jarrod Hayes
Editor, AJFS
School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics
Menzies Building, 20 Chancellors Walk
Monash University, Melbourne, VIC 3800, Australia

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Special numbers forthcoming and planned:

  • Empathy and Imagination: Translation, Zola, and the French Nineteenth Century
  • The Care (Re)Turn in Contemporary French and Francophone Cultural Production
  • The Culture of Commitment
  • Aux frontières du réel: Littérature et réalité au XXIe siècle

Past special numbers have included:

  • French Studies on the Move
  • The Practices of Translation
  • Ecrivains au travail / Writers at Work
  • Francophonie and its Futures
  • Monsters and Monstrosities
  • (Rétro)projections: French Cinema in the Twenty-first Century
  • Voices from North Africa