Philament is a peer-reviewed, open access, online journal of postgraduate and early-career-academic scholarship in literature, cultural studies, and the arts. Founded in 2003 at the University of SydneyPhilament is committed to publishing high quality scholarly work.

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9 August 2017

We are just wrapping up Philament 23, “New Waves: Twenty-First-Century Feminisms” (edited by Blythe Worthy @blythesworthy) and we expect to publish the issue by the end of the month. We’re also pleased to announce that Philament 24, “Peripherality,” is underway, and will be edited by Ben Eldridge.

17 January 2016

We’re pleased to announce the release of our new Call for Papers for Philament 23, New Waves: Twenty-First-Century Feminisms (here).  We encourage all postgraduates and early-career academics to make a submission. Submissions close 1 June, 2017.

23 December 2016

Just in time for the new year, we have published Philament 22: Precarity. You may access the issue here.

1 June 2016

We’re transferring early issues of the journal to the Past Issues archive. Most past issues are now available.