Please share your experiences working with these journals! Feel free to add other journals to the list. Try to stick with this format: each journal should be separated by dashes, and responses under each journal should each have their own bullet.
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Australian Journal of French StudiesEdit
Contemporary French and Francophone StudiesEdit
French Cultural StudiesEdit
- As of Fall 2016, a wait of about 9-12 months from submission to response.
- About a month and a half from submission to an acceptance with revisions to address reviewers' comments. Backlog of articles means 1 year+ from acceptance to publication
French Historical StudiesEdit
French Studies (Oxford UP)Edit
- Is anyone able to share recent information/experience regarding time from submission to decision?
- I submitted an article here in June 2015-heard back in 4 weeks with one reader's report and a conditional acceptance. Made revisions and heard back again in 4 weeks, the essay appeared in print in January 2016. A very rapid and helpful experience.
- I submitted to French Studies at the end of June 2017. Still waiting to hear back, but it's only been 2 months.
International Journal of Francophone StudiesEdit
Modern & Contemporary FranceEdit
Nineteenth-Century French StudiesEdit
- Lightning fast initial review (1 week or so) for a decisive rejection. The blind reviewer's comments were, however, quite helpful, and the piece was published elsewhere in about a year's time.
- Rejected a year after the initial submission. However, the 3 reviews were quite helpful.
- Helpful comments from reviewers, even though the article was rejected after about six months.
Studies in French CinemaEdit
- Also posted at Film Journals