The Journal of Modern Jewish Studies is internationally recognized and covers several disciplines including history, social studies, religion, thought, literature and the arts, from the early modern period to the present day. Published three times a year, it encourages work from younger scholars at the start of their academic careers, as well as welcoming contributions from established and senior scholars. Each issue of the journal comprises research papers and reviews of scholarship in Jewish Studies. The journal has established an annual essay prize for scholars in the early stages of their careers.
The Journal of Modern Jewish Studies has wide regional coverage and chronological range. A collection of articles taken from a number of issues has been published as a book, Sites of Jewish Memory: Jews in and from Islamic Lands (2014).
Peer Review Policy:
All research articles published in this journal have undergone rigorous peer review, based on initial editor screening and anonymized refereeing by at least two anonymous referees.
The Journal of Modern Jewish Studies accepts submissions by direct email to the editorial office.
Please submit your article to Glenda Abramson.
The journal only publishes manuscripts in English. A typical paper for this journal should be more than 8,000 and no more than 9,000 words.
- Editor-in-Chief: Glenda Abramson, University of Oxford, UK (firstname.lastname@example.org )