Women & Language

A peer-reviewed journal that publishes original scholarly articles and creative work

covering all aspects of communication, language, and gender

Explore our current issue...

Volume 44, Issue 2
Fall 2021

with Articles on...

critical mood, mental health, orgasms, feminist politics, inclusive language,

breastfeeding, and the military

Book Reviews of...

Quantitative Research Methods in Communication: The Power of

Numbers for Social Justice by Erica Scharrer and Srividya Ramasu-bramanian 

Black or Right: Anti/Racist Campus Rhetorics by Louis M. Maraj

Charmian Kittredge London: Trailblazer, Author, Adventurer by Iris

Jamahl Dunkle

and a Forum celebrating the contributions of...

Ashton Mouton

Women & Language embraces the scholarly freedoms of a computer-mediated and digitally-enabled world by publishing scholarly and creative work that may not be possible to disseminate through traditional print journals.
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Contributions may be empirical, rhetorical-critical, interpretive, theoretical, and/or artistic. We invite submissions from scholars, students, activists, and practitioners at any stage of their careers and all appropriate research methodologies are welcome. Please direct all inquiries about the process to Editor, Siobhan E. Smith-Jones, at editorwomenandlanguage@gmail.com.  

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W&L publishes two issues per year, and subscriptions start at $25. 

The W&L Team

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 Siobhan E. Smith-Jones​
University of Louisville

Editorial Assistant

Elyssa Q. Smith
University of Louisville