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 1
Spring 2021

with Articles on...

the Women's March on Washington, disclosing sexual harassment, performative face theory, fatherhood, LGBTQ+ media representation, and the Finnish Presidential Election

Book Reviews of...

Presumed Incompetent II: Race, Class, Power, and Resistance of Women
in Academia
edited by Yolanda Flores Niemann, Gabriella Gutiérrez
y Muhs, & Carmen G. González

Food Blogs, Postfeminism, and the Communication of Expertise by
Alane L. Presswood

and a Forum celebrating the contributions of...

M. Chad McBride

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, Leland G. Spencer at editorwomenandlanguage@gmail.com.  

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The W&L Team


 Leland G. Spencer​
Miami University 
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Editorial Assistants

Megan Schoettler
Miami University
Lydia Allison
Miami University