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 45, Issue 1
Spring 2022

with Articles on...

vaccine advertising and collaborative environmental rhetoric

Book Reviews of...

The Invisible Kingdom: Reimagining Chronic Illness by Megan O’Rourke


Women’s Ways of Making edited by Maureen Daly Goggin and Shirley K. Rose

and a section celebrating the life of...

Bren Ortega Murphy

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