About Journal

General policy of the journal: Journal of Culture and Folk Literature aims to encourage studies, research projects, and data collection on language, oral literature, and their analysis from linguistic, literary, social, and cultural perspectives. The main approach of the journal is folk literature and its related elements. Papers related to literature are also received and reviewed if they are conducted in the field of folk culture.

This journal is under the international publication and access law of CC BY (Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial ۴.۰ and the readers can use and distribute the content and format of the papers on the condition that they cite the source in order to help spread world knowledge. Quotations from published papers are allowed in personal weblogs, wikis, governmental websites, social media, virtual institutional resources, or virtual non-commercial resources if they are cited correctly.

Scientific ID of the journal
International Bimonthly Journal of Culture and Folk Literature
Journal Type Scientific (Ministry of Science, Research, and Technology)
Publication Period Bimonthly
Editor-in-Chief Naser Nikoobakht
Establishment 2013
Ranking ISC (Q1), Ministry of Science (B), Impact Factor (0.495)
Ranking Scientific-research with reference to document No. 3/18/23387 on 14/05/2013 in the committee of scientific journals
Average review process Two months, blind-reviewed by at least 3 reviewers
Acceptance rate 28%
Language of publication Farsi (Abstract: English)
Type of publication Electronic
Access policy Open and free (all papers)
Scope Folk literature, folk culture, language and folk dialect, folk arts, ethnography, criticism and culture and folk literature theories (with an emphasis on folk literature for all areas of research)
Address and Contact number 09333086132 (calls available on Monday from 12 to 16), available all time through message and email at: cfl@modares.ac.ir
Research center of Language and Persian Literature, Tarbiat Modares University, Intersection of Jalal and Chamran, Tehran
Executive staff Director: Parnian Zarepour; Farsi editor: Leila Ahmadi; English editor: Ehsan Mehri; Paging: Zeinab Nourpour Juybari
Review and publication charge 200.000 tomans for the review process and 400.000 tomans for the acceptance and publication
Bank account No. Bank account No.: 4001075003007294
Shaba ID.: ir520100004001075003007294
Deposit ID: 386075074140103004110860000000
The payment should be done on the journal’s website (author’s account), which will be done through connecting to the transferring channel of the bank after the primary reception of the paper (before the review process) and after the final acceptance (before the acceptance letter).


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