Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Journal of Arabic Literature (JaLi) invites scholars, researchers, and students to contribute their studies and research in the fields of Arabic Literary Studies, Arabic Literary History, Arabic Literary theories, Arabic Cultural History, Comparative studies, and Arabic Literary Criticism.


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Journal of Arabic Literature (JaLi) occupies a double-blind review process. Authors should receive acknowledgment of receipt of their articles after one week of submission. The review process will take about three weeks. Articles are reviewed by two independent experts in the relevant field. Reviewers make scientific judgments and recommendations to editors. The reviewer remains unknown to the author. The Handling Editor considers manuscripts and the reviewer's comments before making a final decision whether to accept, accept with revisions or reject the Manuscript. Articles accepted with minor or major revisions should be revised as the reviewers’ comments and suggestions.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.


Author Fee (Article Processing Charge - APC)

JaLi is an open access international journal is an open access international journal. Readers can read and download any full-text articles for free of charge (fully Open Access).

Article processing and publishing at JALi is free of charge.