Online submission: Articles for publication in the Journal of Avant-Garde Studies can be submitted online through Editorial Manager via which they will be peer-reviewed. To submit an article, click here.

Articles should be between 6,000 and 10,000 words (general and research articles). The following should be included: abstract (max.100 words), up to six keywords, affiliation details and an e-mail address.

For more details on online submission, please visit our EM Support page.

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For any questions about your manuscript, please contact the Editor in Chief, Benedikt Hjartarson, University of Iceland.
For any questions about submission via Editorial Manager, please contact Brill's EM support
All other matters can be directed to the publisher at BRILL, Masja Horn.
Editors in Chief
Éva Forgács, Art Center C of Design in Pasadena, CA, USA
Benedikt Hjartarson, University of Iceland, Reykjavík, Iceland
Sami Sjöberg, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Managing Editor
Przemysław Strożek, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland

Editorial Board
Mark Antliff, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
Wolfgang Asholt, Humboldt University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Paula Barreiro López, Université Grenoble-Alpes, Grenoble, France
Hubert van den Berg, Palacký University Olomouc, Olomouc, Czech Republic
Stephen Cain, York University, Toronto, ON, Canada
Tim Conley, Brock University, St. Catharines, ON, Canada
Rubén Gallo, Princeton University, NJ USA
Irene Gammel, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON, Canada
Bojan Jović, Inst. for Literature & Arts, Belgrade, Serbia
Béatrice Joyeux-Prunel, Université de Genève, Genève, Switzerland
Andreas Kramer, Goldsmiths College, London, UK
Christina Lodder, Kent University, Canterbury, UK
Gao Minglu, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Nancy Perloff, Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Jed Rasula, University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
Yeon Shim Chung, Hongik University, Seoul, South Korea
Julia Vaingurt, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
"Modernist studies has been a booming field for the past twenty-five years, but only now with the Journal of Avant-Garde Studies will we finally benefit from a forum specifically designed to look into the core, the engine without which modernism would simply not exist. The closer we look, the more we'll see that the avant-garde is the seed from which the mighty oak of modernism grew." – Jed Rasula, Professor of English, University of Georgia, USA
All interested in 20th-century art, modernism and the avant-garde movements. Relevant also for advanced undergraduate and graduate courses in art history, cultural history, literary studies, and transnational studies as well as an international audience of scholars and museum experts.

Journal of Avant-Garde Studies

Published twice annually, the Journal of Avant-Garde Studies is an interdisciplinary forum for critical discussion of the experimental, the outrageous, and the unclassifiable in the arts and literature, from the heyday of modernism to today. The perspective is global, the theoretical approaches are diverse, and the eligible subjects range from the famous to the forgotten.
JAGS seeks to broaden and enrich our history of the vanguard.
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