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JELL welcomes new, original submissions on a wide variety of topics pertaining to language and literature. When submitting to JELL, however, please make sure that the following guidelines be observed: The length of submitted papers should be between 5000 and 7,000 words, inclusive of the footnotes but excluding the Works Cited reference list. All submissions should conform to the requirements of the latest 2016 version of JELL Style Manual from the English Language and Literature Association of Korea. JELL will not accept submissions already published or under consideration elsewhere. The submission should include an abstract of no more than 250 words and 5 keywords. The author should provide his/her personal information (biodata) to be included in the article in approximately 50~70 words, using Bold text for the name only.

For example:

Steve Kim is Associate Professor and Chairperson of English at the University of California. He teaches British Romantic Poetry and Nineteenth-Century Literature. He has published on Wordsworth, Coleridge, Keats, Bram Stoker, Mary Shelley, and others. He is currently working on Romanticism and public opinion.
Email: steve.kim@hanmail.net

Electronic submissions must be readable on a PC and composed in MS Word. Submissions should be uploaded on the website: http://ellak.jams.or.kr. Papers can be submitted at any time of the year, and there is no deadline for submission. The review process for submissions involves the evaluation by five expert readers. In most cases, we are able to reach a final decision regarding publication within one months. Essays typically appear in print one to three months after they are accepted.

When a submission is accepted to be published, the author is responsible for the publication fee. The publication fee is ₩250,000 Korean Won in general and ₩400,000 Korean Won if the article receives financial support from any source.

Authors of essays published in the journal receive two complimentary copies of the issue in which their work appears along with 15 prints of their articles.

Correspondence concerning submissions, editorial procedures, and books for review should be addressed to the following email address: ellak_journal@daum.net.




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