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About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Studies in Canadian Literature / Études en littérature canadienne (SCL/ÉLC) is a biannual, bilingual journal devoted to the study of Canadian literature in English and French, and published at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton. SCL/ÉLC is peer-reviewed, and welcomes submissions on all aspects of Canadian literature. The journal has published continuously since 1975, when it was founded by Barrie Davies, Desmond Pacey, Roger Ploude, and Michael Taylor.

The Editor of SCL/ÉLC is Cynthia Sugars (cynthia.sugars@uottawa.ca). The Managing Editor is Ian LeTourneau (scl@unb.ca). Past editors are Kathleen Scherf, John Ball, Jennifer Andrews, and Herb Wyile.

SCL/ÉLC is indexed in the Canadian Periodical Index, the MLA Index, and the American Humanities Index; it is available on-line in the Canadian Business and Current Affairs Database and in microform from Micromedia Inc. It is a member of the Canadian Association of Learned Journals, the Association of Canadian Studies, and the Canadian Magazine Publishers Association.

Publication of the journal is made possible by grants from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, the University of New Brunswick, and the Province of New Brunswick.

Publication Frequency

Studies in Canadian Literature / Études en littérature canadienne is published twice a year.

Sponsoring Organizations

Department of English at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton

Sources of Support

  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada
  • University of New Brunswick
  • Province of New Brunswick