Call For Papers

focus is inviting interested authors to contribute to the upcoming issue. The call for papers will be updated with each new issue. If you missed this year’s deadline, check back in at a later point; we post a new call every fall.

focus on German Studies, Vol. 28

focus on German Studies is an annually published journal which features the original scholarship of graduate students. We are currently seeking articles for publication for the 28th volume.

focus casts as broad a net as possible, encouraging publication on all aspects of German Studies to reflect the varied intellectual engagement and research conducted by graduate students. Articles should be 15-25 pages in length and will pass 2 rounds of blind peer review before publication.

Submit an abstract of your article (250 words) to Natalie Ford and Kayla Weiglein at by December 4th, 2020. Decisions will be announced by mid-December.
Final articles are due February 1, 2020 and must be double spaced, and MLA formatted.
Estimated Publication Date is August 2021