Word and Text - A Journal of Literary Studies and Linguistics (ISSN 2069-9271; online ISSN 2247-9163) is an annual peer-reviewed international journal which ranges across critical theory, literary studies and criticism, cultural studies as well as general and applied and linguistics. The journal is owned and sponsored by Universitatea Petrol-Gaze din Ploiești. It publishes articles, review articles and reviews in English, both by established scholars and young researchers, which explore a broad range of current issues in theory, criticism and linguistics in relation to literature, culture and language. 

Impact of the Journal


Word and Text - A Journal of Literary Studies and Linguistics has been acknowledged as a leading academic journal by Romania’s National Council for Research (CNCS, A category) since 2020 onwards. It is currently included in the following databases:


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- Clarivate Analytics, Emerging Sources Citation Index – Journal List - click here

- CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)

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