Focus & Scope

Lire Journal (Journal of Linguistics and Literature) is referred journal dedicated to the publications of research in the areas of Language, Literature, and Culture.

Lire Journal has been accredited by The Indonesian Ministry of Research and Technology (SINTA 3) since 2018 and is valid until 2023.

Lire journal publishes articles in the field of Language, Literature, and The Study of Culture.

In the field of Language, it covers issues in both Micro and Macro Linguistics. Micro linguistics such as Morphology, Phonology, Syntax, and Semantics are welcomed. Macro linguistics covers the area of Applied Linguistics such as Sociolinguistics, Psycholinguistics, Discourse Analysis, Critical Discourse Analysis, Pragmatics, Stylistics, Corpus Linguistics, and others.

In the area of Literature, it deals with Old, Modern, and Contemporary Literature, Comparative Literature, American Literature, Asian Literature, and others.

In the Study of Culture, it explores Cultural Texts and Practices, such as Popular Culture (Movie Analysis, Music Analysis, Media Studies), Cultural Translations, and others.

Its overriding objective is to provide a forum for scholars and practitioners in the mentioned areas to address a broad cross-section of the professions.

Appropriate subjects include but are not limited to, the dissemination of well-conceived analysis, research reports, studies, and application of theories or approaches (critical theory, cultural studies, rhetorics, and others). By providing a public platform for publication, Lire Journal (Journal of Linguistics and Literature) hopes to encourage the global community to think more broadly, thoroughly, and analytically concerning issues in the study of language, literature, and culture.