Critical Literary Studies (formerly known as Contemporary Literary and Cultural Studies) is a peer-reviewed biannual journal run by the Department of English Language and Literature at the University of Kurdistan in Sanandaj, Iran. CLS received its license from the Iranian Ministry of Culture on 5/6/1397 (28 August, 2018) with the License Number 79848. CLS is ranked 'B' in 2020 by achieving 737.5 points out of 1000 from the Academic Journals Portal of the Iranian Ministry of Science, Research and Technology.
CLS is supported by an expert Editorial Board. The academic editors in the CLS journal take an objective and constructive approach to peer review, ensuring each manuscript is evaluated on its own scholarly merits and research integrity.
CLS also presents collections that publish the latest studies on key topics and discussion within the academic community in terms of research projects and conferences (at least 24 articles per year). Publishing with the CLS means that you will receive fast and reliable publishing and a global platform for your research to reach its full potential.