The Baltic Journal of English Language, Literature and Culture (BJELLC) is an open access multidisciplinary international scholarly journal, which is issued once a year by the University of Latvia (since 2011).

The BJELLC aims to help scholars doing research in linguistics, literature and culture to share their knowledge worldwide through open access. 

ISSN 1691-9971 (Print)

ISSN 2501-0395 (Online)

The DOI of the BJELLC is https://doi.org/10.22364/BJELLC

Each volume and each article have a DOI number since 2018.


All journal volumes are available on the University of Latvia websites:


The next call for papers will be announced in May 2023 (Vol. 14, 2024).



The journal publishes original theoretical and empirical studies including, but not limited to:

  •          Discourse analysis and pragmatics
  •          Lexicology and terminology
  •          Stylistics
  •          Language acquisition
  •          Psycholinguistics
  •          Corpus linguistics
  •          Translation and contrastive studies
  •          Cultural studies
  •          Literary and critical theory
  •          Postcolonial literatures
  •          Comparative literature
  •           American literature and drama
  •          Gender and literature