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ISSN 1135-7789

Ana Sáez Hidalgo

(Universidad de Valladolid)

Francisco José Borge López
(Universidad de Oviedo)

Tamara Pérez Fernández
Sara Medina Calzada
Marta Revilla Rivas
María José Mora Sena
(Universidad de Sevilla)


, Yearbook of the Spanish and Portuguese Society for English Renaissance Studies, is an annual publication devoted to current criticism and scholarship on English Renaissance Studies. It is peer-reviewed by external referees, following a double-blind policy.

is included in the following indexes and repertories:

•  Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature (ABELL)
•  Arts and Humanities Citation Index
•  CARHUS+ (Evaluación de revistas científicas de las Ciencias Sociales y las Humanidades de la Agència de Gestió d'Ajuts Universitaris i de Recerca)
•  CIRC (Clasificación integrada de revistas científicas)
•  Dialnet plus
•  DICE-CINDOC (Centro Superior de Investigaciones Científicas)
•  EBSCOHOST [NB: last year's articles and notes will be available shortly]
•  European Reference Index for the Humanities and Social Sciences (ERIH and ERIH plus)
•  Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología (FECYT)
•  Matriz de Información para el Análisis de Revistas  (MIAR)
•  MLA Bibliography
•  RESH   
•  SCIMAGO Journal Rank
•  Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory
•  Web of Science

Quality assessment: SEDERI Yearbook has obtained the Quality Award from the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT). The issues published in 2012 and 2013 are in Q2 and Q3 in the disciples of Literature and Literary Theory (Q2), Linguistics and Language (Q3), Cultural Studies (Q3), Language and Linguistics (Q3), according to the Scimago Journal Rank. The Matriz de Información para el Análisis de Revistas (MIAR), in its 2014 ranking, has assessed SEDERI Yearbook with 9.88 points (ICDS index).

Additional Information about SEDERI Yearbook
Submissions will be sent to two referees for assessment, following a blind peer-review policy. In case of disagreement, a third report will be decisive. If the paper is accepted for publication, the authors may be asked to consider the suggestions made by the referees and to bring it into line with our style sheet. The contributions, in its final form, will then go through copyediting, layout, and proofreading. Once published, the authors will receive a copy of the issue in which their work is included.

1. Relation to SEDERI areas of interest.
2. Originality and interest of the topic in relation to current research.
3. Use of concepts and methods of analysis.
4. Interest of data analysed, results obtained and conclusions reached.
5. Depth of discussion of issues, problems and theoretical concerns.
6. Coherence and cohesion in the thread of argument and structure.
7. Clarity, conciseness and command of the language.
8. Knowledge and review of bibliographical references and sources.
9. Engagement with and discussion of other studies on the topic.
10. Title: its adequacy, clarity and informative quality.

Early Modern English Literature
Early Modern English History and Culture
Early Modern English Language
Restoration English Studies
Early Modern Anglo-Spanish cross-cultural studies
Early Modern Anglo-Portuguese cross-cultural studies

Restrictions on Contributors: None
Time from Submission to Decision: 3 months
Time from Decision to Publication: 9 months
Number of Readers Prior to Decision: 2-3
Articles Submitted Per Year: 20
Articles Published Per Year: 10-12
Book Reviews Published Per Year: 3-5
Information Last Updated: 12/05/2010

Copyright holder: SEDERI

The issues of SEDERI are published Open Access in the society website (www.sederi.org) and are also accessible through several other providers of academic publications like Dialnet.

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