Outskirts online journal

Future Issues

Further information

Style guide for submissions


Enquiries, submissions or proposals: 

  • Assoc Prof Alison Bartlett
    English and Cultural Studies (M202)
    The University of Western Australia
    35 Stirling Highway
    Crawley 6009
    Western Australia

Outskirts welcomes submissions from all feminist researchers, and particularly encourages submissions from postgraduate researchers.

Call for papers

See submissions below. 



Outskirts publishes:

  • scholarly feminist articles of 5000-7000 words that are fully refereed
  • commentaries on feminist projects, issues or teaching of around 3000 words which are not refereed.
  • book reviews

Outskirts is published in May and November, but will accept submissions continuously throughout the year.

All submissions should follow the Chicago Author-Date Style. For further information, please refer to the style guide regarding the correct format for submissions.  

Email submissions to: [email protected]


Outskirts: feminisms along the edge is a fully refereed online journal. It is listed in Urlich's Periodical Directory (ISSN 1445-0445).


By submitting work for publication in Outskirts, the author or contributor warrants that they own the copyright in the work they are submitting, or have permission from any relevant copyright owner to publish in Outskirts.

Authors retain copyright in their work and may republish their work in other forms.

Outskirts is an Open Access Journal and work may be shared under the Creative Commons licence BY-NC-ND

Outskirts is committed to ensuring the widest possible audience for its published works and has sublicensing arrangements with other publishers. By submitting to Outskirts authors acknowledge that their work may be distributed to other publishers, electronic databases, indexes and collection companies.