Avain – Finnish Review of Literary Studies

From 1929 to 2003, the most visible aspect of the Society was the publication of the Annals of the Finnish Literary Research Society. Even though in the early years of the Society the Annals were not quite annual, 52 issues of this publication, the most significant one in Finnish literary research, had been published by 2000. The publication of the Annals ended in 2004 when the publication of Avain – Finnish Review of Literary Studies began. In 2020 the quarterly became an open-access journal, and all content is freely available on journal.fi. Members of the Society also receive a printed journal as a members’ benefit.

It is also possible to subscribe to Avain – Finnish Review of Literary Studies without becoming a member of the Society. The price for the yearly subscription is 48 Euro and this amount should be paid directly in the Society account FI90 8000 1201 4734 45. You should note down the name and address of the subscriber in the message field, and mention that you do not wish to become a member.

Avain – Finnish Review of Literary Studies is a peer-reviewed publication and the editors-in-chief are selected from different universities in Finland. The current editors-in-chief are Lottamari Kähkönen and Riitta Jytilä. More information about the quarterly and is editorial board can be found on the journal website at journal.fi.