Faculty-Edited Journals

  • Ninth Letter is a semi-annual literary arts journal published at UIUC by the Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Creative Writing Program in collaboration with the School of Art & Design.
  • Configurations explores the relations of literature and the arts to the sciences and technology.
  • The Eighteenth Century publishes timely reviews covering all aspects of Long-Eighteenth-Century culture including literature, history, fine arts, science, history of ideas, and popular culture.  Their website posts online-only review supplements on
  • Recent Americanist scholarship has generated some of the most forceful responses to questions about literary history and theory. Yet too many of the most provocative essays have been scattered among a wide variety of narrowly focused publications.
  • JEGP focuses on Northern European literatures of the Middle Ages, covering Medieval English, Germanic, and Celtic Studies.