Welcome to The ESSE Messenger website!
The ESSE Messenger is the online journal of ESSE (the European Society for the Study of English). Its main purpose is to disseminate information about English Studies in Europe and to foster intellectual and scholarly cooperation and development. The Messenger is a forum for academic research in Europe, a forum where ESSE members are invited to share their research and their findings with the academic community of the whole of Europe. The Messenger is a publication at the service of the academic community, it is open to those who have something to show and to share with the rest of the community.
The range of contributions welcomed by the Editor includes articles and notes, book reviews, conference reports, announcement of forthcoming events and other matters of interest to university teachers of English language and literature and to those engaged in English Studies research. The distribution of such contributions is as follows:
- Materials such as news, info and notes about current ESSE matters, conference reports, academic events, book announcements or in memoriam articles are published as they are received on the All Blog Posts page of The Blog platform of the ESSE Messenger website. The materials published as blog posts are associated with several categories listed in The Blog menu; if clicked, the specific posts associated with them are displayed.
- Professional articles, book reviews, literary excerpts from guest authors, interviews are published in PDF on the Recent Issues page of The Journal platform of the ESSE Messenger website twice a year – (i) in July (the Summer issue) and (ii) December (the Winter issue). These issues are password protected during the first year after their publication. The passwords are sent to the ESSE members via each national association. After a year these passwords are removed and the issues are moved to the Back Issues (> Online) archives of the ESSE Messenger.
All contributions to the ESSE Messenger should observe the Editorial Code and the Stylesheet and should be sent to the Editor at the email address inserted below. The opinions expressed by the contributors are their own responsibility.
Correspondence regarding ESSE activities should be addressed to the President or Secretary. Correspondence about the work of its constituent associations should be sent to the national representatives.
Interested advertisers can place advertisements in the website of The ESSE Messenger. Details are given on the Advertisers page of the website.
All material published in the ESSE Messenger is copyright of ESSE and of individual contributors, unless otherwise stated. Requests for permissions to reproduce such material should be addressed to the Editor.
Dr. Adrian Radu
Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Faculty of Letters
Department of English
email address: firstname.lastname@example.org