About this journal

Vestnik of St. Petersburg State University. Series 9. Philology. Asian Studies. Journalism is an academic journal that publishes papers and analytical reviews to encourage discussion in academic communities. It especially welcomes contributions with a theoretical, empirical or applied focus in linguistics and literature studies. The journal also comprises a review section, a chronicle of academic events and papers on topics at the cutting edge of the disciplines developed by the renowned research schools at St. Petersburg State University.

The journal features a special section with a focus on series of events in the history of the University, life and works of its prominent scholars and scientists.

Serially, we publish special issues with a focus on series of events in the history of culture or research areas and schools. The purpose of the special issues is to provide up-to-date insights into the current research issues.

The journal serves academic communities to stay at the forefront of research developments in philology and interdisciplinary investigations in the humanities in Russia and abroad.