Call for papers



estrema: interdisciplinary Review for the humanities is an on-line publication of the Centre for Comparative Studies (CEC) of the School of Arts and Humanities of the University of Lisbon (FLUL).

Its exclusive goal is to publish the papers of both undergraduate and graduate students. Giving its interdisciplinary character, estrema accepts works developing comparative approaches to some of the following areas:

  • Literature
  • Music
  • Cinema
  • Critical Theory
  • Visual arts


All papers will be subjected to a double blind peer review process. Articles will be reviewed upon arrival, and those accepted will be allocated in the next issues of estrema.


Editing: texts must be in Times New Roman font size 12, 2 line spacing. Styles and automatic editing such as numeration and marks should not be used. For further detail please check estrema’s Style Guide.

Bibliographical references/quotation: all quotes and bibliographical references included in the text must follow the Chicago Manual of Style: Author-Date (16th Edition) reference system.

Articles/Papers will not be considered unless they have between 4000 and 7000 words, including footnotes and bibliography. Moreover, they must be accompanied by the author’s full name, individual e-mail address and a brief bionote.

Working languages: Portuguese, Spanish, French, English.

Deadline: Ongoing.