Thank you for your interest in submitting to Canadian Literature. We publish peer-reviewed academic articles, book reviews, original Canadian poetry, notes and opinions, and interviews in French or English. We always welcome articles to be considered for general issues, as well as articles targeted for special issues.

How to Submit


Read our submission guidelines for articles, book reviews, and original poetry.


See our latest calls for papers or prepare a general, unpublished manuscript.


Create an account on Open Journal Systems and submit your work!

Check out Laura Moss’ editorial from our issue 236 for tips on how to increase your chances of getting published in an academic journal.

If you have any questions about the submission process, please contact us at can.lit(at)