Call for Papers: ELOPE, Vol. 21, No. 1 (June 2024)


ELOPE guest editors, Bernarda Leva, Nastja Prajnč Kacijan and Simon Zupan, warmly invite contributors to submit original research for the June 2024 issue of ELOPE, Absolutely Gabulous: Celebrating English Studies for the 21st Century.

The conference which took place under the same title in September 2023 at University of Maribor examined the current state of English Studies, shedding light on the English language, Anglophone literature, teaching, stylistics, translation and many subdisciplines in the post-pandemic era. The editors encourage speakers from the conference to consider submitting papers based on their presentations at the conference for publication in ELOPE. Potential topics include but are not limited to the following:

• English language
• Literatures in English
• English Language Teaching
• Cultural Studies
• Translation Studies
• Stylistics
• English Studies and AI
• Or other related (sub)disciplines.

The language of contributions is English. Papers should be between 5,000 and 8,000 words in length, with an abstract of no more than 150 words. They should conform to the author guidelines available here, and should be submitted via the ELOPE platform available here. Any technical inquiries can be sent to Andrej Stopar ( The abstract submission deadline is 31 January 2024.