Neuphilologische Mitteilungen

Neuphilologische Mitteilungen (Bulletin of the Modern Language Society, ISSN 0028-3754) is a refereed journal published since 1899. It now has two issues per year. The journal is indexed in the Linguistic Bibliography, Linguistics Abstracts Online, the MLA International Bibliography, The Year’s Work in Modern Language Studies, and Ulrich's Web.

As of 2020 (vol. 121), Neuphilologische Mitteilungen will be published as an open-access e-journal via, a journal management and publishing service provided by the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies at

The latest issue to come out is number 1 of volume 119 (2018).

PDF iconIndex of vol. 118 (2017)

Peer review statement

All articles published in Neuphilologische Mitteilungen have been peer reviewed. Anonymised submissions are reviewed by two independent experts, and their reports are sent to the author.

The peer review documents are stored in the digital archives of the journal editors. For accepted submissions these include the article manuscript, the reviewers’ reports and the decision. For rejected submissions only the names of the authors and reviewers and the title of the submission are stored.

Submissions that fall outside the scope of the journal or fail in the initial quality screening do not enter the review process. In such cases the authors are informed directly that their article cannot be published in Neuphilologische Mitteilungen.

PDF iconInstructions for authors

Prof. Päivi Pahta, English philology
Prof. Meri Larjavaara, Romance philology
Prof. Christopher Schmidt, German philology

Advisory board
English philology:
Leena Kahlas-Tarkka (Helsingin yliopisto)
Matti Peikola (Turun yliopisto)
Minna Palander-Collin (Helsingin yliopisto)
Colette Moore (University of Washington)
Hendrik De Smet (KU Leuven)
Germanic philology:
Jarmo Korhonen (Helsingin yliopisto)
Irma Hyvärinen (Helsingin yliopisto)
Henrik Nikula (Turun yliopisto)
Albrecht Greule (Universität Regensburg)
Michael Prinz (Universität Zürich)
Romance philology:
Leena Löfstedt (Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, University of California at Los Angeles)
Timo Riiho (Helsingin yliopisto)
Elina Suomela-Härmä (Helsingin yliopisto)
Martin Glessgen (Universität Zürich/Ecole pratique des hautes études)
Luis García Fernández (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)

Article contributions and publications for review should be sent to the Editorial Secretary
Marja Ursin
Modern Language Society of Helsinki
PO Box 24 (Unioninkatu 40)
FIN-00014 University of Helsinki

Subscriptions to the Bulletin should be sent to the Secretary
Carla Suhr
Modern Language Society of Helsinki
PO Box 24 (Unioninkatu 40)
FIN-00014 University of Helsinki

The annual subscription price of the Bulletin for non-members is EUR 80 (subscriptions in Finland: EUR 40).