Scriptum 1/ 2018

The winter volume of the Creative Writing Research Journal edited by Jyvässkylä University is already published and available to be freely downloaded both in English and Finnish. Additionally, the call for papers for the spring edition is already open until March, 31 

In this new edition, Scriptum compiles four articles combining local and foreign contributors, some of them current EACWP individual members and colleagues.

The index for this summer issue gathers different topics of interests from the following participants:

  • Françoise Khoury: “Literature outside books.”
  • Christina Thatcher: “Losing Andrew:  Disenfranchised Grief in Shelly Wagner’s Poetry.”
  • Satu Erra: “Kirjoittamisen tarjoumat lukiossa.”
  • Elisa Auvinen: (Review in Finnish) Melanie Brooks 2017: Writing hard stories – Celebrated memoirists who shaped art from trauma.

The call for papers for the second edition of the year is already open up to March, 31.

Main areas of the journal

Poetry Therapy, New Writing, Narrative autobiography, Writing Process, Pedagogy of Composition, Media Writing Studies, Adaptation, Literary Theory, Rhetoric, Poetics of Writing, Authorship Studies and Artistic Research of Literature.

The editorial board of the journal will evaluate and decide which articles will be published, based on the referee statements. Authors must confirm that the submitted manuscript has not been published previously or submitted for publication elsewhere. Once accepted for publication, the efficient editorial board assists and supports the writers throughout the publication process.

Contact info

Chief-editor Risto Niemi-Pynttäri :

Previous editions

Jyväskylä University Digital Archive JYX, open access.

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