Victorian Periodicals Review

RSVP’s flagship journal, Victorian Periodicals Review, publishes the latest research in the vibrant and rapidly expanding field of 19th-century media studies. VPR features special issues, book reviews, announcements, and a biennial bibliography.

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Current Issue

Volume 53, Number 2, Summer 2020 – Table of Contents

Cover of Victorian Periodicals Review, Volume 52, Number 2, Summer 2020

Submission Guidelines

The editor of VPR invites articles on the editorial and publishing history of Victorian periodicals. Emphasis is on the historical, critical, or bibliographical importance of periodicals in the history and culture of Victorian Britain, Ireland, and the Empire. Contributions should be written in MS Word and prepared according to the Chicago Manual of Style. A VPR Style Guide is available from the editor. The author’s name should be removed from the manuscript before submission via e-mail:

Correspondence may be directed to:

Katherine Malone
Editor, Victorian Periodicals Review
Department of English
South Dakota State University
301 Pugsley Center
Box 2218
Brookings, SD 57007 USA

Books for review should be sent to:

Laura Vorachek
Associate Editor, Victorian Periodicals Review
Department of English
University of Dayton
300 College Park
Dayton, OH 45469-1520 USA

Those interested in reviewing books should fill out this brief online form.