About the Journal


“Contemporary Issues of Literary Studies” is proceedings of annual International symposium, and
includes topics and problems relevant to the modern literary criticism, as well as unpublished results of important research. Each proceedings have a subtitle, which specifies the theme of the symposium of current year. The mission of the journal is the internationalization of Kartvelian Studies - full integration of Georgian literature into world literary and cultural processes. 

The Symposium has been founded in 2007 and is organized by Shota Rustaveli Institute of Georgian Literature. Scientific areas and directions of the Symposium include : Old, new and contemporary Georgian and world literature, Folklore, Theory of literature, Textual Criticism. Articles are published in three languages ​​(Georgian, English, Russian). Articles are peer reviewed.