About Discourse

Discourse explores a variety of topics in contemporary cultural studies, theories of media and literature, and the politics of sexuality, including questions of language and psychoanalysis. The journal publishes valuable and innovative essays on a wide range of cultural phenomena, promoting theoretical approaches to literature, film, the visual arts, and related media.

Current Issue: Volume 41, Issue 1 (2019)



Staying with the Breaks, Dispropriating the Universal: A Response to Eva-Lynn Jagoe
Rose Aiello, Erik Annerborn, Xenia Benivolski, May Chew, Sara Cwynar, Stefana Fratila, Jesse Goldstein, Sandra Huber, Nataleah Hunter-Young, Laurie Kang, Martha Kenney, Tristram Lansdowne, Yaniya Lee, Michael Litwack, Ella Dawn McGeough, Sandrine Schaefer, Matthew Schneider-Mayerson, and Shevaun Wright

Review Essay


Can the Real of Slavery Speak?
Christopher Chamberlin

Book Review



Discourse Editors