Call for Papers Malay Literature


Call for Papers

Malay Literature is a refereed journal that is issued every June and December. Published by Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, the aim of this journal is to explore and deliberate on issues related to Malay literature. We are currently seeking articles to be published in the upcoming December 2021 and June 2022 issues. Authors are most welcome to submit their articles in the following link:

All submitted articles will go through double blind review process, after which authors will be notified about the status of their article through email. Authors are reminded to conform to the following submission requirements:

  1. The article must be recent, original, previously unpublished and is not being reviewed for publication elsewhere.
  2. The article must be free from all forms of plagiarism.
  3. All sources of excerpts and quotations must be clearly stated in their entirety.
  4. All sources of any secondary data used must be acknowledged in their entirety.
  5. The article must adhere to the format guideline set by the publisher.

The guideline is available at

For more information, please visit

The closing date for submission will be on 15 September 2021 for the December 2021 issue and 15 March 2022 for the June 2022 issue.

For any inquiry, please contact us through email at

Thank you.