ISSN 0718-2295 online version
ISSN 0048-7651 print version


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General information

Revista Chilena de Literatura was founded in 1970. It is sponsored by the rectorship of the Universidad de Chile and it is affiliated with the Facultad de Filosofía y Humanidades. This journal welcomes writings and articles written in Spanish that have not been previously published. Revista Chilena de Literatura addresses a whole range of topics since it includes studies of writers, literary works and similar issues from the present and the past, from Chile as well as from foreign countries.

The journal is organized into four sections:
Studies: literary scientific articles that promote the development of knowledge of the specific topic discussed.
Notes: usually briefer than articles and without the usual scientific organization present in scientific studies. However, they should be internally consistent and appropriately founded.
Documents about different authors and their works, such as interviews, new translations and unpublished writings that may allow a better understanding of these authors’ works.
Reviews of recently published works.
The abbreviation of the journal is Rev. chil. lit., and it must be used in bibliographies, notes, legends and bibliographic references.

Revista Chilena de Literatura has semiannual frecuency.

The abbreviation of the journal is Rev. chil. lit., and it must be used in bibliographies, notes, legends and bibliographic references.


The articles published in Revista Chilena de Literatura are indexed or abstracted in:
Institute for Scientific Information -Arts & Humanities Citation Index - A&HCI - Current Contents/Arts & Humanities - CC/A&H. Web of Science.
Scientific Electronic Library Online SCIELO -
Modern Language Association - MLA Bibliography.
Hispanic American Periodical Index. United States - HAPI.
Review of Bulletin of Hispanic Studies. Liverpool, England.
Spanish bibliography published by the Spanish Ministry of Culture.
UNAM - CLASE – Citas latinoamericanas en Ciencias Sociales since 1997, access only via Internet.
Ulrich's - International Periodical Directory. United States of America.
ERIH European Reference Index for the Humanities
Servicio al día, SISIB, Universidad de Chile.

Copyright (rights and permission)

Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Filosofía y Humanidades, Departamento de Literatura.
Copies: the authors that publish in this journal grant their rights to the Universidad de Chile. The published articles can be reproduced by previous permission from the journal. The original place of the publication must be acknowledged and three copies of the article must be sent to the editors.


The publication of this Revista Chilena de Literatura is financed by:

  • Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Filosofía y Humanidades.
  • Publication Fund of Scientific Journals, National Commission of Scientific and Technological Research (CONICYT).

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Universidad de Chile
Facultad de Filosofía y Humanidades
Departamento de Literatura

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Santiago - Chile
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