About Journal

Since 2009, the Center for Women Studies and Research at the University of Tehran has published the open access quarterly Journal of Woman in Culture and Art. It has been accredited with a scientific degree by the Commission of Scientific Journals of the Ministry of Science, Research, and Technology of the country. This journal employs double-blind peer review, and all submitted manuscripts are subjected to a rigorous peer review process by expert reviewers after being examined for similarity using similarity software (Hamtajoo) to ensure their originality. Woman in Culture and Art is the inaugural scholarly journal dedicated to women's issues, featuring gender analysis of cultural and artistic subjects in the context of various scientific currents.


This journal adheres to the guidelines set forth by the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and demonstrates compliance with ethical laws and the highest standards of ethics. A software-based similarity check is performed on all submitted manuscripts in order to verify their authenticity.


Financial Policies

Article Processing Charges

A Woman in Culture and Art article submission incurs an Article Processing Charge (APC). The processing fee for the article is 6,000,000 IRR.



Subscription Fee

Since Woman in Culture and Art is an open access electronic journal, audiences are not required to pay a subscription charge to access its contents.


Journal Policies

Open Access and Copyright Statement

As a fully open-access journal, Journal of Woman in Culture and Art articles are instantaneously accessible to all users via the Internet following their publication. The utilization of Woman in Culture and Art is governed by the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0 International (CC-BY 4.0) license. Authors retain ownership of the copyright for their content in this journal and under an open access license; however, others are permitted to download, reuse, reprint, modify, distribute, and/or replicate the content with proper attribution to the original authors and source. The copyright for this journal is held by the authors, who also retain unrestricted publishing rights  and the copyright.




Publication Ethics Policies

In accordance with ethical laws and the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) code of ethics, Woman in Culture and Art adheres to the most stringent ethical requirements. (See Publication Ethics Policy)




Publishing schedule

Four issues of Woman in Culture and Art are published annually. Everything in the content from inception to conclusion, will be permanently accessible on an exclusive website.






Plagiarism monitoring software

Woman in Culture and Art employs a double-blind peer review process, whereby all submitted manuscripts undergo a stringent peer review by expert reviewers after being authenticated by similarity software (Hamtajoo).


Journal Features:

Publication Owner:  Center for Women Studies and Research, University of Tehran

Journal Frequency:  quarterly

Article Type: original research paper

Publication languages: Persian/English Abstract

Review method: Double Blind Peer Review

Publication Type: Print, Online

Article Processing Charge: Yes

Firs Publication Year: 2010

Publication type (Access to PDF): Open Access

Publication license and copyright: Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Plagiarism monitoring software: Hamtajoo

Email: cws.ca.journal@gmail.com