Dear Authors,

We are delighted to invite you to submit your research papers to the Journal of Intercultural Communication's section on Gender Studies. The Journal of Intercultural Communication is committed to promoting open-access research and fostering interdisciplinary dialogue, and we believe that your contributions to this section will enrich our readers' understanding of gender-related issues in the context of intercultural communication.

Recommended Topics: We encourage submissions on a wide range of topics within Gender Studies and its intersection with Intercultural Communication. Some recommended areas of focus include but are not limited to:

  1. Intersectionality: Analyzing the intersection of gender with other identities such as race, ethnicity, class, religion, or sexual orientation in intercultural contexts.

  2. Gender and Language: Exploring the role of language in shaping and reflecting gender identities and norms in diverse cultural settings.

  3. Media Representation: Investigating how media and popular culture portray gender roles and identities across cultures and their impact on intercultural communication.

  4. Gender and Identity Negotiation: Examining the negotiation of gender identities in intercultural encounters and how it influences communication and relationships.

  5. Feminist Perspectives: Discussing feminist theories and practices in intercultural communication and their implications for promoting gender equality.

  6. Gender and Globalization: Investigating the effects of globalization on gender roles, power dynamics, and communication patterns.

  7. Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity: Exploring issues related to LGBTQ+ individuals in intercultural contexts, including coming out, acceptance, and discrimination.

  8. Gender and Migration: Examining the experiences of migrant and refugee populations concerning gender roles and identities in host cultures.

  9. Women's Rights in Islamic Law: Analyzing the rights and roles of women in Islamic legal frameworks, their interplay with cultural contexts, and their impact on intercultural communication

Why Publish with JIC?

  • Open Access: All articles published in the JIC are freely accessible to a global audience, ensuring the widest possible readership for your research.
  • Rigorous Peer Review: Our dedicated team of experts conducts a thorough peer-review process to ensure the quality and credibility of published work.
  • Interdisciplinary Focus: We welcome submissions from various disciplines to encourage diverse perspectives and insights.
  • Relevance: The Gender Studies section seeks contributions that address the intersection of intercultural communication.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Manuscripts should adhere to the JICC Author guidelines available on our website. 
  • All submissions must be original and previously unpublished.
  • Submit your manuscript through our online submission system on the JICC website.

We look forward to receiving your valuable contributions to the Gender Studies section of the Journal of Intercultural Communication. By publishing with us, you will be contributing to the advancement of knowledge in the field and making your research accessible to a global audience.

Should you have any questions or require further information, please do not hesitate to contact our editorial team at

Thank you for considering the Journal of Intercultural Communication as the platform for your research. We eagerly anticipate your submissions and the opportunity to collaborate with you.


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