Philament is a peer-reviewed, open access, online journal of scholarship in cultural studies and the literary arts. Founded in 2003 at the University of SydneyPhilament is committed to the publication of high-quality scholarly work by postgraduate students and early career academics. Read more about the journal on our About page.

We are currently in the process of uploading past issues of Philament to the Past Issues page. For issues older than 2009, please see our old site at

News: We’ve just published our 21st issue, Terror Australis, and have circulated a Call for Papers for Philament 22: Precarity.