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Journal of Low Countries and South African Studies; The Journal of Adam Mickiewicz University


Open Access

Werkwinkel is a peer-reviewed scientific journal which is published twice annually, either as standard or themed issues. Scientific articles in the broad fields of Dutch and South African Studies (culture, language and literature) are published in English, Dutch and Afrikaans. The editorial board also allows space for views and reviews of the newest publications in these fields.
Werkwinkel appears on the "European Reference Index for the Humanities" and on the list of scientific journals, recognised by the Polish government.

Aims and Scope

Why subscribe and read 

Werkwinkel seeks to create a forum for exchanging ideas and opinions and for the publication of research results in the field of Dutch and South African Studies (culture, literature, language).

Why submit 

Werkwinkel is a peer- reviewed journal and appears on the "European Reference Index for the Humanities" and on the list of scientific journals, recognised by the Polish government.

CrossCheck Plagiarism Screening System
The editorial board is participating in a growing community of CrossCheck System's users in order to ensure that the content published is original and trustworthy. CrossCheck is a medium that allows for comprehensive manuscripts screening, aimed to eliminate plagiarism and provide a high standard and quality peer-review process.

Detailed description of the CrossCheck System can be found at:

Instructions for Authors

Please submit your manuscripts to Werkwinkel via email to:

Werkwinkel is covered by the following services:

  • Arianta
  • Baidu Scholar
  • CEJSH (The Central European Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities)
  • Celdes
  • CNKI Scholar (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
  • DOAJ
  • EBSCO (relevant databases)
  • EBSCO Discovery Service
  • ERIH PLUS (European Reference Index for the Humanities and Social Sciences)
  • Genamics JournalSeek
  • Google Scholar
  • Index Copernicus
  • J-Gate
  • JournalTOCs
  • Linguistic Bibliography Online
  • MLA International Bibliography
  • Naviga (Softweco)
  • POL-index
  • Primo Central (ExLibris)
  • ProQuest (relevant databases)
  • ReadCube
  • ResearchGate
  • Social Science Research Network (SSRN)
  • TDOne (TDNet)
  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory/ulrichsweb
  • WorldCat (OCLC)

Jerzy Koch, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland

Deputy/ Managing Editor
Paweł Zajas, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland
Hubert van den Berg, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland

Editorial Advisory Board
David Attwell (York)
C.J. Conradie (Johannesburg)
Theo D'haen (Leuven)
G.J. Dorleijn (Groningen)
Joan Hambidge (Cape Town / Kaapstad)
Siegfried Huigen (Wrocław)
Ernst Kotzé (Port Elizabeth)
Maria-Theresia Leuker (Köln)
Bert Paasman (Amsterdam)
O.J. Praamstra (Leiden)
Wim Rutgers (Aruba)
T.L. Vaessens (Amsterdam)
H.P. van Coller (Bloemfontein)
Louise Viljoen (Stellenbosch)

Language Editors
Camiel Hamans, Robert de Louw, Karen Kuhn, Fanie Olivier, Jo Sterckx

Technical Editors
Katarzyna Wiercińska (editorial secretary), Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland

Katarzyna Wiercińska

Bogumiła Zuga 32A Str.
01-811 Warsaw, Poland

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