ISSN (online) : 2145-566X | ISSN (print) 0123-3432

Íkala, Revista de Lenguaje y Cultura is a quarterly peer-reviewed scientific journal, whose aim is to provide an academic forum for informed and respectful debate on current topics dealing with language, linguistics, literature, translation, and language teaching-learning, among others. From its inception in 1996, Íkala has published articles in several languages, such as English, Spanish, French, and Portuguese, aiming to include a multiplicity of voices and to unravel through them what Íkala, in its original Thule name means —“issues of the utmost importance”.

  • Format: On line
  • Periodicity: Quarterly
  • Peer review: Double blind
  • No APCs
  • Rejection rate: 85.5%
  • This journal provides open access


Acknowledging Reviewer Contributions


Peer reviewers are an indispensable element of the publication process in that they guarantee the quality of the articles we publish and the advancement of the field.

In this 2020 Íkala, Revista de Lenguaje y Cultura wants to acknowledge their scrupulous work and thank them for devoting their valuable time and effort to the anonymous and ad honorem task of sharing their expertise with their colleagues and helping them to continually improve their research.

Those reviewers were:

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Current Issue

Vol 25 No 3 (2020): September-December issue
Íkala volume 25 issue 3

This issue features a sample of Colombian painter Tomás Gallego's artworks. Suggestive, bold, and alive, Gallego's works convey a sense of movement that is an ongoing experimentation, where the stroke pushes shape.

See more on his work here.

Published: 2020-09-17


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