Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Plath Profiles publishes essays, poetry, art, teacher-reactions, student essays, photos, musical adaptations, plays, notes, books, reviews, and biographical studies of Plath's work.


Section Policies

End matter

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Student Art

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Work is reviewed by the editorial team, an external group of peer reviewers during set reading periods.



Publication Frequency

Plath Profiles will publish all items collectively and aims to publish in the autumn of each year.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.



This journal utilizes the LOCKSS system to create a distributed archiving system among participating libraries and permits those libraries to create permanent archives of the journal for purposes of preservation and restoration. More...

CLOCKSS system has permission to ingest, preserve, and serve this Archival Unit.