The Department of Literatures and Cultural Studies is home to two peer-reviewed academic journals: Hipertexto and the Journal of South Texas English Studies.


Hipertexto is an online journal maintained by Literatures and Cultural Studies faculty. It focuses on research in Spanish, Latin American, and Latino Studies. It includes articles on literature, linguistics, culture and literary theory, as well as interviews, book and film reviews in both Spanish and English.

Journal of South Texas English Studies

The Journal of South Texas English Studies is an online journal edited by faculty and our MA English graduate students. It publishes academic articles on a wide variety of areas related to English Studies (literature, rhetoric, composition, linguistics, theory, and pedagogy), in addition to book reviews.