Previous Issues


Volume 10, 2018

  • Number 1: (Special Issue on “Interrogating Cultural Translation: Literature and Fine Arts in Translation and Adaptation”, in collaboration with the Department of English, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham)

Volume 9, 2017

Volume 8, 2016

Volume 7, 2015

  • Number 1 (Special Issue on Digital Humanities)
  • Number 2 (Special Issue on “Desire and Deceit: India in the Europeans’ Gaze”)
  • Number 3 (Open Issue)

Volume 6, 2014

Volume 5, 2013

Volume 4, 2012

Volume 3, 2011

  • Number 1 (Special Issue on the Interdisciplinary Relationship between Science and Art)
  • Number 2 (Contemporary Poetry in English)
  • Number 3 (Hierarchical Economy)
  • Number 4 (Open Issue)

Volume 2, 2010

  • Number 1 (Special Issue on Visual Arts)
  • Number 2 (New Literatures in English)
  • Number 3 (Special Issue dedicated to the Bicentennial of Mexican Independence)
  • Number 4 (Special Issue on Rabindranath Tagore, 150 Years)

Volume 1, 2009

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Journal Rank

Rupkatha has been ranked by Scopus and Scimago:

  • World Rank: 66 (Arts and Humanities)
  • Rank in the Asiatic Region: 13 (Arts and Humanities)