Journal of Screenwriting 10.1 is now available
Monday, May 13, 2019

Journal of Screenwriting 10.1 is now available

Intellect is delighted to announce that the Journal of Screenwriting 10.1 is now available! For more information about the issue, click here >>

Aims & Scope

The Journal of Screenwriting is an international double-blind peer-reviewed journal that is published three times a year. The journal highlights current academic and professional thinking about the screenplay and intends to promote, stimulate and bring together current research and contemporary debates around the screenplay whilst encouraging groundbreaking research in an international arena. The journal is discursive, critical, rigorous and engages with issues in a dynamic and developing field, linking academic theory to screenwriting practice.

Issue 10.1


Screenwriting for new film mediums: Conceptualizing visual models for interactive storytelling Gwendolyn Ogle

Intellectual spaces in screenwriting studies: The practitioner-academic and fidelity discourse Terry Bailey

An insider perspective on the script in practice
Vincenzo Giarrusso

Creative resistance tactics in the work of English Canadian screenwriters
Kerry McArthur

Colonizing, decolonizing: Bad-faith liberalism and African space colonialism in Doris Lessing’s screenplay The White Princess
James Arnett

More therapy with Dr Melfi (the character who guides viewer engagement with Tony Soprano): Relationship arcs in serial antihero narratives
Fernando Canet


  • How to Write for Television, 7th ed., William Smethurst (2016) Chiara Sander
  • Just the Funny Parts: … and a Few Hard Truths About Sneaking into Hollywood’s Boys Club, Nell Scovell (2018) Cynthia Macadam
  • Screenwriting: The Sequence Approach, The Hidden Structure of Successful Screenplays, Paul Gulino (2004) Elaine Lennon
  • Animation in Context: A Practical Guide to Theory and Making, Mark Collington (2017) Shaopeng Che

For more information about the journal and calls for papers, click here >>