Focus and Scope

Diwan: Jurnal Bahasa dan Sastra Arab is a peer-reviewed journal on Arabic linguistics in the world. This journal is published by the Arabic Literature Department, Faculty of Adab and Humaniora, Alauddin State Islamic University of Makassar.


Diwan: Journal of Arabic Language and Literature emphasizes the study of Arabic language and literature in all countries in general and especially in Islamic countries by emphasizing the theories of Arabic language and literature and their practice in scientific works through the publication of articles and book reviews.


Diwan: Jurnal Bahasa dan Sastra Arab specializes in revealing original research and current issues on the theory and practice of language and literature in various parts of the world. This journal warmly welcomes contributions from scholars from related fields who consider the following general topics;

  • Arabic Linguistics
  • Arabic Literature
  • Arabic Islamic History
  • Arabic Islamic Culture
  • Modern Standard Arabic
  • Arabic Second Language Acquisition