We are delighted to announce that the first issue of the Istanbul Anthropological Review (IAR) is available online. We want to acknowledge our authors for sharing their work with us, our editorial board that has been extremely supportive from the beginning, our colleagues who participated in the review process, and everyone who helped publicize our journal.

IAR, designed as an open-access, bilingual (Turkish and English), online journal published annually (December), aims to bring together studies in social sciences and humanities, primarily anthropology, with a multidisciplinary audience. IAR seeks to publish methodologically innovative interdisciplinary research, conceptual papers, book reviews, and case studies, using well-established research methods.

We look forward to your contributions to our December 2022 issue. The deadline for article submission is 1 September 2022.

Processing and publication are free of charge with the journal. There is no article processing charges or submission fees for any submitted or accepted articles.


Istanbul University Press aims to contribute to the dissemination of ever growing scientific knowledge through publication of high quality scientific journals and books in accordance with the international publishing standards and ethics. Istanbul University Press follows an open access, non-commercial, scholarly publishing.