Exploring Human Experience in the North
The Northern Review is a multidisciplinary journal exploring human experience in the Circumpolar North. It is the only peer-reviewed journal in Canada devoted exclusively to northern issues and published north of 60. Since 1988, it has published articles covering a broad range of circumpolar human issues and topics in the social sciences & humanities. The journal publishes two issues a year, in spring and fall.
The editors invite scholarly articles and book reviews relating to human experience in and thought about the Circumpolar North.
Contact Deanna McLeod, Managing Editor for more information or for a copy of the submission guidelines.
Links below guide you to the journal's full-text articles and book reviews available through Open Journal Systems.
Advance Online Articles forthcoming in our next issue:
"Fixing Land Use Planning in the Yukon Before It Really Breaks: A Case Study of the Peel Watershed"
Kiri Staples, Manuel Chávez-Ortiz, M.J. Barrett, Douglas A. Clark
"Photography and Northern Lights Tourism in Tromsø, Norway"
"Retention of Teachers and Teacher Evaluation Based on Student Achievement in Rural Alaska"
Number 37 (Fall 2013), expected February 2014
Includes special collection: Canada, the European Union and the Arctic
The Spring 2013 special issue collection was cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control.
Number 36 (Fall 2012)
Number 35 (Spring 2012)
Special issue: Tourism and Travel in the Circumpolar North
Number 34 (Fall 2011)
Number 33 (Spring 2011)
Special Issue: Canada’s Role in the Circumpolar World
Number 32 (Spring 2010)
Number 31 (Fall 2009)
Special literary issue: a collection of northern poetry, fiction and essays
Number 30 (Spring 2009)
Special collection: The social economy of Northern Canada
Number 29 (Fall 2008)
Special issue: The Northern Research Institute. Fifteen years of building Yukon research capacity.
Number 28 (Spring 2008)
Special collection: Rapid landscape change and human response in the Arctic and Subarctic.
Number 27 (Fall 2007)
Festschrift in Honour of Aron Senkpiel.
Number 25/26 (Summer 2005)
Includes special collection on governance in the provincial norths.
Please check our archives for content from Numbers 1 through 24.
Annual subscriptions include two issues. Cheques payable to "The Northern Review, c/o Yukon College." VISA and Mastercard are accepted. All rates are in Canadian dollars. Canadian Subscriptions (includes GST and shipping) Individual $31.50 | Institutional $47.25 | Students (with ID) $21.00 USA & International Subscriptions (includes shipping) Individual $35.00 | Institutional $47.00 | Students (with ID) $25.00