OKARA: Jurnal Bahasa dan Sastra or Journal of Languages and Literature (P-ISSN: 1907-624X and E-ISSN: 2442-305X) is a peer-reviewed journal published biannually by the Center of Language development of Institut Agama Islam Negeri (IAIN) Madura, in collaboration with ELITE Association Indonesia. Accredited "Rank 2 (SINTA 2)" by the Directorate General of Higher Education, Research, and Technology of the Republic of Indonesia under Decree No. 164/E/KPT/2021.

The journal publishes original research between theoretical and practical studies on current issues in linguistics, literature, and language teaching. It especially welcomes perspectives from ASEAN and Southeast Asian communities and across the globe.

This journal is an open-access journal which means that all content is freely available without any charge to the user(s) or his/her institution. Users are allowed to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of the articles, or use them for any other lawful purpose, without asking prior permission from the publisher or the author.

OKARA has become a Crossref Member since 2015, therefore all articles published by OKARA will have unique DOI numbers. OKARA has also been reviewed by ACI (ASEAN Citation Index) steering committee, and it has been advised to be accepted for ACI inclusion on November 1, 2018.

Current Issue

Vol. 17 No. 2 (2023): OKARA: Jurnal Bahasa dan Sastra

OKARA: Jurnal Bahasa dan Sastra accepted 9 research articles and 1 literature review article authored and co-authored by 22 authors. The geographical reach of authorship improved, indicated by the increased number of foreign authors, which reached 12 foreign authors/ co-authors (more than 50%). They are affiliated with universities from various countries of origin (Pingdingshan University, China; Université Lyon 2, France; Mountain Province State Polytechnic College & Cebu Technological University, Philippines; University of the Holy Quran and Islamic Sciences, Sudan; Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdullah University (USMBA), Morocco; and Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand). The subjects discussed involve Indonesian indigenous languages, nativespeakerism, historiography, discourse analysis, etc.

Published: 2023-11-30


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