The biannual Journal of Persian Language and Literature (former journal of the faculty of literature of Tabriz University) is one of the scientific-research journals which is published under the scientific supervision and responsibility of the editor-in-chief and the editorial board.

The main purpose of this journal is to prepare an appropriate ground and opportunity for the critical analysis of various aspects of Persian literary works, especially on the basis of critical views and contemporary literary theories, therefore, the priority is to publish articles based on the specific theoretical foundations. Ultimately, this journal is a ground for a deeper and newer understanding of the rich legacy of Persian literature, both ancient and contemporary works.