About Hermes

Hermes - Journal of Language and Communication in Business is a free online peer-reviewed international journal published by the Department of Business Communication at Aarhus University, School of Business and Social Sciences, Denmark.

Hermes is published twice a year. Since its beginning in 1988, the journal has established itself internationally as an important vehicle for publication of research articles across a broad spectrum of language and communication oriented projects, studies and activities.

The main purpose of the journal is to disseminate new research produced in the broad field of language and communication in business, including, but not limited to, the fields of:

  • Business communication
  • Corporate communication
  • Intercultural communication
  • Knowledge communication
  • Lexicography
  • Business language
  • Translation and interpreting

Each new issue of Hermes contains a thematic section with articles organised around a specific topic. Each issue also contains a selection of other research articles from the listed areas together with reviews and review articles.

Hermes accepts contributions in English, German, French and Spanish.