John Benjamins welcomes suggestions for new book series in areas of scholarship that fit in with our publishing program. In order to be able to assess your proposal, we ask you to provide us with an outline of the proposed series focusing on the following aspects:

Editorial aims and scope

Rationale for the book series

Editorial board and administration

Market profile/potential


Some of these issues may already have been touched on in the above sections but we need to have as detailed an account as possible of the market profile and potential for the series.

For example, we would need your input these items:

To discuss your series proposal, please send an email to proposals at