Our mission

Місто: історія, культура, суспільство / City: History, Culture, Society


A biannual peer-reviewed journal is aimed at advancing urban studies, its institutionalization in Ukraine, as well as networking development with regard to the researchers specializing in urban studies in and outside Ukraine. The periodical is expected to provide a platform for interdisciplinary discussions in order to establish any possible collaborative research with of experts from different fields of the humanities.


The co-founders of the Journal are Institute of History of Ukraine, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and History Department, Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv


All papers are subject to rigorous peer external anonymous, or double-blind) review. The authors are supposed to be ready for revision of their papers according to the comments and suggestions of the impartial reviewers and editors. The selection criteria for papers’ publication are based on accuracy, meeting the standards for a given discipline, appropriate academic quality, relevance to the journal’s guidelines, peers’ positive feedback.



The Сity is set to publish surveys and reviews on the most significant books, including original sources, periodical publications, events, etc. in the urban studies area, with the special emphasis on the intellectual history of urban studies development,  particularly, interviews with researchers, memoirs and recollections related to the academic community and urban studies development. The sources need to be supplied with a foreword and some comments. Reporting on public discussions and roundtables on the given issues are also welcome.


The City is published twice a year.


ISSN: 2616-4280

Linking ISSN (ISSN-L): 2616-4280


In 2017 we established NGO “City: History, Culture, Society”.