International Journal of Baudrillard Studies



I am the Editor of the International Journal of Baudrillard Studies.

Please send manuscripts and proposals to me. Email:

Postal Address: Dr Richard G. Smith, Department of Geography, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK.

NEWS: A new more stable web platform for IJBS has now been launched and is being (re)populated with both past and new publications. Please be patient whilst this work is being undertaken.

Next IJBS Issues – published in 2019 and 2020

The next open issue will be published in March 2020

Forthcoming Special Issue – Baudrillard, Religion, Theology, Volume 15, Number 2, September 2019

Current Published Issue is the Special Commemorative Memorial Issue to Gerry Coulter, Volume 15, Number 1, November 2018


I am editing a special commemorative issue of IJBS dedicated to Professor Gerry Coulter’s (1959-2016) contribution to the field of Baudrillard Studies. See the Call for Contributions. A bilingual version in English and French is also available. Please send submissions to me before 1st July 2017 (extended)

I am planning as comprehensive a special commemorative issue as possible. By the start of May the call had attracted more than 20 contributions. My editorial for the issue is entitled: “The A to Z of Baudrillard: Remembering Gerry Coulter’s Scholarship”.

Please find a Bibliography of Gerry Coulter’s Publications here. A Bibliography of Gerry’s publications will be published in the special issue. If you know of any publications that are missing or are referenced incorrectly in this version of Gerry’s bibliography please let me know.

Launching (and Sustaining) a Scholarly Journal on the Internet: The International Journal of Baudrillard Studies (by Gerry Coulter)

An Interview with Gerry Coulter (Founding Editor of IJBS)

Obituary for Gerry Coulter (1959–2016)

Please feel free to re-post the call for contributions; thank you to friends and colleagues who have already re-posted the Call: H-Net Humanities and Social Sciences Online / Make Me Feed / Cool Memories Jean Baudrillard / Emerging Scholars Network / CRIT-GEOG-FORUM