International Society for the Study of Time  

Pursuing its mission to foster the interdisciplinary study of time, the ISST produces two peer-reviewed publications in association with Brill publishers:



The Study of Time is a 15-volume series of selected works from the 15 triennial conferences held by the society since its inception in 1966.

KronoScope: The Journal for the Study of Time is a professional semiannual journal accepting submissions from scholars studying time through their own original work.

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The only reason for time is so that everything doesn't happen at once.
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ISST News
Call for Papers
Special Issue of KronoScope: Time in the Arts. Papers can be submitted online until December 1, 2018

Interview with Katie Paterson & David Mitchell
Paterson and Mitchell, featured presenters at the Edinburgh 2016 conference, discuss the Future Library project and the role of time in their work.

New Dues Payment Options
ISST now offers regular one-time payment and recurring payments through PayPal.