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.

New ISST Trifold Flyer

Download: US or A4


Time is the longest distance between two places.
quotebubble Tennessee Williams

ISST News
Call for Papers
Papers for the KronoScope issue: Medieval Temporalities can be submitted online until December 2017

Los Angeles in 2019
The site for the 2019 ISST Conference has been chosen. The Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, California will be hosting our conference, June 23-29, 2019

Call for Papers - ISST 2019
The Call for Papers for the 17th Triennial Conference of the ISST is now online.

JT Fraser Commemorative Lecture
The first JT Fraser Commemorative Lecture was delivered by Dr. David Sloan at our 2016 conference in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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