Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Gondang is a Journal of Art and Cultural for information and communication resources for academics and observers arts or culture.

The focus is to publish research articles that explore about Arts in general and Culture. Its scope is international in that it welcomes articles from academics, researchers, graduate students, and policymakers. The scope of the Journal includes the following fields: Performing Arts, Music, Dance, Fine Arts, Educational of Arts, Technology of Arts, Music Software, and may include articles that report results of quantitative or qualitative research studies.

Authors are encouraged to submit complete, unpublished, original, and full-length articles that ARE NOT under review in any other journals.


Section Policies

Research Article

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Book Review

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

The submitted manuscript is first reviewed by an editor. It will be evaluated in the office, whether it is suitable for GONDANG: JURNAL SENI DAN BUDAYA focus and scope or has a major methodological flaw and similarity score by using Turnitin.

The manuscript will be sent to at least two anonymous reviewers (Blind Peer Review). Reviewers' comments are then sent to the corresponding author for necessary actions and responses.

The suggested decision will be evaluated in an editorial board meeting. Afterward, the editor will send the final decision to the corresponding author.

The editors will assess whether the submission is eligible for review. After this formal assessment, if positive, the submission will be sent to two external referees.


Publication Frequency

Gondang: Jurnal Seni dan Budaya is published twice a year in June and December


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate OPEN ACCESS to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Benefits of open access for the author, include:

  • Free access for all users worldwide
  • Authors retain copyright to their work
  • Increased visibility and readership
  • Rapid publication
  • No spatial constraints

Articles are published in Gondang: Jurnal Seni dan Budaya under the terms of a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License which permits use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium provided the original work is properly cited.



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Screening For Plagiarism

The manuscript that submitted into this journal will be screened for plagiarism using TURNITIN.COM