Our biannual journal, The Clarity Journal, is the leading source of plain language news and research from across the globe. The journal features the latest plain language research, practical advice, before-and-after examples, success stories, campaign strategies and much more.

The Clarity Journal is distributed free to members, keeping you up-to-date and informed of changes and trends in plain language and clear communication.

Contact our Editor-in-Chief at clarityeditorinchief@gmail.com for advertising, article submissions and enquiries.

  • The Clarity Journal 72 September 2014

    In this issue : 1. How Do Our Readers Really Think, Understand, and Decide — Despite What They Know?, 2. What’s in a name? The future for plain language in a converging communication profession, 3. Plain Language for Accessibility, Democracy, and Citizenship, 4. A Methodology for Clear Communication, 5. Coaching legal experts in plain language for the web

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  • The Clarity Journal 71 June 2014

    In this issue : 1. Judicial decisions: acts of communication, 2. Judicial decisions a riposte and a retort, 3. Plain English: Changing the Lawyer’s, Image and Goals, 4. Bringing the audience to the fore, Radical approaches to preparing legislation

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  • The Clarity Journal 70 December 2013

    In this issue : 1. Helping legal writers embrace their inner Salieri: Re-vision is just “seeing again”, 2. Plain-language writing-training course: A challenge, an ambition, and a method in five steps, 3. Strategies for clarity in legal writing, 4. “Plain language”: Practical tips for how to make it not so plain, 5. “Plain language”: Practical tips for how to make it not so plain, 6. Visual clarity in contract drafting, 7. Teaching non-native English speakers to draft contracts with clarity, 8. Clearer words, clearer justice, and more.

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  • The Clarity Journal 69 January 2013

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  • The Clarity Journal 68 November 2012

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  • The Clarity Journal 67 May 2012

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  • The Clarity Journal 66 November 2011

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  • The Clarity Journal 65 May 2011

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  • The Clarity Journal 64 November 2010

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  • The Clarity Journal 63 May 2010

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