Call for Articles, Reviews, & Historiographical Essay Submissions: Essays in History

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Call for Publications
May 2, 2018
Subject Fields: 
Cultural History / Studies, History Education, Humanities, Social History / Studies, World History / Studies

Essays in History, the annual peer-reviewed journal of the University of Virginia’s Corcoran Department of History, is currently soliciting articles, book reviews, and historiographical essays for its fifty-second issue, to appear in the fall of 2018.

Essays in History is a journal for emerging scholars that has been staffed and published by graduate students at the Corcoran Department of History since 1954. Each year we publish peer-reviewed articles, as well as book reviews and historiographical essays in all fields of history.

In recent years, we have published the work of scholars from institutions all across the country, including Berkeley, Brown, Cornell, Johns Hopkins, Rice, UNC-Chapel Hill, UPenn, UVA, Yale, as well as from institutions around the world such as Delhi University. 

Our most recent issue can be found here: Volume 51: 2017

The deadline for article and book review submissions is May 2nd, 2018. Article submissions should include a copy of the author’s curriculum vitae and an abstract of roughly one hundred words in length. Authors interested in submitting book reviews and historiographical essays should provide a current curriculum vitae and contact the journal prior to their submission in order to confirm the monograph to be reviewed. Our submission guidelines are available at:

All submissions and any questions can be email to:

Best regards,

The Editors of Essays in History

Contact Info: 

Alexi Garrett, Articles Editor for Essays in History, University of Virginia Corcoran Department of History (