Submission Guidelines

The Journal of American Drama and Theatre welcomes submissions. Our aim is to promote research on theatre of the Americas and to encourage historical and theoretical approaches to plays, playwrights, performances, and popular theatre traditions. Manuscripts should be prepared in conformity with the Chicago Manual of Style, using endnotes (rather than footnotes). We request that articles be submitted as e-mail attachments, using Microsoft Word format. Please note that all correspondence will be conducted by e-mail. Please allow three to four months for a decision, as all articles will be sent out for peer review. Our e-mail address is You may also address editorial inquiries to the Editors, JADT/Martin E. Segal Theatre Center, CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10016-4309.

Book Reviews
If you know of a publication appropriate for review, please send the information to current book review editor Donatella Galella at A list of books received can be found at

  • Submission Guidelines


    Naomi J. Stubbs and James F. Wilson

    Advisory Editor

    David Savran

    Founding Editors

    Vera Mowry Roberts and Walter Meserve

    Editorial Staff

    Curtis Russell

    Managing Editor

    Christine Snyder

    Editorial Assistant

    Martin E. Segal Theatre Center

    Marvin Carlson

    Director of Publications

    Frank Hentschker

    Executive Director

    Rebecca Sheahan

    Managing Director

    Editorial Board

    Michael Y. Bennett
    Kevin Byrne
    Tracey Elaine Chessum
    Bill Demastes
    Stuart Hecht
    Jorge Huerta
    Amy E. Hughes
    David Krasner
    Esther Kim Lee
    Kim Marra
    Ariel Nereson
    Beth Osborne
    Jordan Schildcrout
    Robert Vorlicky
    Maurya Wickstrom
    Stacy Wolf

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