Reviews of Peer-Reviewed Journals in the Humanities and Social Sciences

We give you the scuttlebutt on academic journals—aiding you in selecting the right journal for publication—in reviews that are sometimes snarky, sometimes lengthy, always helpful. Written by Princeton University graduate students and Wendy Laura Belcher.

American Anthropologist

For those interested in publishing ethnographically based articles and with an interest in the trajectory of the discipline and privileging clarity and creativity. It publishes work in all four fields, with a focus on U.S.-based ethnography. This flagship journal publishes professors at all stages of career, including many young scholars. Editorial board has anthropologists from all over world. (HP)

Submission Guidelines

Frequency: quarterly

Length: 2,500 – 8,000

Style: Chicago

About Wendy Belcher

Associate Professor, Princeton University, Department of Comparative Literature and the Center for African American Studies. Author of Writing Your Journal Article in Twelve Weeks: A Guide to Academic Publishing Success. Instructor of Deep Reading Journals as Publishing Praxis.


This entry was posted on June 15, 2015 in Anthropology Journals, Social Science Journals, Top Journal in Discipline.