The New Americanist

A Peer-Reviewed Journal of the American Studies Center.

Call For Papers: Fourth Issue

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The New Americanist is an interdisciplinary journal publishing scholarly work on the United States and the Americas broadly considered. We are especially interested in work which includes a global perspective, introduces new critical approaches, and proposes theoretical frameworks to the study of the US. We welcome contributions from scholars from around the world and across the humanities and the social sciences.

Print copies of our first issue are available upon request. Please write to to request a copy.

Editorial Staff


  • Matthew Chambers
  • University of Warsaw

Assistant Editors

  • Joanna Mąkowska
  • University of Warsaw

Advisory Board

  • Paulina Ambrozy
  • Adam Mickiewicz University
  • Charlotte Beyer
  • University of Gloucestershire
  • Christopher Breu
  • Illinois State University
  • Lori Emerson
  • University of Colorado Boulder
  • Keith P. Feldman
  • UC Berkeley
  • Dominika Ferens
  • University of Wroclaw
  • Pawel Frelik
  • University of Warsaw
  • Stefen Hantke
  • Sogang University
  • Christina Heatherton
  • Barnard College
  • Tim Jelfs
  • University of Groningen
  • Reece Jones
  • University of Hawaii
  • Daniel Kane
  • University of Sussex
  • Amy Kaplan
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Caren Kaplan
  • UC Davis
  • Laleh Khalili
  • SOAS University of London
  • Alex Lubin
  • University of New Mexico
  • Josephine Metcalf
  • University of Hull
  • Małgorzata Myk
  • University of Łódź
  • Andrew Pepper
  • Queen’s University Belfast
  • Benjamin Railton
  • Fitchburg State University
  • Caroline Rody
  • University of Virginia
  • Laurence Roth
  • Susquehanna University
  • David Schmid
  • SUNY Bufalo
  • Jonathan Silverman
  • UMass Lowell
  • Roberto Tejada
  • University of Houston
  • Marek Wilczynski
  • University of Warsaw
  • Richard Yarborough
  • UCLA

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Publication Ethics

We commit ourselves to the highest standard in publication ethics. The New Americanist publishes only original scholarship which has been subject to double-blind peer review. We have a strict policy against plagiarism and defamation, and we seek editorial best practices, including fair editing, avoiding conflicts of interest, and the assurance of confidentiality for submitted work.


The New Americanist announces calls for papers for every issue, but we welcome abstract proposals at any time. Please submit a 350-word abstract and 200-word biographical note .


Postal Address

The New Americanist

American Studies Center

Al. Niepodległości 22

02-653 Warsaw