Journal of the Southwest, founded in 1959 as Arizona and the West, began publishing in its current format in 1987. A refereed journal published quarterly by the Southwest Center at the University of Arizona, Journal of the Southwest invites scholarly articles, essays, and reviews informing any aspect of the Greater Southwest (including northern Mexico). Dedicated to an integrated regional study, the journal publishes broadly across disciplines, including: intellectual and social history, anthropology, literary studies, folklore, historiography, politics, borderlands studies, and regional natural history.

Journal of the Southwest is indexed in America: History and Life, Arts and Humanities Citation Index, Current Contents, Historical Abstracts, and MLA International Bibliography.

Journal of the Southwest assumes no responsibility for statements or opinions of contributors.
Journal of the Southwest (ISSN 0894-8410) is published quarterly at a subscription price of $25 for individuals and $65 for institutions. Foreign subscriptions are $50 for individuals and $75 for institutions, postage included. Two-year subscriptions are available at a reduced rate. The price for a single issue is $15, including shipping and handling (this may be higher for some issues).

Submission instuctions can be found on our online submission portal page.  The review process can take from three to four months.

Joseph C. Wilder, Editor; Jeffrey M. Banister, Associate Editor
Journal of the Southwest
1401 E. FIrst St., University of Arizona,
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0185.
Telephone (520) 621-2484.