The Society for American Music Bulletin

SAM BulletinThe Bulletin is the newsletter of the Society for American Music, published in the Spring, Summer, and Fall.

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Call for News & Articles

Desired items include:

Send all submissions as a Word document (preferred) or, if photo, jpeg, attached in an e-mail to:

Laura Moore Pruett

Submission Deadlines

Deadlines for submissions for The Bulletin are April 15, August 15, and December 15.

Advertisements Specifications and Rates

The Bulletin of the Society for American Music is the regular conduit for keeping members updated on the state of the discipline. It contains short articles and open discussions relating to American music, and occasional reviews of books, recordings, or web resources. It also includes information regarding conferences and performances, along with news relating to member activities. It is sent to members three times per year. Circulation : 1,000, including approximately 100 libraries.

To reserve advertising space, contact Mariana Whitmer at (412) 624-3031 or email:


Overall Page size: 11 x 8 ½ (page height x width)
PDF or Word format appreciated; images should be in black/white or greyscale.

Full page ad: 10 high x 7 ½ wide $ 125.00
Half page ad: 5 high x 3 ¾ wide $ 75.00
Third page ad: 3 ½ high x 7 ½ wide $ 50.00
Quarter page ad: 2 ½ high x 2 ¼ $ 40.00

All prices are per single issue. A 15% discount will apply for for ads placed in all three issues of a volume.

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