Journal of the Society for American Music
Published by Cambridge University Press, JSAM was created as the Society's offical scholarly journal in 2007. This page contains information about recent journal contents, guidelines for prospective authors, publishers seeking reviews, as well as links to contents from American Music, the previous journal of the Society from 1983 to 2006.
Editor: Karen Ahlquist (2015-2017)
Assistant Editor:Victoria Clark (2015-2017)
Book Review Editor: Christina Baade (2014-2017)
Recording Review Editor: Marta Robertson (2014-2016)
Multimedia Review Editor: Trudi Wright (2014-2016)
Editorial Associate: Mark Davidson
Information for Publishers
In preparation for future issues of JSAM, publishers should send books for review directly to the Book Review Editor (address below). Books mailed to the SAM office will not be forwarded.
Department of Communication Studies and Multimedia
Togo Salmon Hall Room 329A
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8S 4M2
Recordings for review should be addressed to:
Sunderman Conservatory, Box 403
300 N. Washington
Gettysburg, PA 17325
In preparation for future issues of JSAM, multimedia items for review (including videos, DVDs, etc.) should be addressed to:
13453 Vine St.
Thornton, CO 80241
Previous American Music Tables of Contents. Please Note: as of Spring 2007 the official SAM journal is The Journal for the Society of American Music. This list of previous American Music issues is no longer being updated.