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.

JSAM cover Editor: Mark Katz

Assistant Editor: Mark Davidson

Book Review Editor: John Koegel (January, 2011-December, 2014)
Recording Review Editor:
Juanita Karpf (January, 2010-December, 2013)
Multimedia Review Editor:
Jessica Sternfeld (January, 2011-December 2014)

Complete Editorial Board

Tables of Contents


Information for Authors


Information for Publishers

Book Reviews

In preparation for future issues of JSAM, publishers should send books for review to:

John Koegel
Department of Music
California State University, Fullerton
800 North State College Blvd.
Fullerton, CA 92831

Recording Reviews

Recordings for review should be addressed to:

Juanita Karpf
Case Western Reserve University
Department of Music
11118 Bellflower Road
Cleveland, OH 44106-7105

Multimedia Reviews

In preparation for future issues of JSAM, multimedia items for review (including videos, DVDs, etc.) should be addressed to:

Jessica Sternfeld
Conservatory of Music
Chapman University
One University Drive
Orange, CA  92866

American Music

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 This list of previous American Music issues is no longer being updated.