Seeking Review Articles for Canadian Review of American Studies

deadline for submissions: 
May 1, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
Canadian Review of American Studies

Canadian Review of American Studies, a journal published by the University of Toronto, is seeking review articles for upcoming issues. A review article surveys three recently published books that explore similar or intersecting themes, summarizing the main issues raised between texts and offering a critical perspective of the given field. If interested, please provide a brief paragraph (250 words max) outlining your review article including the three books intended for review. Editors will make selections based on these proposals following the submission deadline. If selected, the Reviews Editor will provide desk copies from the publisher for your review article.

CRAS is currently accepting review article submissions on a wide range of topics in the context of American literature, culture, and politics. 

If you are interested in submitting a proposal, please contact the Reviews Editor, Chris Vanderwees (, with any questions or suggestions pertaining to review articles.


Canadian Review of American Studies (University of Toronto Press) is the leading American Studies journal outside the United States and the only journal in Canada that deals with cross-border themes and their implications for multicultural societies. Published three times a year, the journal aims to further multi- and interdisciplinary analyses of the culture of the US and of social relations between the US and Canada. CRAS is a dynamic and innovative journal, providing unique perspectives and insights in an increasingly complex and intertwined world of extraordinarily difficult problems that continue to call for scholarly input.