Native South accepts submissions of full-length scholarly article manuscripts of around ten thousand words, as well as shorter essays of six thousand to eight thousand words that highlight ongoing research, salient scholarly issues, or any other aspect of the field focusing on Native peoples in or from the North American South.
A manuscript must be submitted via e-mail as a Word file (double spaced, with 1-inch margins, 12-point font, aligned left). Manuscripts should be prepared in accordance with the most recent edition of The Chicago Manual of Style. Please include with your submission a short biography along with your contact information. All manuscripts are read by outside reviewers.
Submissions, correspondence, and questions about content should be directed to the executive editor, Melanie B. Taylor, at
Melanie B. Taylor
Native American Studies Program
37 North Main St.
Hanover, NH 03755
Melanie Benson Taylor
Associate Professor of Native American Studies, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
Assistant Professor of History, University of California, Riverside
Assistant Professor of History, Davidson College, Davidson, North Carolina
James Taylor Carson
Colin G. Calloway
Professor of History and Samson Occom Professor of Native American Studies, Dartmouth College
Professor of Archival Enterprise and Digital Asset Management in the School of Information, University of Texas at Austin
Enrolled citizen of the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma and Eidson Distinguished Professor in the Department of English, University of Georgia, Athens
Jason Baird Jackson
Associate Professor of Folklore in the Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology and Director of the Mathers Museum of World Cultures, Indiana University, Bloomington
Malinda Maynor Lowery
Member of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina and Associate Professor of History and Director of the Southern Oral History Program, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Jack B. Martin
Professor of English and Linguistics, College of William and Mary
Timothy R. Pauketat
Archaeologist and Professor of Anthropology and Medieval Studies, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
Daniel H. Usner Jr.
Holland M. McTyeire Professor of History,Vanderbilt University
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