Journal Information

J19 is a semiannual publication dedicated to publishing articles and reviews on American culture and literature from the late eighteenth to the early twentieth centuries.

Please send all editorial inquires to the editors at 


Sarah Chinn
Hunter College,Professor of English

Brigitte Fielder
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature and Folklore Studies 


Managing Editor

Natalie Baggett
Vanderbilt University

Editorial Advisory Board

Jesse Alemán
Professor of English, University of New Mexico

John Levi Barnard
Associate Professor, University of Illinois

Lauren Coats
Associate Professor, Louisiana State University

Nan Z. Da
Assistant Professor of English, University of Notre Dame

Elizabeth Duquette
Gettysburg College, Professor of English

Cristin Ellis
Assistant Professor of English, University of Mississippi

Jonathan Elmer
Professor of English, Indiana University

Paul Hurh
Associate Professor, University of Arizona

Stacey Margolis
University of Utah, Professor of English

Cody Marrs
Associate Professor of English, University of Georgia

Nadia Nurhussein
Professor of English and Africana Studies, Johns Hopkins University

Eliza Richards
Professor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Karen Salt
Associate Professor in Transnational American Studies, Department of American and Canadian Studies, University of Nottingham

Rafael Walker
Assistant Professor of English, Baruch College, CUNY

Nathan Wolff
Associate Professor of English, Tufts University

Elizabeth Young
Professor of English, Mount Holyoke College