August Wilson Journal

The August Wilson Journal is a peer-reviewed, open-access, online scholarly journal, promoting the study, teaching, and performance of Mr. Wilson’s work.

The journal invites scholarship on August Wilson, including literary analyses, biographical research, performance studies, historical research, interviews, bibliography, notes, and book/performance reviews.  All critical approaches welcomed.  Submissions will be judged by acknowledged experts.

Material may be submitted directly via the journal website.  Simply create an account and initiate a new submission as an author.

Audio and video submissions are encouraged and will be considered.  Works of verse, drama, or fiction will not be published.

Published by the University Library System, University of Pittsburgh and sponsored by Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, the the most reecent edition is available by clicking the Current tab on the navigation bar.  Back issues are available by clicking the Archives tab.

Registration is easy and encouraged but not required to access journal content.  Subscribers will receive email notifications as content is published.  

To create an account: Click the Register tab at the top.  Fill in the form fields and submit by clicking the Register button at the bottom of the page.

Questions can be directed to lead editor Dr. Michael Downing at augustwilson@pitt.edu