The Journal of Historical Biography
is an international, peer-reviewed,
open access periodical that publishes twice annually, in
spring and fall.
The journal accepts submissions in English or French embracing any
aspect of historical biography, including biographical portraits of
prominent individuals of any nation, and theoretical, methodological,
philosophical pieces that reflect on the larger issues associated with
writing biography or autobiography. Reviews of biographical works and
of works related to historical biography are also solicited.
Academic notices, such as calls for papers and notification
of conferences, awards, and new publications, will
posted on our News page.
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The Journal of Historical Biography is
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