Western Historical Quarterly Utah State University
0740 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-0740
WHA Mission Statement
The Western History Association strives to be a congenial home for the study and teaching of all aspects of North American Wests, frontiers, homelands, and borderlands. Our mission is to cultivate the broadest appreciation of this diverse history.
NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
WHQ Moving in 2016
The Western History Association has announced that beginning 1 January 2016, the Western Historical Quarterly editorial offices will move to the University of Oklahoma's Department of History, and Anne F. Hyde will become the journal's new editor. Oxford University Press will manage the journal's production and distribution. David Rich Lewis will continue at Utah State University as executive editor during the 2016 transition period.
Anne M. Butler
4 Dec 1938 -- 10 Nov 2014
The staff of the Western Historical Quarterly is saddened to learn of the death of our friend and colleague, former editor of the WHQ and USU Distinguished Trustee Professor Emerita, Anne M. Butler. We published a memorial celebrating her life and legacy in the Summer 2015 issue of the WHQ. Anne's own obituary can be found here.
IMPORTANT EDITORIAL ESSAYS
Do you know what goes on behind the scenes in an academic journal? Do you realize the intellectual and physical labor invested to bring your work to print and distribute it? Do you think Open Access is the answer? Read these two thoughtful essays by the Omohundro Institute's Director Dr. Karin Wulf.
What Does it Take? From Submission to Publication at the WMQ.
Open Access and Historical Scholarship.