The Goethe Yearbook

The Goethe Yearbook invites submissions in English or German on Goethe, his works, his contemporaries, or the period 1770-1832 in general. The flagship publication of the Goethe Society of North America, the Yearbook it is a double-blind, peer-reviewed publication, widely indexed, and published with DOIs.

All manuscripts should be prepared in MS Word, and in accordance with the Yearbook’s style sheet – published on organization’s website ( - and anonymized for review.  Manuscript submissions should be no longer than 8500 words.

Inquiries or manuscripts should be directed to both editors, Patricia Anne Simpson ([log in to unmask]) and Birgit Tautz ([log in to unmask] Books for review should be sent to the Book Review Editor, Sean Franzel, at the Department of German and Russian Studies, University of Missouri, 451 Strickland Hall, Columbia, MO 65211-4170. He can be contacted at [log in to unmask]


Goethe Yearbook appears annually with Camden House (an Imprint of Boydell & Brewer Inc.). All members of the Goethe Society of North America receive a copy of the yearbook as part of their membership; all essays are available through Project MUSE.

Birgit Tautz
George Taylor Files Professor of Modern Languages
Professor of German

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