Theatre Journal

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Theatre Journal  
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Former names
Educational Theatre Journal
Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
Theatre J.
Discipline Performing arts
Language English
Edited by Ric Knowles
Publication details
Publisher
Publication history
1949-present
Frequency Quarterly
Indexing
ISSN 0192-2882 (print)
1086-332X (web)
LCCN 79643622
OCLC no. 33895455
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The Theatre Journal is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal covering the theatre arts,[1] with articles from the October and December issues centering on a predetermined theme. It is an official publication of The Association for Theatre in Higher Education[2] and is published on their behalf by the Johns Hopkins University Press.

History[edit]

The journal was established in 1949 as the Educational Theatre Journal and obtained its current name in 1979.[3] The American Educational Theatre Association intended the journal to serve the field of educational theatre and drama in a manner similar to how the Quarterly Journal of Speech and Publications of the Modern Language Association of America served the fields of speech and modern languages respectively.[4] The founding editor-in-chief was Barnard Hewitt (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign). Other past editors include Sue-Ellen Case, Susan Bennett, and Jean Graham-Jones.[5]

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Publication Information". Theatre Journal. 66 (4): ii. December 2014. 
  2. ^ "Theatre Journal". Johns Hopkins University Press. 
  3. ^ "Front Matter". Theatre Journal. 31 (1): 1. March 1979. 
  4. ^ Hewitt, Barnard (October 1949). "Editor's Foreword". Educational Theatre Journal. 1 (1): 1. 
  5. ^ "Theatre Journal: Journal Information". Project Muse. 

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