NINE: A Journal of Baseball History & Culture seeks to promote the study of all historical aspects of baseball and centers on the cultural implications of the game wherever in the world baseball is played. The journal reflects an eclectic approach and does not foster a particular ideological bias.
The journal welcomes the submission of articles dealing with all historical and cultural aspects of the game.
Manuscripts must be prepared according to the Chicago Manual of Style,16th edition, and should contain endnotes rather than footnotes. If an article prepared in another style is accepted, the author is responsible for changing the style to CMS.
Simultaneous submissions are not accepted. Authors will be asked to sign a declaration that the submitted work is not being considered for publication elsewhere. No major revisions will be allowed after acceptance. The editor will attempt to have all manuscripts reviewed by two umpires and will respond to the authors within three months of receiving the manuscript.
Articles should be between 2,000 and 8,000 words. Individuals whose works are accepted for publication must supply them in electronic form (Microsoft Word or RTF). All figures and tables must be submitted in camera-ready format and will be printed as is. Please include a short (no more than three sentences) personal bio.
Book reviews are by invitation only.
Articles appearing in NINE are abstracted and indexed in Academic Search Premier, America: History & Life, Current Abstracts, SocINDEX, SPORTDiscus, and TOC Premier.NINE is a member of the Conference of Historical Journals.
Trey Strecker, Editor Department of English Louisiana State University Allen 328
Founding Editor: Bill Kirwin, University of Calgary in Edmonton
Jean Hastings Ardell, Corona Del Mar, California Robert K. Barney, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario Robert Bellamy, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania James E. Brunson III, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois Adrian Burgos, Jr., University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois Peter Carino, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, Indiana Richard C. Crepeau, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida Gerald Early, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri Larry Gerlach, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah Steven P. Gietschier, Lindenwood University, St. Charles, Missouri George Gmelch, University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California; Union College, Schenectady, New York Chris Lamb, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis,Indiana David Mills, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta Roberta Newman, New York University, New York, New York James Odenkirk, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona Richard J. Puerzer, Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York Joel Nathan Rosen, Moravian College, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania