The College Music Society’s Monographs and Bibliographies in American Music series is an ongoing series of sourceworks designed to focus on scholarly studies of American composers, repertories, and landmark compositions and performances..
Proposals, in a single MS Word .doc or .docx file, should include:
- Introduction (including a clear description of the purpose and method of data collection)
- Table of contents
- Chapter outlines
- Letter of intent that highlights the author’s knowledge and suitability for writing the monograph
The Editorial Board of the Monographs and Sourcebooks in American Music series will review the proposal. If the proposal is approved, the author will be asked to complete and submit the book manuscript. Once the book manuscript is received, the Editorial Board (along with optional external reviewers when necessary) will review it for acceptance and recommendation for publication.