A journal of American literature, culture, and theory, publishing articles from a variety of scholarly approaches to canonical and noncanonical works of American literatures and film. The journal sponsors an annual symposium, bringing together senior scholars, advisory board members, and newly established academics, to renew our commitment to the study of American texts.

The online edition of Arizona Quarterly is published by Project MUSE, produced by the Johns Hopkins University Press.

Second Annual AZQ Essay Prize

The editors are pleased to announce that Christine Walsh has been awarded the 2014 Arizona Quarterly Essay Prize for “The Crisis of Specie(s): Adoptive Metempsychosis in Sheppard Lee."