Cormac McCarthy Journal

The Cormac McCarthy Journal is a peer-reviewed journal focusing on the works and influence of Cormac McCarthy. CMJ publishes articles, notes, and reviews related to Cormac McCarthy's novels, dramas, and screenplays, the film adaptations of his work, and other appropriate scholarly materials.

CMJ is published annually in hard copy and online, and is a member of the Council of Editors of Learned Journals; the Journal is supported by the Cormac McCarthy Society ( 

Submissions: Please submit all papers to be considered for The Cormac McCarthy Journal as Word document (.doc) or (docx) attachments. Submissions must be emailed to the editor at, or; no hard copy text is necessary. All submissions are read by the editor as well as a member of the Editorial Board and/or a designated outside reader. 

Volume 10 is currently available by clicking Archive in the toolbar above. 

Volume 11 (2013) is our most recent issue, and at present is only available in hard copy, since we rely on sales to continue publishing. To purchase Volume 11, click here. To join The Cormac McCarthy Society and receive an ongoing subscription to The Cormac McCarthy Journal, click here.

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