Call for Submissions


BOSS: The Biannual Online-Journal of Springsteen Studies is an open access academic journal that publishes peer-reviewed essays pertaining to Bruce Springsteen. BOSS provides a scholarly space for Springsteen Studies in the contemporary academy by publishing articles that examine the political, economic, and socio-cultural factors that have influenced Springsteen’s music and shaped its reception. The editors of BOSS welcome broad interdisciplinary and cross-disciplinary approaches to Springsteen’s songwriting, performance, and fan community, as well as studies that conform to specific disciplinary perspectives. The call for submissions is ongoing, open to submissions at any time, with decisions regarding publications provided within 6-8 weeks. Please submit either an abstract or a 15 to 25 page article to

Contact: Please address all queries to Jonathan D. Cohen (Managing Editor) at