International Journal of Middle East Studies

Welcome to the editorial office of the International Journal of Middle East Studies (IJMES), located at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Please visit the journal’s official website at Cambridge University Press (CUP) for links to the current volume and back issues, subscription information, and permission to reprint or reproduce articles.

IJMES is a peer-reviewed academic journal published quarterly by CUP on behalf of the Middle East Studies Association (MESA), a private, non-profit, non-political learned society that brings together scholars, educators, and those interested in the study of the region from all over the world. MESA membership includes a subscription to IJMES. 

The editor of IJMES is Beth Baron, professor of history at the Graduate Center and City College, City University of New York and co-director of the Middle East and Middle Eastern American Center at the Graduate Center. The associate editor is Sara Pursley and the assistant book review editor is Jeffrey Culang. For contact information, see the About Us page.