The Hornets' Nest welcomes the submission of scholarly articles
about the history of the Carolina Piedmont and Charlotte and Mecklenburg
County. We seek manuscripts representing various fields of historical
inquiry, ranging from political, economic, labor and social, to more
specialized areas such as historic preservation, urban studies, the history
of medicine, literature, folklore, military history, and anthropology.
Manuscripts should be well-grounded in the context of the history of the
Piedmont Region. We also accept reviews of recent scholarship in this field.
To submit a manuscript to The Hornets' Nest, send four hard copies
and an electronic copy on a DOS-formatted disk in MS Word to:
The Hornets' Nest 2100 Randolph Road
Charlotte, N.C. 28207
Please include a cover letter that supplies the following information:
Filename of article and of additional material on disk
Suggested links to materials and internet resources
All text should be prepared in double-spaced typescript according to
The Chicago Manual of Style and should be no longer than 10,000 words
using a font no smaller than 12 points. Since submissions will be evaluated
anonymously, the author's name should appear only on the title page.
Please do not submit a manuscript that has been previously published or
that is being considered for publication either in another journal or as a