Submit an Essay to OTH Today!

OTH publishes essays, reflections, or short (1,000-1,500 words) articles from librarians, faculty, and publishers in the humanities.
These can vary from voicing your opinion on the current environment for professionals working in the humanities, promoting projects you are working on, personal essays incorporating your expertise in a humanities discipline or related area, responses to previous OTH pieces, or opinion pieces!


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OTH Editorial Calendar 

Subject to Change



Lessons learned from one semester in the COVID world

Inauguration Day

Presidential Politics and History


Black History Month

Resources for Black History Month, framing the history of black history month and arguing for/against, reflections on black scholarship in the humanities

Black Art and Representation in Media


Women’s History Month 

Gender and the Academe 


Earth Day

Environmental History