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Published continuously since 1919, the New West Indian Guide (NWIG) is the oldest scholarly journal on the Caribbean, featuring English-language articles in the fields of anthropology, art, archaeology, economics, geography, geology, history, international relations, linguistics, literature, music, political science and sociology, and includes the world's most complete review section on Caribbean books - covering some 150 books each year. NWIG is a peer-reviewed journal and regularly publishes contributions by authors in Brazil, Canada, Colombia, France, England, Germany, Guyana, the Netherlands, Suriname, the United States, and Venezuela, as well as every part of the insular Caribbean.
2018 Impact Factor: 0,231
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Editor-in-Chief: Rosemarijn Hoefte, KITLV/Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies, Leiden, the Netherlands Send email
Book Review Editors: Richard Price, Duane A. and Virginia S. Dittman Professor Emeritus of American Studies, Anthropology, and History, College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA Sally Price, Duane A. & Virginia S. Dittman Professor Emeritus of American Studies and Anthropology, College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA Send email
Editorial Board: Kenneth Bilby, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., USA Jorge Giovannetti, University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus, Río Piedras, Puerto Rico Peter Hulme, Prof. em., University of Essex, Colchester, UK Tara Inniss, University of the West Indies, Cave Hill, Barbados Stephan Palmié, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA Kevin Yelvington, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
International Advisory Board: Bridget Brereton, Prof. em., University of the West Indies at St. Augustine, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago Humberto García-Muñiz, University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus, Río Piedras, Puerto Rico David Geggus, Prof. em., University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA Barry Higman, Prof. em., Australian National University, Canberra, Australia Anthony Payne, Prof. em., University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK Rebecca Scott, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Deborah Thomas, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
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Brill Publishers takes over KITLV Press - September 2012 Following an earlier announcement, Brill has now completed the acquisition of all publishing activities of KITLV Press, the Dutch publisher of Asian and Caribbean studies. The acquisition includes two prestigious open access journals—Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land- en Volkenkunde / Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Southeast Asia and Oceania (published since 1853) and New West Indian Guide / Nieuwe West-Indische Gids (published since 1919)—in addition to the complete book list of some 450 titles.