Call for Markers Bibliography Entries

We are currently preparing the 2019 issue of Markers, the scholarly journal of the Association for Gravestone Studies. Every issue includes a Bibliography of the preceding year's scholarly work in cemetery and gravemarker studies. Listed works are (with a few exceptions) restricted to English-language books, scholarly articles, and theses/dissertations covering the modern era (post-1500). To be considered for inclusion, please send your listing to Editor Elisabeth Roark at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., before December 31, 2018.


Markers: The Annual Journal of the Association for Gravestone Studies features definitive illustrated articles on cemetery and gravemarker topics as well as an extensive annual international bibliography of recent scholarship. In partnership with the University of Massachusetts–Amherst Special Collections Library, the Association for Gravestone Studies now has all past copies of Markers available on their website for viewing and downloading for free. To access Markers and all of our archives transferred to date please click here. To obtain a hard copy of  any back issues please check our online store.

For Subject Index to volumes I through XXXIV click here

Please note:  Markers I-VI, VIII, XI, and XXI are out of print. 
Journal Articles

To be considered for publication in Markers: The Journal of The Association for Gravestones Studies: Please send inquiries and submissions to Elisabeth Roark. Her e-mail address is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Additional information is also found in the link below.

Notes for Contributors to Markers and Markers Style Guide


Markers Subject Index through Vol. XXXIV