Journal Information

  • ISSN: To Come
  • First Issue: Launching in Spring 2025
  • Frequency: Bi annual


Global Black Thought, the official journal of the African American Intellectual History Society (AAIHS), is devoted to the study of the Black intellectual tradition. The journal will publish original, innovative, and thoroughly researched essays on Black ideas, theories, and intellectuals in the United States and throughout the African diaspora. Global Black Thought will feature historically based contributions by authors in diverse fields of study throughout the humanities and social sciences.

AAIHS members will receive a free digital subscription. Life Members will receive both digital and print copies of the journal. To join the AAIHS and receive the journal, please visit (