Entries Needing Authors

Below is a list of CALS Encyclopedia of Arkansas entries that are unassigned, grouped by subject matter, such as “Art,” and then listed alphabetically by title.

If you are interested in writing for the CALS Encyclopedia of Arkansas, first read our Author Guidelines and Encyclopedia Style Guide

If you find a topic that is unassigned and that interests you, please email us to offer to write an entry at editor (at) cals.org.

NOTE: Due to the volume of entries currently being received, combined with various website redesign efforts, the length of time from entry receipt to publication may be several months. We do prioritize new authors in our editorial process.

Please do not send an entry to the CALS Encyclopedia of Arkansas without contacting us first. If you have questions about writing or the editorial process, email us for more information.


Business and Economics

Civil Rights and Social Change

Counties, Cities, and Towns


Ethnic Groups

Exploration and Archaeology

Folklore and Folklife

Government and Politics

Historic Preservation

Land and Resources


Literature and Authors


Military Science

Recreation and Sports


Science and Medicine