New books in German Studies

We are pleased to announce our new titles in German Studies: Rey Conquer, Reading Colour: George, Rilke, Kandinsky, Lasker-Schüler Winner of the 2018 Early Career Researcher Prize in German Studies, Institute for German Studies, University of Birmingham   Natalie Eppelsheimer, Roads Less Traveled: German-Jewish Exile Experiences in Kenya, 1933–1947     Dirk Göttsche (ed.), Memory … Continue reading

International Network for Music, Spirituality and Wellbeing website launches

The International Network for Music, Spirituality and Wellbeing website has launched! ‘The International Network for Music, Spirituality and Wellbeing embraces the social, personal, spiritual and political aspects of wellbeing. Our mission is to promote wellbeing in individuals, communities, organisations and the environment, through the use of music.’ Read more about their activities here. The network … Continue reading

Book launch: Power-Knowledge in Tabari’s «Histoire» of Islam

Power-Knowledge in Tabari’s «Histoire» of Islam: Politicizing the past in Medieval Islamic Historiography by Amir Moghadam and Terence Lovat will be launched at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford on 22 November 2019. The launch will take place in Talbot Hall, LMH in Norham Gardens at 2 pm. All are welcome! «This is an outstanding work on … Continue reading

Peter Lang at the Frankfurt Book Fair #stonehenge #clifi #horror #irishstudies #englishliterature #fbf19 #fbf2019

Come by and see us at the Frankfurt Book Fair this week, 16-20 October (Hall 4.2/H1)! Lots of exciting new books on display:  

Book launch for Matteo Dutto’s Legacies of #Indigenous Resistance at the European Association for Studies of #Australia (#EASA)

Matteo Dutto’s book Legacies of Indigenous Resistance: Pemulwuy, Jandamarra and Yagan in Australian Indigenous Film, Theatre and Literature was launched at the European Association for Studies of Australia (EASA) annual conference in Toulon, France in September 2019. Australian Studies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives series editor Anne Brewster, Mitchell Rolls and Stephen Muecke all spoke at the event, alongside author Matteo … Continue reading

Simon Bennett publishes new article on work with the UK National Police Air Service

Simon Bennett, ‘Crew resource management’s contribution to flight safety and operational effectiveness at the UK National Police Air Service, as understood by flight-crew’. Int. J. Human Factors and Ergonomics, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2019. Read the full article here. Abstract: National Police Air Service (NPAS) pilots and tactical flight officers (TFOs) were asked a series … Continue reading

Series launch: Imagining Black Europe @TheGSA

Peter Lang is pleased to announce the launch of the new book series Imagining Black Europe Edited by Tiffany N. Florvil and Vanessa D. Plumly This series seeks to publish critical and nuanced scholarship in the field of Black European Studies. Moving beyond and building on the Black Atlantic approach, books in this series will … Continue reading

Invitation for proposals: 2020 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition: German Studies in America @TheGSA

Peter Lang Oxford is delighted to announce the 2020 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition: German Studies in America. Proposals are invited from US early career scholars ­in German Studies for academic monographs to be evaluated by a distinguished editorial board. The winner of the competition will receive a contract to publish the volume with Peter … Continue reading

Simon Bennett on Brexit and the future of UK aerospace

Simon Bennett, author and series editor for Systems Thinking for Safety, has contributed to the September issue of Air International on Brexit and the future of UK aerospace. Read more about his book and series here.

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