New book series launched: Australian Studies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

Peter Lang Oxford is delighted to announce the launch of the new book series

Australian Studies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

Series Editor: Professor Anne Brewster, University of New South Wales

This interdisciplinary book series showcases dynamic, innovative research on contemporary and historical Australian culture. It aims to foster interventions in established debates on Australia as well as opening up new areas of enquiry that reflect the diversity of interests in the scholarly community. The series includes research in a range of fields across the humanities and social sciences, such as history, literature, media, philosophy, cultural studies, gender studies and politics. Proposals are encouraged in areas such as Indigenous studies, critical race and whiteness studies, women’s studies, studies in colonialism and coloniality, multiculturalism, the experimental humanities and ecocriticism. Of particular interest is research that promotes the study of Australia in cross-cultural, transnational and comparative contexts. Cross-disciplinarity and new methodologies are welcomed.

The series will feature the work of leading authors but also invites proposals from emerging scholars. Proposals for monographs and high-quality edited volumes are welcomed. Proposals and manuscripts considered for the series will be subject to rigorous peer review and editorial attention. The series is affiliated with the International Australian Studies Association (www.inasa.org).

For more information, or to submit a book proposal, please contact Dr Laurel Plapp, Senior Commissioning Editor, Email: l.plapp@peterlang.com, Tel: +44 (0) 1865 514160.

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