Publishing

Publishing Director Lucy Melville speaking at the University of Coimbra

Publishing Director Lucy Melville will be speaking at the University of Coimbra on 'Publish and Flourish: A Guide to Your Academic Publishing Success' on 4 April 2018 as part of the 'Publish Do Not Perish: Survive the Stampede' series of workshops. Read more about the event here.

Health and Safety, Industrial Relations, Sociology

New article by Simon Bennett in AIR International Magazine

Author and Series Editor Simon Bennett has published on the 'National Police Air Support' in AIR International Magazine, after flying with the unit to witness the UK police force at work. His book series, Systems Thinking for Safety, has recently launched. Read more about the series here. He is also the author of How Pilots… Continue reading New article by Simon Bennett in AIR International Magazine

Education, Irish Studies

Education for All? published

«Our youth are our most valuable resource and the state’s commitment to providing them with the best possible education is the barometer by which its success should be judged. This considered and comprehensive analysis provides a rare and incisive insight into the success and failures of the past fifty years.» (Louise Richardson, Vice-Chancellor, University of… Continue reading Education for All? published

Ireland, Irish Studies, Review, Theatre Studies

Hear My Song: Irish Theatre and Popular Song reviewed in the Irish Times

    Joseph Greenwood's new book Hear My Song: Irish Theatre and Popular Song in the 1950s and 1960s was reviewed in the Irish Times on Saturday 3 March, by Professor Victor Merriman of Edge Hill University. Please click here to read the review.   A major obstacle for the scholar of theatre is the… Continue reading Hear My Song: Irish Theatre and Popular Song reviewed in the Irish Times

Archaeology, Book launch, history

Book launch: Blick Mead: Exploring the ‘First Place’ in the Stonehenge Landscape

Blick Mead: Exploring the 'First Place' in the Stonehenge Landscape, by David Jacques, Tom Phillips and Tom Lyons, will be launched at 7.30pm on Wednesday 7 March at the Old Bishop's Palace in Ely. The authors will be introducing their book, tracing the evolution of the Blick Mead dig from its local community-based origins to its current… Continue reading Book launch: Blick Mead: Exploring the ‘First Place’ in the Stonehenge Landscape

Archaeology

Blick Mead: Award-winning research on Stonehenge published

We are pleased to announce the publication of Blick Mead: Exploring the 'first place' in the Stonehenge landscape. Archaeological excavations at Blick Mead, Amesbury, Wiltshire 2005–2016 by David Jacques, Tom Phillips and Tom Lyons, and edited by David Jacques. The Blick Mead Project won the ‘Research Project of the Year 2018’ by Current Archaeology Magazine and… Continue reading Blick Mead: Award-winning research on Stonehenge published

Irish Studies, Music

Histoire sociale de la musique irlandaise published

Peu de pays égalent l’Irlande dans sa réputation musicale. Car la musique irlandaise fascine : passée d’une petite île en marge d’un vieux continent à l’immense diaspora irlandaise, d’une profession aristocratique à une activité populaire, d’une existence essentiellement rurale à un engouement urbain, des petites cuisines aux scènes du monde, de la musique de danse… Continue reading Histoire sociale de la musique irlandaise published

Book launch, Irish literature, Irish Studies

Irish President Michael D. Higgins at launch of Reimagining Ireland Reader

On Tuesday 27 February, we were delighted to welcome a very special guest to the launch of The Reimagining Ireland Reader: Examining Our Past, Shaping Our Future. The President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins, was in attendance at the launch, which took place at IT Tallaght in Dublin. The event was preceded by the 25th… Continue reading Irish President Michael D. Higgins at launch of Reimagining Ireland Reader