Film Studies, Science Fiction, Young Scholars Competition

Proposals invited! 2021 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in Science Fiction Studies @IAFA_TW @sfranews @GerryCanavan @tpmoylan @sfritzsc #sf #sciencefiction

Peter Lang Oxford is delighted to announce the 2021 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in Science Fiction Studies. Proposals are invited from early career scholars ­in Science Fiction Studies for academic monographs to be evaluated by a distinguished editorial board. At least two winners will be selected, one for the Ralahine Utopian Studies series and… Continue reading Proposals invited! 2021 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in Science Fiction Studies @IAFA_TW @sfranews @GerryCanavan @tpmoylan @sfritzsc #sf #sciencefiction

Documentary Film, Film Studies

Documentary film cultures in the age of #COVID-19 #cfp #filmstudies

CFP: Documentary film cultures in the age of COVID-19 Edited by Dafydd Sills-Jones and Pietari Kaapa Documentary Film Cultures The cultural practices that sustain the documentary form in all its varieties have been in a rapid state of evolution during the era of digital production. During that era, documentary filmmakers have dealt with the difficulties… Continue reading Documentary film cultures in the age of #COVID-19 #cfp #filmstudies

conference discount, Irish literature, Irish Studies

Irish Studies at Peter Lang @BAIrishStudies #BAISConf2020 #IrishStudies

We at Peter Lang were looking forward immensely to being in Liverpool this year for the BAIS conference. 2020 marks the publication of the 100th volume in our highly regarded Reimagining Ireland series under the editorship of Eamon Maher, no mean feat in just over ten years, and we would have relished the opportunity to… Continue reading Irish Studies at Peter Lang @BAIrishStudies #BAISConf2020 #IrishStudies

Book launch, Environmental Studies, Genre fiction

Book launch for #Cli-Fi #climatechange fiction #academicbookweek @acbookweek

                            Please join us for a wine reception and discussion of climate change! Cli-Fi: A Companion, edited by Axel Goodbody and Adeline Johns-Putra, will be launched at the Oxfam Bookshop (56 St Giles, Oxford) at 6 pm on Wednesday 11 March. Volume… Continue reading Book launch for #Cli-Fi #climatechange fiction #academicbookweek @acbookweek

Cultural Studies, Disability Studies, Film Studies, Media Studies

New Book Series! #Disability, #Media, #Culture #proposals welcome @BAFTSS @SCMStudies @MeCCSA2020

Peter Lang Oxford is pleased to announce the launch of the new book series Disability, Media, Culture  Series Editors: Dr Alison Wilde and Dr Murray Simpson (University of Dundee) Globally today, television, film and the internet comprise the principal sources of cultural consumption and engagement. Despite this, these areas have not featured strongly in the… Continue reading New Book Series! #Disability, #Media, #Culture #proposals welcome @BAFTSS @SCMStudies @MeCCSA2020

Competition, German, German Literature and Culture, German Studies, prize

Submissions are invited! 2020 Early Career Researcher Prize in German Studies @WIGSblog @AGS_tweets

The Institute for German Studies at the University of Birmingham and Peter Lang Oxford invite submissions for their 2020 Early Career Researcher Prize in German Studies. Submissions are invited from early career scholars in German Studies for academic monographs to be evaluated by a distinguished editorial board. The winner of the prize will receive a… Continue reading Submissions are invited! 2020 Early Career Researcher Prize in German Studies @WIGSblog @AGS_tweets

Francophone literature, French, French Literature, French studies, nineteenth-century studies, Women's Studies, Young Scholars Competition

Winners of the 2019 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in French Studies

Peter Lang Oxford is delighted to announce the winners of the 2019 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in French Studies in the following categories: Joint Winners in Nineteenth Century Giada Alessandroni Amongst Women: Literary Representations of Female Homosociality in Belle Epoque France, 1880–1914 to be published in French Studies of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries in 2020… Continue reading Winners of the 2019 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in French Studies

Music, Religious Studies

June Boyce-Tillman Celebration Concert

‘WE SHALL GO OUT WITH GRATITUDE WITHIN US’, a concert in celebration of the life and work of Rev. Prof. June Boyce-Tillman MBE, was held on 4 November 2019. Many friends, family, musicians, colleagues and alumni came together for the event.           A video of the concert is now available: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tsbSzzdOzvU&feature=youtu.be… Continue reading June Boyce-Tillman Celebration Concert

German Literature and Culture, German Studies

Book launch for Rey Conquer’s Reading Colour

Reading Colour: George, Rilke, Kandinsky, Lasker-Schüler by Rey Conquer will be launched on Thursday 5 December from 4 to 6 pm at the Vernon Harcourt Room, St Hilda’s College, Oxford. Joining Rey to discuss the book will be Dr Nick Gaskill (Oriel College) and Prof Tony Phelan, Keble College. Please RSVP georgina.paul@st-hildas.ox.ac.uk by Monday 2… Continue reading Book launch for Rey Conquer’s Reading Colour

Award, Eastern Europe, Exile Studies, Women's Studies

Jana Buresova awarded the Honorary Silver Medal of Jan Masaryk

Jana Buresova has been awarded the Honorary Silver Medal of Jan Masaryk by the Czech Republic for her book The Dynamics of Forced Female Migration from Czechoslovakia to Britain, 1938–1950. Dr Buresova was honoured at an event at the Czech Embassy on 5 November 2019. The Honorary Silver Medal is awarded by the Ministry of… Continue reading Jana Buresova awarded the Honorary Silver Medal of Jan Masaryk