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

Comparative Literature, Film Studies, Francophone literature, French, French Literature, French studies, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Translation Studies, Young Scholars Competition

Reminder: 2 weeks left to enter the Young Scholars Competition in #FrenchStudies! @French_Studies @AUFrenchStudies

** Deadline is 2 weeks away! ** Peter Lang Oxford welcomes submissions for the 2019 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in French Studies. Proposals are invited from early career researchers ­in French Studies for academic monographs to be evaluated by a distinguished editorial board. There is the potential for multiple winners in different subfields, each… Continue reading Reminder: 2 weeks left to enter the Young Scholars Competition in #FrenchStudies! @French_Studies @AUFrenchStudies

Art History, Comparative Literature, Film Studies, Francophone literature, French, French Literature, French studies, Translation Studies, Women's Studies, Young Scholars Competition

Reminder: 2019 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in French Studies: Deadline is 3 weeks away! @AUFrenchStudies @French_Studies

** Deadline is 3 weeks away! ** Peter Lang Oxford welcomes submissions for the 2019 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in French Studies. Proposals are invited from early career researchers ­in French Studies for academic monographs to be evaluated by a distinguished editorial board. There is the potential for multiple winners in different subfields, each… Continue reading Reminder: 2019 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in French Studies: Deadline is 3 weeks away! @AUFrenchStudies @French_Studies

Francophone literature, French, French Literature, French studies, Young Scholars Competition

Proposals welcome! 2019 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in French Studies @AuFrenchStudies @french_studies

Peter Lang Oxford is delighted to announce the 2019 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in French Studies. Proposals are invited from early career scholars ­in French Studies for academic monographs to be evaluated by a distinguished editorial board. There is the potential for multiple winners in different subfields, each of whom will receive a contract… Continue reading Proposals welcome! 2019 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in French Studies @AuFrenchStudies @french_studies

conference, Cultural Studies, Francophone literature, French, French Literature, French studies

Peter Lang at the Society for French Studies Annual Conference

Peter Lang is delighted to be attending the Society for French Studies Annual Conference on 2-4 July at University College Cork. Senior Commissioning Editor Laurel Plapp (l.plapp@peterlang.com) will be attending and welcoming visitors to our bookstand. We will be featuring titles from across our French programme, including recent volumes from our newly re-launched series Modern… Continue reading Peter Lang at the Society for French Studies Annual Conference

Francophone literature, French, French Literature, French studies

Series re-launch: Modern French Identities

Peter Lang Oxford is pleased to announce the re-launch of the Modern French Identities series under the editorship of Jean Khalfa. We thank Peter Collier for an amazing 20 years as the editor of the series, which has now reached 127 volumes! Modern French Identities Series Editor Dr Jean Khalfa, Senior Lecturer in French Studies, Trinity College,… Continue reading Series re-launch: Modern French Identities

Comparative Literature, French Literature, French studies, German Literature and Culture, German Studies, Italian Studies, Women's Studies

Starvation, Food Obsession and Identity published

Anorexia, bulimia, binge eating and troubled relationships with food and bodies have been depicted by writers across a variety of languages and cultures, since before the medicalisation of eating disorders in the late nineteenth century to the present day. This cross-cultural volume explores the fictional portrayal of these self-destructive yet arguably self-empowering behaviours in contemporary… Continue reading Starvation, Food Obsession and Identity published

French Literature, French studies, Gender Studies, Women's Studies

French Feminisms 1975 and After published

This volume explores contemporary French women’s writing through the prism of one of the defining moments of modern feminism: the writings of the 1970s that came to be known as «French feminism». With their exhilarating renewal of the rules of fiction, and a sophisticated theoretical approach to gender, representation and textuality, Hélène Cixous and others… Continue reading French Feminisms 1975 and After published

French, French Literature, French studies, nineteenth-century studies

Series re-launch: Romanticism and after in France / Le Romantisme et après en France

Peter Lang Oxford is pleased to announce the re-launch of the series Romanticism and after in France / Le Romantisme et après en France under new editorship: Romanticism and after in France / Le Romantisme et après en France http://www.peterlang.com/view/serial/RAF Series Editors Patrick McGuinness (University of Oxford) and Valentina Gosetti (University of New England, Australia)… Continue reading Series re-launch: Romanticism and after in France / Le Romantisme et après en France

British literature, British Studies, French, French Literature, French studies, history, Poetry

Photos from the book launch: Writing the Great War

Nicolas Bianchi and Toby Garfitt’s edited collection Writing the Great War / Comment écrire la Grande Guerre? was launched in the Common Room, History Faculty at the University of Oxford on Tuesday 28 November at 5.30 pm. The launch took place during the drinks reception to follow Professor John Horne’s valedictory Leverhulme lecture ‘War as… Continue reading Photos from the book launch: Writing the Great War