African literature, American literature, English literature, Francophone literature, French studies, German Studies, Hispanic Studies, Indigenous Studies, Irish Studies, Italian Studies, Latin American Studies, Postcolonial Studies, Science Fiction, Women's Studies, World literature

Peter Lang at the Modern Language Association conference #MLA21 @MLANews @PeterLangGroup

We are pleased to be a part of this year's virtual Modern Language Association conference, on 7-10 January 2021! Our Senior Commissioning Editor Dr Laurel Plapp will be in attendance and welcomes virtual meetings to chat about publishing with us. Please email her at l.plapp@peterlang.com to arrange a call. ** A drop-in session with Laurel Plapp is… Continue reading Peter Lang at the Modern Language Association conference #MLA21 @MLANews @PeterLangGroup

Latin American Studies, vacancies

Vacancy: Part-Time Acquisitions Editor – Latin America @ipghq @mediargh

Title:Part-Time Acquisitions Editor - Latin AmericaDescription:Peter Lang Group AG is seeking a motivated part-time acquisitions editor to grow and manage our Latin American list. The ideal candidate should have a background either in academia or in academic publishing, with experience in the development and acquisitions of titles in this region covering areas such as history,… Continue reading Vacancy: Part-Time Acquisitions Editor – Latin America @ipghq @mediargh

African Studies, Austrian Studies, British Studies, Caribbean Studies, critical race studies, Critical Theory, Cultural History, European Studies, French studies, German Literature and Culture, German Studies, Hispanic Studies, Irish Studies, Italian Studies, New series

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 Series launch: Imagining Black Europe @TheGSA

Cultural History, Cultural Studies, French studies, German Studies, Hispanic Studies, Italian Studies, Literary Studies

Invitation for proposals: Cultural History and Literary Imagination book series

New proposals are welcome for the book series Cultural History and Literary Imagination Series Editors: Christian J. Emden (Rice University) and David Midgley (University of Cambridge) This series promotes critical inquiry into the relationship between the literary imagination and its cultural, intellectual or political contexts. The series encourages the investigation of the role of the… Continue reading Invitation for proposals: Cultural History and Literary Imagination book series

French studies, Hispanic Studies, Linguistics, Media Studies, Open Access

New releases on Peter Lang Open @KUnlatched

We are pleased to announce the release of three new titles through our partnership with Knowledge Unlatched. All titles are available for free download from the Peter Lang website through the links below: Mothers on Mothers: Maternal Readings of Popular Television, by Rebecca Feasey     La memoria transgeneracional: Presencia y persistencia de la guerra… Continue reading New releases on Peter Lang Open @KUnlatched

Hispanic Studies, Latin American Studies

Nihilismo y verdad published

Las relaciones entre Nietzsche y América Latina están marcadas por el desencuentro. Lo cual no implica que Nietzsche no haya sido leído en Latinoamérica; pero es diferente aludir a Nietzsche, a asumir una perspectiva nietzscheana. Por eso, en vez de usar a Nietzsche para analizar su moral, para desplazar el punto de vista, en América… Continue reading Nihilismo y verdad published

Hispanic Studies, Latin American Studies, Series

Celebrating ten years of the Hispanic Studies: Culture and Ideas series

This year we’re celebrating the tenth anniversary of our book series Hispanic Studies: Culture and Ideas! The first volume, Postmodern Spain by Antonio Sanchez, was published in 2007. Ten years later the series is going from strength to strength, with Volume 77 hot off the press this month – Anne-Marie Storrs’s book Loving’s the Strange… Continue reading Celebrating ten years of the Hispanic Studies: Culture and Ideas series

Hispanic Studies

Loving’s the Strange Thing published

This groundbreaking volume argues that Carmen Martín Gaite and Carl Jung form an ideal combination. All the main features of the Jungian individuation process are present in the Spanish writer’s fairy tales: dreams, shadow figures, wise men and women, the Self, anima and animus. Martín Gaite has been described by the critic Salustiano Martín as… Continue reading Loving’s the Strange Thing published

Film Studies, Hispanic Studies

Mexican Transnational Cinema and Literature published

«It was a great night for Mexico, as usual.» Donald Trump’s words about Alejandro González Iñárritu on Oscars’ night 2014 were a preview of his now-notorious attitude toward Mexicans: «He’s walking away with all the gold? Was it that good? I don’t hear that. It was certainly a big night for them.» Although the future… Continue reading Mexican Transnational Cinema and Literature published

European Studies, Film Studies, French studies, German Studies, Hispanic Studies

Series re-launch: New Studies in European Cinema

Peter Lang Oxford is pleased to announce the re-launch of the series New Studies in European Cinema under new editorship: New Studies in European Cinema Series Editors Wendy Everett (University of Bath) and Fiona Handyside (University of Exeter) With its focus on new critical, theoretical, and cultural developments in contemporary film studies, this series encourages… Continue reading Series re-launch: New Studies in European Cinema