Australian Studies books shortlisted for ASAL’s Alvie Egan Award 2019 @austlit17

We are pleased to have received word that Volumes 1 and 2 in the Australian Studies: Interdisciplinary Perspectives series edited by Anne Brewster have both been shortlisted for the Association for the Study of Australian Literature‘s Alvie Egan Award 2019! Geoff Rodoreda, The Mabo Turn in Australian Fiction   Xu Daozhi, Indigenous Cultural Capital: Postcolonial Narratives … Continue reading

New books in #MemoryStudies @MemoriesFutur @KatiaPORT @IMLR_News

We are pleased to announce new books in the Cultural Memories series edited by Katia Pizzi. Books in the series will be on display and for sale at the Memories of the Future conference at the Centre for the Study of Cultural Memory at the Institute of Modern Languages Research on 29-30 March 2019. Please come … Continue reading

Vacancy: Editorial Assistant @ipghq @mediargh

We are pleased to be recruiting for a full-time Editorial Assistant in our busy Oxford office. We are seeking an enthusiastic, well-organised and detail-oriented candidate to support our Commissioning Editors. This entry-level position is perfect for a recent graduate looking for their first job in publishing. The ideal candidate will be a native English speaker … Continue reading

Submissions invited for the Institute for German Studies / Peter Lang 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 2019 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

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

Simon Bennett publishes new article on crew resource management in AIR International Magazine

Author and Series Editor Simon Bennett has published on crew resource management in AIR International Magazine. His book series, Systems Thinking for Safety, has recently launched. Read more about the series here. He is also the author of How Pilots Live, available for purchase here.                               … Continue reading

Winners announced in the 2018 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in Education Studies

Peter Lang Oxford is delighted to announce the joint winners of the 2018 Peter Lang Young Scholars Competition in Education Studies: JOINT WINNERS David Ridley The Method of Radical Democracy: John Dewey’s Critical Social Theory Wonseok Kim  The Neutral Education Trap: Politics and the Crisis of Critical Education in South Korea   We congratulate both our … Continue reading

Photos from the launch: June Boyce-Tillman’s Freedom Song

June Boyce-Tillman’s autobiography, Freedom Song: Faith, Abuse, Music and Spirituality, was launched on 23 January 2019 at the University of Winchester. Read more about her book and series here.  

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

Simon Bennett works with the UK National Police Air Service to improve safety

From September 2017, Dr Simon Bennett, Director of the Civil Safety and Security Unit, School of Business, has been researching flight-deck human factors with the UK National Police Air Service (NPAS). The NPAS, created in 2012, provides tactical air support to the 43 police forces of England and Wales from a network of 14 bases. … Continue reading

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