We are delighted to announce that Naomi Seidman has won a National Jewish Book Award for Sarah Schenirer and the Bais Yaakov Movement, published by the Littman Library of Jewish Civilization. Seidman's pioneering exploration of the Bais Yaakov movement and its founder, Sarah Schenirer, was awarded the Barbara Dobkin Award for Women's Studies. Seidman said, … Continue reading
Clemson University Press have launched Studies in British Musical Cultures, a new series in partnership with the North American British Music Studies Association. We spoke to series editor Eric Taylor (Drake University) to learn more. What is the aim or mission of the series? Studies in British Musical Cultures will encompass the diverse array of subjects … Continue reading
The editors of Town Planning Review have selected ‘Institutions for housing subsidisation: the case of low-income housing in China’ by Feng Deng as the Featured Article for Town Planning Review 91.1. The paper will be free to access for a limited time here. When asked to describe the paper and highlight its importance, the author … Continue reading
The editors of International Development Planning Review have selected ‘Everyday violence and bottom-up peace building initiatives by the urban poor in Mumbai’ by Amita Bhide as the Featured Article for International Development Planning Review 42.1. The paper will be free to access for a limited time here. When asked to describe the paper and highlight … Continue reading
The award-winning UK publisher Liverpool University Press and the largest international joint venture university in China, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University based in Suzhou, are delighted to announce the launch of a new imprint.