Position available: Graduate Publishing Assistant (Kickstart Scheme, 6 month paid internship)

As the largest publisher in the North West, Liverpool University Press is committed to establishing a pipeline of regional talent for the future development of the industry.  This vacancy arises as part of the government’s Kickstart Scheme, which enables those aged 16-24 years who are in receipt of Universal Credit to apply for a 6 … Continue reading


Opening the Future for Open Access: New Article in ‘Research Information’

An article co-authored by Anthony Cond, CEO of Liverpool University Press was published recently in leading industry magazine, 'Research Information'. With the recent awareness of the benefits of Open Access publications being showcased throughout #OpenAccessWeek2021, the article discusses some of the more recent developments in OA legislation, considering its impact on the academic publishing industry going forward.

Film studies

Kids These Days: Twenty-First Century Horror and Alice Lowe’s Prevenge

Andrew Graves discusses how horror films are reflective of the time in which they are produced whilst delving into twenty-first century horror and its implications on Prevenge. Let’s face it, with its rapid decline into idiocy, violent division and plague the twenty-first century thus far has been about as much fun as latter stage syphilis. … Continue reading

Film studies

Cape Fear: Rob Daniel investigates how Scorsese’s style and preoccupations transform his version into a horror epic

Rob Daniel introduces his new publication Cape Fear. Daniel offers a full reappraisal of Martin Scorsese’s Cape Fear (1991) as it reaches its 30th anniversary. When telling friends I was writing a study of Martin Scorsese’s Cape Fear (1991) for the Devil’s Advocates series, many responded with congratulations, then a question: “Is Cape Fear a horror film?” … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Film Studies: Free to read journal articles and 30% off selected e-book and print books

Spotlight on Film Studies: Free to read journal articles and up to 50% off selected e-book and print books in our Halloween sale!