Journals, News, Uncategorized

Town Planning Review: COVID-19 Viewpoint Series

We hear from the Co-Editors of Town Planning Review, Daniel Baldwin Hess, Alex Lord, and John Sturzaker, Policy & Practice Editor, Olivier Sykes and Bertie Dockerill, Editorial Assistant, about putting the COVID-19 pandemic into perspective as urban planning scholars react to a changed world.

Journals, News

Call for a Reviews Editor: Quaker Studies

Quaker Studies, the only refereed journal covering all aspects of Quaker Studies, invites applications for the position of Book Reviews Editor. The journal is multi-disciplinary, and articles submitted typically cover the subject areas of aesthetics, anthropology, architecture, art, cultural studies, history, literature, peace studies, philosophy, research methodology, sociology, theology, and women’s studies. In partnership with … Continue reading

News, Poetry

Citadel shortlisted for Costa Poetry Award

Martha Sprackland’s debut collection Citadel has been shortlisted for the Costa Poetry Award 2020. On news of the shortlisting, Martha said: “I'm stunned. Citadel was, in one way or another, a long time in the making, and the writing of it was not an easy road. To have a place on the shortlist for such … Continue reading

music, News

Two new book series at LUP: Liverpool Studies in Popular Music and Place and Liverpool Studies in the Politics of Popular Culture

We are delighted to announce the acquisition of two book series from Emerald Publishing to Liverpool University Press, which will be managed by our Editorial Director, Alison Welsby, with the series editors, Dr Brett Lashua (University College London) and Dr Stephen Wagg (De Montfort University). Liverpool Studies in Popular Music and Place looks at popular … Continue reading

History, News

Introducing our new series: Women in Ancient Cultures

Liverpool University Press is delighted to announce a new series in ancient history, encompassing all women from all ancient cultures, and all areas of the world, from approximately 4000 BCE to 800 CE. Led by Series Editors Virginia Campbell, Amy Gansell, Greg Gilles, Irene Salvo, Rebecca Usherwood and Lewis Webb, it will publish monographs and … Continue reading