Publishing Clinic, University of Wales Trinity Saint David

On 6 November 2014, colleagues from the University of Wales Press led an insightful Publishing Clinic at the University of Wales Trinity Saint David. Organised by Dr Catriona Ryan, Senior Research Fellow in Art and Design at UWTSD, the event was a great success for all concerned. Set up as an initiative to guide early-career

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Seventh Bangor Colloquium on Medieval Wales

Seventh Bangor Colloquium on Medieval Wales The lively crowd of students and academics of all ages that came together for the Seventh Bangor Colloquium on Medieval Wales last weekend attested visibly to the interest in this field in Wales at present. I was only able to attend the conference for a day, but it turned

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December Events

During December, the University of Wales Press will be participating in the following conferences: 4-6    Australasian Society for Continental Philosophy Conference, Melbourne 27    American Philosophical Association Conference, Philadelphia

A Golden Age of Hispanic Studies

Hispanic Studies at university have expanded and diversified greatly over the past thirty years. From an exclusive focus on Iberian languages, literature and cultural history, there has been a significant transformation in Iberian and Latin American Studies in English-speaking universities towards interdisciplinary approaches to languages, history, literature, gender and cultural studies. The trend has, of

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M. Wynn Thomas Prize 2015 – Call for papers

The M. Wynn Thomas Prize is offered to celebrate outstanding scholarly work in the field of Welsh writing in English. There are two prize categories: the ‘Open’ category and the ‘New Scholars’ category. Essays submitted may be unpublished or published, in English or in Welsh. Published essays should be from 2013/14. Click here to read

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November Events

During November, the University of Wales Press will be participating in the following conferences: 31 Oct-1 Nov   ‘Migrating Texts’: Subtitling, Translation, Adaptation, Senate House, London 6-9    American Studies Association, ‘The Fun and the Fury’: New Dialectics of Pleasure and Pain In the Post-American Century, Westin Bonaventure, Los Angeles, CA  8-9    Seventh Bangor Colloquium

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Milestones in Gothic Literary Studies

Gothic Literary Studies has attracted scholars from across the world. In 2009 the series was launched with the first two volumes of a four-volume ‘mini-series’ which addressed the history of the gothic from the eighteenth century to the present day, and the distinctiveness of the American Gothic tradition. The publication of these books quickly drew

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Ireland, Wales, and the First World War: History, Myth, and Cultural Memory

IMAGE: Dr Daniel Mulhall, Irish Ambassador to Great Britain, giving the conference’s opening lecture on the war poetry of Francis Ledwidge and Thomas Kettle. A complex picture of Welsh and Irish experiences of and responses to the First World War emerged at the Ireland, Wales, and the First World War conference, held at Cardiff University on 10th

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University View

University View – How UWP is embracing modern changes in the publishing industry   Publishing has undergone dramatic changes over the last few years, all driven by the digital revolution. Books were one of the consumer goods to be sold most successfully online, giving rise to that most ubiquitous of online retailers, Amazon. Digital printing

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September Titles 2014

Revolution to Devolution: Reflections on Welsh Democracy K.O. Morgan Nietzsche and Napoleon: The Dionysian Conspiracy Don Dombowsky

UWP at Beijing International Book Fair

UWP at Beijing International Book Fair The Beijing International Book Fair 2014, was held at the China International Exhibition Centre from 27-31 August. UWP was represented there by STM Publishers Services Pte Ltd.

October Events

During October, the University of Wales Press will be participating in the following conferences:  1    Revolution to Devolution Launch, 6.30pm, River Rooms, King’s College, London 1    ‘Fascists! Fascists? – Plaid and the charges of extremism’, Panel Debate with Richard Wyn Jones, Robert Stradling, David Melding and former First Minister Rhodri Morgan. Ty Hywel,

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