University Press Week 2013: Blog Tour Day 3

University Press Week 2013
University Press Week continues with blog tour day 3’s theme of Subject Area Spotlight. Today’s posts:

  • Wilfrid Laurier University Press: Cheryl Lousley, editor of the Environmental Humanities series, writes about the engagement of environmental issues through the humanities disciplines, such as literature, film, and media studies, for example. She outlines the genesis of the series and discusses some of the most recent publications.
  • University of Georgia Press: Nik Heynen, series co-editor, will discuss the Geographies of Justice and Social Transformation series and how it relates to UGA Press.
  • Texas A&M Press
  • MIT Press: Gita Manaktala, editorial director, writes about the possibilities of the web MIT Press authors are using for scholarship, finding newly mediated ways to teach,
    conduct research, present data, and engage with various publics.
  • University of Pennsylvania Press: Penn Press acquisitions editors discuss the foundations and future of some of the press’s key subject areas.
  • University of Toronto Press: Learn about the Medieval and Renaissance Studies lists at University of Toronto Press.

See links to posts from blog tour day 1.

See links to posts from blog tour day 2.

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