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Reading Non-Fiction Across South Africa’s Unfinished Transition

Reading Non-Fiction Across South Africa’s Unfinished Transition

Hedley Twidle discusses his publication: Experiments with Truth: Narrative Non-fiction and the Coming of Democracy in South Africa from James Currey African Articulation series. This article was originally published in the African Griot.   Experiments with Truth is a… READ MORE

Irish History

Irish History

Boydell has long published on all aspects of Ireland’s history and literature – we even publish a delightful travel guide for visitors – and the last year or so has… READ MORE

RIT Press

RIT Press

RIT Press is a scholarly publishing enterprise at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Established in 2001 as RIT Cary Graphic Arts Press, the Press initially focused on publishing titles that… READ MORE

Black History Month

Black History Month

Black History Month is celebrated every October in the UK, highlighting experiences, achievements & contributions that are too often overlooked. At Boydell we are proud to publish books that honour… READ MORE

Sacred Queer Stories

Sacred Queer Stories

The Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie in her widely circulated TEDGlobal talk of 2009 drew attention to what she called ‘the danger of a single story’. Interrogating dominant generalising narratives that reinforce stereotypes about… READ MORE

Books to Look out for in October 2021

Books to Look out for in October 2021

Welcome to October and new releases from Boydell & Brewer! Gain a better understanding of reading habits, publishing strategies and thought processes of late Stuart print culture, enjoy a ground-breaking… READ MORE

From Rebels to Rulers

From Rebels to Rulers

From Rebels to Rulers: Writing Legitimacy in the Early Sokoto State, was published this August in James Currey’s Religion in Transforming Africa series.  At its heart, the book explores the connection between writing in Arabic and… READ MORE