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Happy Birthday Richard Barber!

Happy Birthday Richard Barber!

This week sees a landmark birthday for Dr Richard Barber, co-founder in 1969 of the Boydell Press which in time merged with Derek Brewer’s imprint to form Boydell & Brewer. All of… READ MORE

Writing Spatiality in West Africa

Writing Spatiality in West Africa

Winner of the 2020 ALA Book of the Year Award – Scholarship Writing Spatiality in West Africa examines the ways in which space and spatial structures have been constituted, contested and re-imagined… READ MORE

The Real Agricultural Revolution

The Real Agricultural Revolution

Agriculture carries with it the impression of tradition, knowledge and skills as old as the land itself. But in order for farmers to meet our needs, agriculture has always had… READ MORE

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

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