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Books to Look Out for in February 2021

Books to Look Out for in February 2021

Welcome to February and new releases from Boydell & Brewer! Our list this month is varied, from essays investigating the question of time to insights into the different elements of… READ MORE

Genesis

Genesis

T.J. Reed’s new book Genesis: The Making of Literary Works from Homer to Christa Wolf is a monumental study that seeks the roots of great literary works and the processes… READ MORE

The Books of… Peter Dickinson

The Books of… Peter Dickinson

A composer, a pianist, a writer, an editor and a painter walk into a bar. “Good evening, Professor Dickinson,” says the barman, “Your usual?” Yes, Peter Dickinson, who has produced… READ MORE

In Memoriam Theodore Ziolkowski

In Memoriam Theodore Ziolkowski

It was with great sadness that I learned of the death on December 5 of Theodore Ziolkowski, professor emeritus and former graduate dean at Princeton; prolific scholar of German Studies,… READ MORE

The Operas of Sergei Prokofiev

The Operas of Sergei Prokofiev

Christina Guillaumier’s new book The Operas of Sergei Prokofiev is the first book in the English language to engage with Prokofiev’s operatic output in its entirety. The book draws on… READ MORE

Cultivating Their Own

Cultivating Their Own

Sometimes you just get lucky. That was certainly the case for me when I chanced upon a microfilm container clearly labeled “Agricultural Development in Kenya” at the Friends Collection and… READ MORE