New Book from Stockholm University Press: Invoking Flora Nwapa

Download the book at Stockholm University Press About the book This new book is written by Paula Uimonen and explores the revival of Flora Nwapa’s fame as the pioneer of African women’s literature, based on fieldwork at the Efuru@50 celebration in Nigeria. It is written in an experimental style, and shows how literary worldmaking creates … More New Book from Stockholm University Press: Invoking Flora Nwapa

Bakom bokhyllan uppmärksammar Stockholm University Press 5-årsjubileum

Sedan starten 2015 har förlaget publicerat 31 böcker och 10 tidskriftserier. Bakom dessa titlar döljer sig ett omfattande samarbete inom den akademiska världen och många inblandade personer med ett gemensamt mål – öppen tillgång. I universitetsbibliotekets senaste poddavsnitt #31 – Stockholm University Press får du möta några av dessa personer: Stockholms universitets vice rektor Elisabeth … More Bakom bokhyllan uppmärksammar Stockholm University Press 5-årsjubileum

New Book from Stockholm University Press: The Fifth and Final Volume of Ars Edendi Lecture Series

This Ars Edendi Lecture Series Volume V  is the final volume of lectures on textual criticism and classical philology given within the framework of the Ars edendi research programme (2008-2015), edited by Erika Kihlman and Denis Searby. The topics of this volume include: The challenges and pitfalls of editing fragmentary texts, an homage and apology … More New Book from Stockholm University Press: The Fifth and Final Volume of Ars Edendi Lecture Series

Ny bok – “Uppkomsten av ett professionellt medicinskt fält” – presenterar professionsforskning med ett nytt perspektiv

Boken handlar om det svenska medicinska fältets framväxt och professionalisering från medeltid till 1990-tal, med fokus på tre av dess yrken som varit aktiva där nämligen läkare, sjuksköterskor och biomedicinska analytiker (tidigare laboratorieassistenter). … More Ny bok – “Uppkomsten av ett professionellt medicinskt fält” – presenterar professionsforskning med ett nytt perspektiv

New Open Access Book: Third Volume of Essays in Anarchism and Religion #OAbooks

Mysticism and spiritual anarchism This Open Access Edited Volume, Essays in Anarchism and Religion Volume III, focuses on individuals, such as Abraham Heyn, Leo Tolstoy, Herbert Read, Daniel Guérin and Martin Buber. One essay reflects specifically on the affinities between mysticism and anarchism, and one surveying the vast territory of spiritual anarchism. Critique of contemporary … More New Open Access Book: Third Volume of Essays in Anarchism and Religion #OAbooks

Freely available new research in the field of home languages – Journal of Home Language Research signs contract with Stockholm University Press

  Stockholm University Press recently acquired The Journal of Home Language Research (JHLR), an international, double-blind peer-reviewed Open Access journal. Previously published at the University of Canterbury (New Zealand) and at Uppsala University, the content from JHLR has always been available to download for free. The journal publishes original research in all areas related to … More Freely available new research in the field of home languages – Journal of Home Language Research signs contract with Stockholm University Press

Open Access publishing and digital workflows essential during COVID-19 crisis

Stockholm University Press’ mission to promote the importance of Open Access publishing is becoming more of a priority in the current COVID-19 crisis. The Press aims to provide researchers with an alternative route to publishing peer-reviewed articles and books making the content accessible for anyone free from paywalls, without compromising on the academic rigour and … More Open Access publishing and digital workflows essential during COVID-19 crisis

Crowdfunding Campaign for Open Access Book – Essays in Anarchism and Religion: Volume III

The edited volume Essays in Anarchism and Religion: Volume III will be published by Stockholm University Press in June 2020. The editors Alex Christoyannopoulos and Matthew S Adams are now seeking crowdfunding to help publish this volume to cover the production costs. Help funding – this is what you get This is what the editors … More Crowdfunding Campaign for Open Access Book – Essays in Anarchism and Religion: Volume III

Togetherness & Work in Progress – Ongoing Author Survey about Scholarly Communication in the HSS in Collaboration with OPERAS

Stockholm University Press is still under development, as it takes time to build a trustworthy brand and fine-tune the processes to serve the academic community with relevant publications. This means that we constantly need to revise our workflows and develop the routines together with researchers from the Editorial Boards and the Publishing Committee. Rigorous peer … More Togetherness & Work in Progress – Ongoing Author Survey about Scholarly Communication in the HSS in Collaboration with OPERAS

With a little help from our friends… A productive year for Stockholm University Press – increasing engagement and improving services

Another year is coming to an end, and it has been as productive and interesting as in previous years but also a little bit better due to the constant process of improving routines and systems. Stockholm University Press is proud to have published another five open access and peer-reviewed books in 2019, and to have managed eight journals during the year with a total of 81 new articles published.

The Press team would like to end the year with taking a look at some of the accomplishments. None of this would, however, be possible without all the dedicated Editors, Editorial Board members, Authors, Reviewers and collaborators who help us figure out how we can improve our services to serve the readership better. … More With a little help from our friends… A productive year for Stockholm University Press – increasing engagement and improving services