A leading expert in urban agriculture offers a genuine solution to today’s global food crisis.
Drawing Futures brings together international designers and artists for speculations in contemporary drawing for art and architecture.
Brand new journal exploring the historical, political and social contexts that have underpinned radicalism in the Americas.
We are delighted to announce the publication of a brand new journal: The Radical Americas Journal. The Radical Americas Journal explores the historical, political and social contexts that have underpinned radicalism in the Americas, engaging fully with the cross-currents of activism which connect North, Central and South America along with the Caribbean. The interconnected histories of power and protest are rarely contained within national boundaries, and a full understanding of radicalism in the Americas, therefore, requires hemispheric scholarly approaches.
Published: Jan 12, 2017 9:08:25 AM
We are delighted to announce the publication of a new issue of London Journal of Canadian Studies. Volume 31 is the second is a two volume series focusing on Atlantic Canada, with a special emphasis on heritage and regeneration.
Published: Jan 11, 2017 10:38:00 AM
We are delighted to announce the publication of Sustainable Food Systems: The Role of the City by Robert Biel.
Published: Dec 5, 2016 2:00:46 PM
UCL Press is delighted to announce that it will host the next University Press Redux conference, to be held in Spring 2018.
Published: Nov 30, 2016 9:28:16 AM
We are delighted to announce that a UCL Press title was the ten millionth download from UCL Discovery, an open access repository that showcases and provides free access to UCL research publications.
Published: Nov 29, 2016 9:09:44 AM
Friday, 20 January 2017
Today’s guest blog is by Xinyuan Wang of UCL’s Department of Anthropology. She is author of Social Media in Industrial China Mark Zuckerberg finally said that Facebook plans to have a more effective control of misinformation, which is a sharp reversal in tone from the comment he made immediately after the US election that the “the […]
UCL Press And Academic Book Of The Future Announce Interactive Workshop To Celebrate Academic Book Week
Tuesday, 17 January 2017
UCL Press and Academic Book of the Future are delighted to invite you to an event at the British Library to celebrate the publication of the Academic Book of the Future BOOC during Academic Book week. To register, please visit: http://bit.ly/2jFfLvm UCL Press launched in June 2015, and it makes all its scholarly books and […]
Monday, 07 November 2016
Last week I attended the 5th International Summit of the Book, held this year in Limerick. The Summit of the Book conference was initiated in 2012 by the Library of Congress, Washington, as an ‘annual global meeting to discuss and promote the book as a crucial format for conveying societies’ scholarship and culture’. Speakers came from […]
Monday, 24 October 2016
On 12 October, some of the UCL Press team attended the launch of the first book published by the recently established University of Westminster Press, a fellow open access press. It was a well-attended event that took place in the beautiful Fyvie Hall in the Regent Street Campus. Speeches by the Provost, Professor Graham Megson, […]
Monday, 17 October 2016
The aim of the FRINGE Series is to integrate elusive subjects (‘fringe’) within the the discipline of Area Studies into existing research agendas (centre). Our belief is that reconceptualising the fringe-centre relationship can contribute to breaking down the implicit dichotomy these terms currently represent. ‘Problematising the fringe-centre relationship’ in this context means seeking insight into […]