SELCS Recent Publications

SELCS Recent Publications


John Dickie, The Craft: How the Freemasons Made the Modern World (Hodder and Stoughton, 2020)

Alexander Samson, Mary and Philip: The marriage of Tudor England and Habsburg Spain (MUP, 2020) 

Patrick Bray, The Price of Literature: The French Novel's Theoretical Turn (Northwestern University Press, 2019)


Niall Geraghty, The Polyphonic Machine: Capitalism, Political Violence, and Resistance in Contemporary Argentine Literature (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2019). 

Azzedine Haddour, Frantz Fanon, postcolonialism and the ethics of difference (Manchester University Press, 2019) 

Claire Lindsay, Magazines, Tourism and Nation-Building in Mexico (Palgrave, 2019) 


Mark Hewitson, Germany and the Modern World (CUP, 2018) 

Kathryn Batchelor, Translation and Paratexts (Routledge, 2018) 

Zoltan Biedermann, (Dis)connected Empires Imperial Portugal, Sri Lankan Diplomacy, and the Making of a Habsburg Conquest in Asia (OUP, 2018) 


Mary Fulbrook, Reckonings: Legacies of Nazi Persecution and the Quest for Justice (OUP, 2018)

Brian Klaas (with Nick Cheeseman), How to Rig an Election (Yale University Press, 2018) 

Susanne Kord, Lovable Crooks and Loathsome Jews: Antisemitism in German and Austrian Crime Writing Before the World Wars (MacFarland, 2018)



Geraldine Brodie, The Translator on Stage (Bloomsbury Academic, 2017) 

Lee Grieveson, Cinema and the Wealth of Nations (University of California Press, 2017) 

Xiaofan Amy Li, Comparative Encounters Between Artaud, Michaux and the Zhuangzi: Rationality, Cosmology and Ethics (Routledge, 2017)



Jennifer Rushworth, Discourses of Mourning in Dante, Petrarch, and Proust (OUP 2016) 

Stephanie Bird, Comedy and Trauma in Austria and Germany after 1945: The Inner Side of Mourning (Legenda, 2016)