A fascinating anthropology of forgetting, repair and urban traces.
A unique exploration of authenticity at the heart of Sinhala nationalism in late nineteenth and twentieth-century Sri Lanka.
A riveting history of popular publishing in archaeology in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, a pivotal period of expansion and development in both archaeology and publishing.
UCL Press, in partnership with the UCL Environment Research Domain and supported by the UCL Office of the Vice-Provost (Research), is pleased to announce we are seeking to appoint an Editor(s)-in-Chief and Editorial Board Members to help develop, launch, and run, the new UCL Press Open Access Megajournal within the environmental sciences (yet to be named).
Published: Jun 27, 2018 3:45:24 PM
Hashtag: #OAauthors | Date: 27th June 2018 | Time: 14:00 – 15:00 BST
Published: Jun 21, 2018 9:46:26 AM
“Global popularity proves Open Access is the future” says UCL Press as it hits one million book downloads milestone
UCL Press, the UK’s first fully Open Access University Press, has announced that one million copies of its books have been downloaded around the world.
Published: May 23, 2018 11:02:58 AM
UCL Press appoints Scientific Knowledge Services to promote its publishing services and consultancy in Europe
UCL Press announces a new agreement with Scientific Knowledge Services (SKS) who will promote UCL Press’s publishing services, publishing consultancy and open access book publishing in Europe.
Published: Apr 16, 2018 3:40:56 PM
We are delighted to announce the publication of a brand new open access book: Brexit and Beyond: Rethinking the Futures of Europe, edited by Benjamin Martill and Uta Staiger.
Published: Jan 29, 2018 9:45:55 AM
Tuesday, 10 July 2018
We are delighted to inform you of a public launch event for Sri Lanka at the Crossroads of History, sponsored by The American Institiute of Sri Lankan Studies. The launch will feature the editors Alan Strathern (Oxford University) and Zoltán Biedermann (University College London), in conversation with Jagath Weerasinghe (Post Graduate Institute of Archaeology) and Anne […]
Monday, 02 July 2018
This month we have two new open access books that will transport you to far-away places: Sri Lanka and Estonia. On July 2nd, we bring you The Politics and Poetics of Authenticity: A Cultural Genealogy of Sinhala Nationalism, Harshana Rambukwella’s fascinating exploration of the role of cultural authenticity in the making of nations. Placing authenticity at the heart of […]
Thursday, 28 June 2018
Today’s guest post is by Nick Piercey, author of Four Histories about Early Dutch Football 1910–1920: Constructing Discourses , Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Sport History in the Department of Exercise and Sports Science at Manchester Metropolitan University and an Honorary Research Associate in UCL’s Department of Dutch in the UCL School of European Languages, Culture & […]
Friday, 15 June 2018
June brings adventuring archaeologists, cattle herders and a fascinating look into the British Library’s collection of Canadian photography. Knowledge Sovereignty Among African Cattle Herders (20th June) argues that indigenous knowledge can be viewed as a stand-alone science, and that a community’s rights over ownership should be defended by government officials, development planners and policy makers, […]
Tuesday, 12 June 2018
Today’s guest post is by Zoltán Biedermann, editor of Sri Lanka at the Crossroads of History and Senior Lecturer and Head of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies at UCL. and is part of a special series to celebrate UCL Press reaching one million downloads. Sri Lanka? A book on Sri Lankan history? How many copies would that […]