Monthly Archives: January 2015

Conference Announcement: GAPS 2015 – Ideology in Postcolonial Texts and Contexts (14-16 May 2015, University of Münster)

The following conference announcement comes to us via Simon Rosenberg (Institut für Buchwissenschaft & Textforschung, WWU Münster). The Gesellschaft für Anglophone Postkoloniale Studien / Association for Anglophone Postcolonial Studies GAPS will hold its annual conference on Ideology in Postcoloonial Texts and Contexts from 14 – 16 May 2015 at the University of Münster. From the conference […]

New publication: Festschrift for Gabriele Müller-Oberhäuser

This past Saturday, the Münster-based book historian and medievalist Gabriele Müller-Oberhäuser was honored with a Festschrift on the occasion of her 65th birthday. The essays in the volume, edited by Simon Rosenberg and Sandra Simon, reflect the variety of Müller-Oberhäuser’s interests: The contributions range from Chaucer’s Fürstenspiegel to the value of books in comedy, from […]

Workshop: “Publishing as Artistic Practice”, Berlin, February 2, 2015

On February 2, 2015 our associated scholar Annette Gilbert (FU Berlin) and the Berlin-based artist and publisher Kristen Mueller are hosting are hosting a workshop on “Publishing as Artistic Practice”. Admission for this event is free. Here is the official announcement: Location: Lettrétage, Mehringdamm 61, 10961 Berlin Time: 15:30-21:00 What does it mean to publish […]

Blog project “Self publishing” at JGU Mainz

Self publishing is certainly one of the “hot topics” of today’s book industry. Graduate students of Book Studies at Johannes Gutenberg-University (JGU) have founded a blog titled Spubbles which deals with self publishing in all its facets. We invite our readers and followers to look at the website. The project is funded by the Gutenberg […]