Monthly Archives: January 2021

Call for Papers: Sammelband Akademisches Lesen. Medien, Praktiken, Bibliotheken (eds. Stefan Alker-Windbichler, Axel Kuhn, Benedikt Lodes und Günther Stocker)

Stefan Alker-Windbichler, Axel Kuhn, Benedikt Lodes and Günther Stocker are seeking contributions for an edited collection on academic reading. More information can be found here. The deadline for 300-word abstracts is February 28, 2021.

Job opportunity: grant-funded graduate assistantship (part time 65%, TV-L 13) at Gutenberg-Intitut for Worldliterature and Written Media / Book Studies at JGU Mainz

Ute Schneider, a member of our network, is announcing a new job opportunity at JGU Mainz, Germany. In the context of the SFB 1472 “Transformations of the Popular” (University of Siegen, the co-principal investigator Ute Schneider is offering this position within the sub-project “Science in the paperback series of the German Federal Republic 1955-1980.” […]

Job opportunity: Two positions for research associates at Bielefeld University research center “Practices of Comparing”

We’d like to alert our followers to two jobs currently advertised at Bielefeld University, both of which have a research focus on book and publishing history. In the context of the SFB 1288 “Practices of Comparing – Ordering and Changing the World,” the sub-project F02 “Greenwich Meridian of Literature? The Nobel Prize as a Global […]