Joining Forces: European Periodical Studies as a New Research Field

  • Marianne Van Remoortel Ghent University
  • Kristin Ewins Örebro University
  • Maaike Koffeman Radboud University
  • Matthew Philpotts University of Manchester

Abstract

In recent decades, periodical studies have burgeoned into a vibrant field of research. Increasing numbers of scholars working in disciplines across the humanities — literary studies, history, art history, gender studies, media studies, legal history, to name a few — are exploring the press as a key site for cultural production, public debate and the dissemination of knowledge. [...]
Published
2016-07-05
Section
Special Issue