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War Stories
November 2016

War Stories

The War Memoir in History and Literature

Dwyer, P. (ed)
Memory Unbound
November 2016

Memory Unbound

Tracing the Dynamics of Memory Studies

Bond, L., Craps, S., & Vermeulen, P. (eds)
Death, Materiality and Mediation
November 2016

Death, Materiality and Mediation

An Ethnography of Remembrance in Ireland

Graham, B.
Breaking Rocks
December 2016

Breaking Rocks

Music, Ideology and Economic Collapse, from Paris to Kinshasa

Trapido, J.
Stars and Stardom in Brazilian Cinema
December 2016

Stars and Stardom in Brazilian Cinema

Bergfelder, T., Shaw, L. & Viera, J. L. (eds)
Languid Bodies, Grounded Stances
December 2016

Languid Bodies, Grounded Stances

The Curving Pathway of Neoclassical Odissi Dance

Sikand, N.
Against Exoticism
December 2016

Against Exoticism

Toward the Transcendence of Relativism and Universalism in Anthropology

Kapferer, B. & Theodossopoulos, D. (eds)
Reluctant Skeptic
February 2017

Reluctant Skeptic

Siegfried Kracauer and the Crises of Weimar Culture

Craver, H. T.
Border Aesthetics
March 2017

Border Aesthetics

Concepts and Intersections

Schimanski, J. & Wolfe, S. F. (eds)
Collaborative Intimacies in Music and Dance
March 2017

Collaborative Intimacies in Music and Dance

Anthropologies of Sound and Movement

Chrysagis, E. & Karampampas, P. (eds)
Sisters in Arms
April 2017

Sisters in Arms

Militant Feminisms in the Federal Republic of Germany since 1968

Karcher, K.
Redescribing Relations
April 2017

Redescribing Relations

Strathernian Conversations on Ethnography, Knowledge and Politics

Lebner, A. (ed)
Poland Daily
May 2017

Poland Daily

Economy, Work, Consumption and Social Class in Polish Cinema

Mazierska, E.
The Dance of Nurture
June 2017

The Dance of Nurture

Negotiating Infant Feeding

Van Esterik, P. & O'Connor, R. A.
Organic Cinema
June 2017

Organic Cinema

Film, Architecture, and the Work of Béla Tarr

Botz-Bornstein, T.
Stories Make the World
June 2017

Stories Make the World

Reflections on Storytelling and the Art of the Documentary

Most, S.
Mad Mädchen
July 2017

Mad Mädchen

Feminism and Generational Conflict in Recent German Literature and Film

McCarthy, M.
Transborder Media Spaces
July 2017

Transborder Media Spaces

Ayuujk Videomaking between Mexico and the US

Kummels, I.
The Bressonians
July 2017

The Bressonians

French Cinema and the Culture of Authorship

Morari, C.
Cultural Borders of Europe
July 2017

Cultural Borders of Europe

Narratives, Concepts and Practices in the Present and the Past

Andrén, M., Lindkvist, T., Söhrman, I. & Vajta, K. (eds)
The Women's Liberation Movement
July 2017

The Women's Liberation Movement

Impacts and Outcomes

Schulz, K. (ed)
Living Before Dying
August 2017

Living Before Dying

Imagining and Remembering Home

Davies, J.
House of the Waterlily
August 2017

House of the Waterlily

A Novel of the Ancient Maya World

Carmean, K.
A Goddess in Motion
August 2017

A Goddess in Motion

Visual Creativity in the Cult of Maria Lionza

Canals, R.
Gender, Violence, Refugees
August 2017

Gender, Violence, Refugees

Buckley-Zistel, S. & Krause, U. (eds)
Images from Paradise
August 2017

Images from Paradise

The Visual Communication of the European Union's Federalist Utopia

Salgó, E.
Fertility, Conjuncture, Difference
August 2017

Fertility, Conjuncture, Difference

Anthropological Approaches to the Heterogeneity of Modern Fertility Declines

Kreager, P. & Bochow, A. (eds)
Culture Change and Ex-Change
September 2017

Culture Change and Ex-Change

Syncretism and Anti-Syncretism in Bena, Eastern Highlands, Papua New Guinea

Knapp, R.
Foucault's Orient
September 2017

Foucault's Orient

The Conundrum of Cultural Difference, From Tunisia to Japan

Lazreg, M.
Spanish Lessons
September 2017

Spanish Lessons

Cinema and Television in Contemporary Spain

Smith, P. J.
Power in Practice
September 2017

Power in Practice

The Pragmatic Anthropology of Afro-Brazilian Capoeira

Varela, S. G.
Mimesis and Pacific Transcultural Encounters
September 2017

Mimesis and Pacific Transcultural Encounters

Making Likenesses in Time, Trade, and Ritual Reconfigurations

Mageo, J. & Hermann, E. (eds)
PC Worlds
September 2017

PC Worlds

Political Correctness and Rising Elites at the End of Hegemony

Friedman, J.
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Critical Survey

Critical Survey

Joint Editors: Graham Holderness (University of Hertfordshire) and Bryan Loughrey

ISSN Print: 0011-1570
ISSN Online: 1752-2293
Volume 29/2017, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
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Durkheimian Studies

Durkheimian Studies

Études Durkheimiennes

Editor: W. Watts Miller

ISSN Print: 1362-024X
ISSN Online: 1752-2307
Volume 23/2017, 1 issue p.a. (winter)
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European Comic Art

European Comic Art

Editors: Laurence Grove, University of Glasgow
Ann Miller, University of Leicester
Anne Magnussen, University of Southern Denmark

ISSN Print: 1754-3797
ISSN Online: 1754-3800
Volume 10/2017, 2 issues p.a. (spring, autumn)
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Girlhood Studies

Girlhood Studies

An Interdisciplinary Journal

Editor-in-Chief: Claudia Mitchell, McGill University

ISSN Print: 1938-8209
ISSN Online: 1938-8322
Volume 10/2017, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
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Journal of Romance Studies

Journal of Romance Studies

Interdisciplinary Research in French, Hispanic, Italian and Portuguese Cultures

General Editors: Catherine Davies and Dominic Glynn, Institute of Modern Languages Research

ISSN Print: 1473-3536
ISSN Online: 1752-2331
Volume 17/2017, 3 issues p.a. (spring, summer, winter)
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Journeys

Journeys

The International Journal of Travel and Travel Writing

Editors: Maria Pia Di Bella, CNRS-IRIS-EHESS, Paris and Brian Yothers, University of Texas at El Paso

ISSN Print: 1465-2609
ISSN Online: 1752-2358
Volume 18/2017, 2 issues p.a. (summer, winter)
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Projections

Projections

The Journal for Movies and Mind

Editor: Stephen Prince, Virginia Tech

ISSN Print: 1934-9688
ISSN Online: 1934-9696
Volume 11/2017, 2 issues pa. (summer, winter)
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Sartre Studies International

Sartre Studies International

An Interdisciplinary Journal of Existentialism and Contemporary Culture

ISSN Print: 1357-1559
ISSN Online: 1558-5476
Volume 23/2017, 2 issues p.a. (spring, winter)
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