Berghahn Books Logo

berghahn New York · Oxford

RSS icon

Latest Blog Articles

European Comic Art Reaches Its Tenth Year

With this issue, European Comic Art, the first peer-reviewed academic journal on comics, moves into its tenth year of existence. Over the past few years, the field has become more crowded, as scholarly interest in comics has expanded, but the quality and quantity of submissions that we receive is ever increasing. We are proud to […]

European Day of Parks 2017

Celebrated on May 24th, The European Day of Parks is a commemorative day for Protected Areas across Europe that was launched in 1999 by the EUROPARC Federation. National parks are priceless for the European cultural heritage and observance of European Day of Parks is aimed at strengthening of international cooperation in protection of environment. For more […]

Interview with Guy Delisle

Conducted in English by Kenan Kocak, 23 April 2014. This interview originally appeared in European Comic Art Volume 7 Number 2. Guy Delisle was born in Canada’s Quebec City in 1966. He studied an­imation at Sheridan College in Oakville, near Toronto, and has worked for animation companies in Canada, France, Germany, China and North Korea. His […]

Celebrating International Museum Day

  The worldwide community of museums celebrates International Museum Day on and around 18 May each year. This day is an occasion to raise awareness on how important museums are in the enrichment of cultures, development of society, and cooperation and peace among people. For more information on the theme and calendar of events for this year’s […]

Berghahn Journals: New Issues Published in April

    French Politics, Culture & Society Current Issue: Volume 35, Issue 1: Literature and the Press Focused on press and literature studies, this special issue highlights the research of seven key scholars in the field. Important themes include the question of globalization since the nineteenth century, female journalists, the media, in particular the illustrated […]

SIMULATED SHELVES: BROWSE April 2017 NEW BOOKS

We’re delighted to offer a selection of latest releases from our core subjects of Anthropology, Educational Studies, Environmental Studies, Genocide Studies, History and Jewish Studies, along with our New in Paperback titles. Paperback Original REDESCRIBING RELATIONS Strathernian Conversations on Ethnography, Knowledge and Politics Edited by Ashley Lebner Afterword by Marilyn Strathern   Marilyn Strathern is among […]

On Tumblr

A book is the only place in which you can examine a fragile thought without breaking it. —Edward P. Morgan ... Continue reading on Tumblr

The Maps of Matrakçı Nasuh, Ottoman Polymath

The Maps of Matrakçı Nasuh, Ottoman Polymath ... Continue reading on Tumblr

Anti-fascist maps from a 1930s magazine

Anti-fascist maps from a 1930s magazine ... Continue reading on Tumblr

Blog: EnviroSociety

Bears Ears: In Defense of Public Lands

bears ears |berz irz| (noun) def. (1) the organs of hearing in a bear; (2) a geological feature over 8,700 feet tall consisting of two sandstone buttes in southeastern Utah; (3) a prominent landmark featured in the sacred geography of several Native American tribes in the Four ... Continue reading →

Blog: FocaalBlog

Alfredo Saad-Filho: “Fora Temer—eleições diretas já!”: Brazil’s political rupture and the left’s opportunity

This post is tied to our 2016 series on the Latin American pink tide, and it originally appeared on openDemocracy on 23 May 2017 (CC BY-NC 4.0). The Brazilian Workers’ Party (Partido dos Trabalhadores—PT) won the country’s presidential elections four times in a row; first ... Continue reading →

Blog: Museum Worlds

The Black Lives Matter Movement in the National Museum of African American History and Culture

by Rod Clare, Elon University

It has been over forty years since the mostly successful conclusion of the Civil Rights movement in the United States. While some may have thought the election of an African-American president in 2008 heralded a “postracial” America, continued ... Continue reading →

Twitter icon

Twitter

Journals Blogs