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New Directions in Book History
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The Contemporary Small Press

Making Publishing Visible

Editors: Colby, Georgina, Marczewska, Kaja, Wilson, Leigh (Eds.)

  • Demonstrates the increasing importance of small presses after the economic crash of 2007-2008
  • Illustrates the impact of small press publishing on literary studies
  • Unites literary sociology and studies of the history of the book with textual approaches 
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The Contemporary Small Press: Making Publishing Visible addresses the contemporary literary small press in the US and UK from the perspective of a range of disciplines. Covering numerous aspects of small press publishing—poetry and fiction, children’s publishing, the importance of ethical commitments, the relation to the mainstream, the attitudes of those working for presses, the role of the state in supporting presses—scholars from literary criticism, the sociology of literature and publishing studies demonstrate how a variety of approaches and methods are needed to fully understand the contemporary small press and its significance for literary studies and for broader literary culture.

About the authors

Georgina Colby is Senior Lecturer in English Literature at the University of Westminster, UK.

Kaja Marczewska is a researcher, writer and Research Manager at the Victoria and Albert Museum.

Leigh Wilson is Professor of English Literature at the University of Westminster, UK.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Contemporary Small Press
Book Subtitle
Making Publishing Visible
Editors
  • Georgina Colby
  • Kaja Marczewska
  • Leigh Wilson
Series Title
New Directions in Book History
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-48784-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-48784-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-48783-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 226
Number of Illustrations
9 b/w illustrations, 16 illustrations in colour
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