Shaun Vigil


Executive Editor

Palgrave Macmillan

One New York Plaza, Suite 4500

New York, NY 10004-1562

Tel.: +001 212-451-8493

Shaun acquires in the areas of Cultural, Media, and Communication Studies. He actively commissions scholarly monographs, edited collections, key titles, upper-level textbooks, handbooks, major reference works, and Palgrave Pivots. While covering a variety of topics ranging from digital media to transnationalism, Shaun’s award-winning program is tied together through a focus on identity, marginalization, and interdisciplinary methods. Prior to joining Palgrave, Shaun served in editorial at Cambridge University Press. He studied History and Literature with a focus in Cultural and Media Studies at Harvard University.

Shaun oversees the following book series:

•    Communication, Culture, and Gender in the Middle East and North Africa
•    Comparative Feminist Studies
•    East Asian Popular Culture
•    Framing Film Festivals
•    Global Cinema
•    Hispanic Urban Studies
•    New Directions in Latino American Cultures
•    Palgrave Games in Context
•    Palgrave Studies in Arab Cinema
•    Palgrave Studies in Comics and Graphic Novels
•    Pop Music, Culture and Identity
•    Semiotics and Popular Culture
•    Screening Spaces

Shaun regularly attends the following conferences:

•    African Studies Association
•    Association for Asian Studies
•    International Communication Association
•    Latin American Studies Association
•    Middle East Studies Association
•    Modern Language Association
•    Popular Culture Association
•    Society for Cinema and Media Studies
•    Southwest Popular/American Culture Association