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Recent and forthcoming publications


Boriana Alexandrova

Nicoletta Asciuto

Derek Attridge (Emeritus)

David Attwell (Emeritus)

John Bowen

Janine Bradbury

  • (ed. with Suzanne Scafe) The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Black British Writing: Volume 3 - 1980-2024. (Bloomsbury, forthcoming 2026)
  • "The Ancestor, Passing, and Imagination' in Toni Morrison’s God Help the Child'.Bloomsbury Handbook to Toni Morrison eds. Linda Wagner-Martin, Kelly Reames (Bloomsbury, 2023)
  • "Meridian", "Stranger Days", and "Jellyfish" [Poems] in Blood & Cord: Writers on Early Parenthood (Emma Press, 2023)
  • "it's 1994 and this brown girl thinks she smells like teen spirit" and "American Smooth" [Poems] in Magma 85: Poems for Schools eds. Edited by Ashley Hickson-Lovence, Laurie Smith, Gill Ward

Janine is a founding co-editor of BLACK LINES: The Journal of Black British Writing

Jonathan Brockbank

Francesca Brooks

Matthew Campbell  

Michele Campopiano

Anthony Vahni Capildeo

Olivia Carpenter

Olivia is Reviewing Editor for the Journal of Victorian Culture

Maya Caspari

Claire Chambers

Claire Chambers is the co-editor for two book series: Routledge's Global Literature: Twenty-First Century Perspectives and Manchester University Press's Multicultural Textualities. With Kaiser Haq, she also edits the six-volume Cultural History series for Bloomsbury, A Cultural History of South Asian Literature. Previously, she was Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Commonwealth Literature (SAGE) for over a decade.

  • 'Reframings and Accommodations: The Story of Pietro, his Wife, and their Lover' (Dec V 10), in Liber amicorum: Medieval Studies, Translation, Creativity, for Cormac Ó Cuilleanáin, ed. by Corinna Salvadori and John Scattergood (Nuova Trauben, 2022), pp. 175-216
  • 'Italian', in Literary Beginnings in the European Middle Ages, ed. by Chris Young and Mark Chinca (Cambridge University Press, 2022), pp. 203-227
  • 'Inferno 1: Openings and Beginnings', in Reading Dante with Images: A Visual Lectura Dantis, ed. by Matthew Collins (Harvey Miller, 2021), pp. 33-53

Victoria Coulson

  • 'Norms of Embodiment and Transgender Recognition: The "Wrong Body" Problem, the Taboo on Translocation, and the Case of Henry James', in Novel: A Forum on Fiction (forthcoming 2023)

Brian Cummings

Alice Hall

Alice Hall is editor of Liverpool University Press's Representations: Health, Disability, Culture and Society series. This series includes works on disability, illness, ageing, sexuality, gender, race, affect, care, technology, and the body as spectacle. It encompasses a broad historical range, from the Early Modern period to the present day, and engages with a rich variety of cultural forms including films, novels, comics, medical texts and public exhibitions.  

Thomas Houlton

Shazia Jagot

Shazia Jagot is a co-editor of the international journal, postmedieval which publishes theoretically driven scholarship on premodernity and its ongoing reverberations. Contributions to the journal are characterised by conceptual adventure, stylistic experiment, political urgency, or surprising encounter. 
Holly James-Maddocks is co-editor, with Orietta Da Rold, of the book series York Manuscript and Early Print Studies, for York Medieval Press (an imprint of Boydell & Brewer)

Kevin Killeen is the editor of Renaissance Studies, a multi-disciplinary journal which publishes articles and editions of documents on all aspects of Renaissance history and culture. The articles range over the history, art, architecture, religion, literature, and languages of Europe during the period.

Alexandra Kingston-Reese

Alexandra Kingston-Reese is the editor of ASAP/J, the open-access platform of ASAP/Journal, the scholarly publication of the Association for the Study of the Arts of the Present. Like the association and print journal it serves, ASAP/J explores new developments in a variety of post-1960 arts, including literature, plastic and visual arts, digital arts, music and sound art, performance, architecture and design, mixed media and intermedia arts, and so on. ASAP/J provides a forum for dialogue among and between scholars and practitioners of the contemporary, and it seeks to advance our collective knowledge of our own elusive contemporaneity.

Jon Mee

Juliana Mensah

Emilie Morin

Emilie Morin is co-editor of the Clemson University Press book series Modernist Constellations, and is on the Editorial Board of Samuel Beckett Today/Aujourd'hui, a journal that fosters dialogue on Beckett across languages and cultures.

Emma Nuding

  • ‘Gazing on Guthlacian Reliques: John Clare’s Pilgrim-Tourists and St Guthlac of Crowland’, John Clare Society Journal, 41 (2022), 25–44  
Alison O'Byrne

Melissa Oliver-Powell

Namratha Rao

  • '"Good to think with": Spenser's Animals against Materiality', Edmund Spenser and Animal Life, eds. Abigail Shinn and Rachel Stenner (Palgrave, forthcoming)
  • 'Companionable thinking: Spenser with...', a special issue of Spenser Studies (2023) edited by David Hillman, Joe Moshenska and Namratha Rao (University of Chicago Press)
  • 'Thinking', 'Companionable Thinking: Spenser with...', special issue of Spenser Studies (University of Chicago Press, 2023)  
  • 'Ground-plots of Invention: Poetics of the Material and Difficult Thinking in The Faerie Queene' English Literary Renaissance 53.2 (May 2023), 1-32
  • 'The Virtues of Mediation: Milton's Ludlow Maske', The Review of English Studies (forthcoming 2023)

Hannah Roche

Deborah Russell

Freya Sierhuis

Helen Smith

Helen Smith is editor for the Bloomsbury Early Modern Material Cultures series

Natasha Tanna

Elizabeth Tyler

Richard Walsh

Jim Watt

JT Welsch

Claire Westall

Chloe Wigston Smith

James Williams

James Williams is an editor of the Cambridge Quarterly, an OUP journal of literary criticism which also publishes articles on cinema, the visual arts, and music. Founded in 1965, Cambridge Quarterly was conceived as the successor to the famous Scrutiny, but quickly established its editorial independence. It aims, without sacrifice of scholarly standards, to engage readers outside as well as inside the academic profession.

Lauren Working

George Younge