TOP of this weeks NME ‘What we’re reading and watching’ list (pg41) The first critical study devoted to iconic band The Smiths Why pamper life’s complexities? Essays on The Smiths... READ MORE


Thanks to all our friends and colleagues who made Frankfurt bookfair 2010 a very successful one for Manchester University Press. See you next year Frankfurt! READ MORE

Author event

The editors of Black families in Britain as the site of struggle are organising a presentation event in support of the Northern Black Workers Network. It will be held at the University of Leeds Union... READ MORE

Frankfurt 2010

Are you attending Frankfurt bookfair this year? If so, come by our stand and say hello! We will be there throughout the whole of the fair, from 6th to the 10th October. You’ll find us at stand... READ MORE

The Alan Walker Book Award

The forthcoming Liszt’s Chopin has been entered into the Alan Walker Book Award in the US. The award will be presented by Dr. Walker at the 2011 American Liszt Society Bicentennial at the... READ MORE

Peggy Seeger announces UK tour dates

Peggy Seeger will be touring the UK later this year, playing in various venues across the country. Last year Peggy helped us launch the revised edition of Journeyman, Ewan MacColl’s vivid and... READ MORE

Dictionary of British politics

REVIEW The brand new Dictionary of British politics, by Bill Jones has been reviewed on the Liverpool Hope University website. Read what they have to say Order an inspection copy Read more about the... READ MORE

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