Book Announcement: On Trauma and Traumatic Memory

On Trauma and Traumatic Memory now available from Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Hardback, pp170, £58.99 / $99.95

Cambridge Scholars Publishing is pleased to announce the publication of On Trauma and Traumatic Memory, edited by Bootheina Majoul.

On Trauma and Traumatic Memory focuses on the role of writing to preserve memories, to excavate traumas and to heal the ever-present scars of the past. The first part of the book focuses on trauma recalled through films, fiction and documentaries. The second chapter is devoted to analysing trauma in fiction, while the third deals with trauma in poetry. The topic of trauma is of interest to scholars across the globe, both students and professors, and is taught in almost all universities. This volume gathers research papers from different universities around the world, including the India, Italy, Tunisia and USA.

To read a full summary of the book and to read a 30-page sample extract, which includes the table of contents, please visit the following link:

All Cambridge Scholars authors and contributors are entitled to a 40% discount on this title, to claim this simply enter the author discount code on the My Order page after adding the book to your basket from the link above. For further information about the author discount, please contact

On Trauma and Traumatic Memory can be purchased directly from Cambridge Scholars, through Amazon and other online retailers, or through our global network of distributors. Our partners include Bertram, Gardners, Baker & Taylor, Ingram, YBP, Inspirees and MHM Limited. An e-book version will be available for purchase through the Google Play store in due course.

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About the Editor

Dr Bootheina Majoul is an Assistant Professor of English Literature at the High Institute of Applied Languages and Computer Sciences of Béjà (ISLAIB) at the University of Jandouba, Tunisia. She is the author of Doris Lessing: Poetics of Being and Time (2016) and several academic articles and five collections of poems. She is an active member of the research unit “Languages and Cultural Forms” (ISLT, University of Carthage).

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