Meet our Authors: Hend T. Al-Sudairy – February 2019

Dr Hend T. Al-Sudairy is a professor of English Literature at the English Department of the College of Languages at Princess Norah University, Saudi Arabia, and Assistant Dean of Admission at Alfaisal University, Saudi Arabia. Her areas of interest are cultural dialogue, social and religious issues, identity, the use of technology in education, and translation. … Continue reading Meet our Authors: Hend T. Al-Sudairy – February 2019

Out now in paperback with 60% off: The Medusa Gaze in Contemporary Women’s Fiction: Petrifying, Maternal and Redemptive

Cambridge Scholars is delighted to announce that the paperback of Gillian Alban's acclaimed The Medusa Gaze in Contemporary Women’s Fiction: Petrifying, Maternal and Redemptive is out now. To celebrate the publication of the paperback and to continue the book's recent feature as our May Book of the Month, we are offering a 60% discount with the discount … Continue reading Out now in paperback with 60% off: The Medusa Gaze in Contemporary Women’s Fiction: Petrifying, Maternal and Redemptive

Meet our Authors: Giada Goracci – April 2018

Giada Goracci received a PhD in English Studies from the University of Verona in 2015. Her areas of research include gender studies, literature and film, literature and fashion studies, ethics, power, and the body. She is currently teaching Scientific English at the University of Verona. Giada serves on the Editorial Board for Teaching English for Specific … Continue reading Meet our Authors: Giada Goracci – April 2018

Call for Chapters: Women and Leadership

This interdisciplinary volume discusses women’s leadership, representation in parliament, women’s rights, cultural barriers, and democratization process. Gender inequality remains one of the most important questions and a major barrier to human development. This edited volume (under contract with Cambridge Scholars Publishing) analyses women's leadership roles world-wide. It is a contribution to the growing field of … Continue reading Call for Chapters: Women and Leadership

The Historical Enigma of the Snake Woman from Antiquity to the 21st Century

Angela Giallongo’s book The Historical Enigma of the Snake Woman offers an excitingly thought-provoking evaluation of the snake woman coursing through history, particularly the Gorgon Medusa, while encapsulating hybrid creatures like Mélusine, Echidna, the Furies or Erinyes, the Hydra and the Basilisk. Giallongo draws her readers through a captivating trail of history, mythology, philosophy, literature and … Continue reading The Historical Enigma of the Snake Woman from Antiquity to the 21st Century

Rituals of Death and Dying in Modern and Ancient Greece Awarded Elli Köngäs-Maranda Prize – Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Cambridge Scholars Publishing is very pleased to announce that Rituals of Death and Dying in Modern and Ancient Greece: Writing History from a Female Perspective, by Evy Johanne Håland, has been awarded the Elli Köngäs-Maranda Prize by the American Folklore Society (AFS). Each year, the Women’s Section of the AFS awards two prizes in honour of … Continue reading Rituals of Death and Dying in Modern and Ancient Greece Awarded Elli Köngäs-Maranda Prize – Cambridge Scholars Publishing

Book Announcement: Representations of Female Identity in Italy: From Neoclassism to the 21st Century

Representations of Female Identity in Italy: From Neoclassism to the 21st Century now available from Cambridge Scholars Publishing Cambridge Scholars Publishing is pleased to announce the publication of Representations of Female Identity in Italy: From Neoclassism to the 21st Century, edited by Silvia Giovanardi Byer and Fabiana Cecchini. This volume explores a variety of iconic female … Continue reading Book Announcement: Representations of Female Identity in Italy: From Neoclassism to the 21st Century