#MLA18 Book Launch: The Monster as War Machine

Meet Dr. Mabel Moraña, William H. Gass Professor in Arts and Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis and winner of the 2013 MLA Katherine Singer Kovacs Prize, on Saturday (January 6) at 11:30 a.m. at the Cambria Press booth (101) for a book signing for her latest book, The Monster as War Machine. This… Continue reading #MLA18 Book Launch: The Monster as War Machine

#BookReview of CONTEMPORARY #CHICANA LITERATURE by journal Contemporary Women’s Writing

Cambria Press is pleased to announce that Contemporary Chicana Literature: (Re)Writing the Maternal Script has been reviewed in the journal Contemporary Women's Writing (published by Oxford University Press), and we congratulate Dr. Cristina Herrera on the outstanding book review. The review states that "The strengths of Herrera's work are undeniable. She offers insightful and nuanced interpretations of… Continue reading #BookReview of CONTEMPORARY #CHICANA LITERATURE by journal Contemporary Women’s Writing

About Coupon Code MEDIEVAL2015 from Cambria Press – International Congress on #Medieval Studies

Yesterday, Cambria Press tweeted about the trailers for Fantasy and Science-Fiction Medievalisms: From Isaac Asimov to A Game of Thrones and The Middle Ages in Popular Culture: Medievalism and Genre, two new books from Cambria Press. There have been questions about the  35% coupon code MEDIEVAL2015 from Cambria Press, which was promoted during the International Congress on Medieval Studies. We are… Continue reading About Coupon Code MEDIEVAL2015 from Cambria Press – International Congress on #Medieval Studies

#MLA15 Look for This Banner in the Exhibit Hall

MLA attendees, look for this banner when you are in the book exhibit hall. It will be right in front, near the entrance, and it will take you to the Cambria Press booth 402 where you can browse our books and take part in our #MLA15 book giveaway draw. Simply: Browse our books at booth… Continue reading #MLA15 Look for This Banner in the Exhibit Hall

Cambria Press New Book! Unnatural Reproductions and Monstrosity: The Birth of the Monster in Literature, Film, and Media

Much has been written about gender and the monstrous, but sustained engagement with textual manifestations of cultural and unconscious fears and anxieties about “unnatural” reproduction has been limited. This fascinating book expands the current discourse on the monstrous reproductive potential of bodies—as well as minds—from a more interdisciplinary and transhistorical framework. While scholarly interest in… Continue reading Cambria Press New Book! Unnatural Reproductions and Monstrosity: The Birth of the Monster in Literature, Film, and Media

Cambria Press New Book! Rebecca Brown: Literary Subversions of Homonormalization

"In the context of queer kinship, too, Brown’s presentation of a wide range of social options typically takes the form of a critical examination. She devotes attention to the influence of class on the possibility of constructing a “family of choice,” thereby distancing herself from the optimism of gay commentators who stress the unlimited freedom… Continue reading Cambria Press New Book! Rebecca Brown: Literary Subversions of Homonormalization

Cambria Press Book Review: Anglophone Literatures in the Asian Diaspora is “ambitious, and it certainly succeeds”!

Cambria Press congratulates Karen An-hwei Lee on the superb review of her new book Anglophone Literatures in the Asian Diaspora: Literary Transnationalism and Translingual Migrations by the International Journal of Comparative Literature and Translation Studies (IJCLTS)! The journal review praises the book because of "the use of concepts such as translation and migration in a… Continue reading Cambria Press Book Review: Anglophone Literatures in the Asian Diaspora is “ambitious, and it certainly succeeds”!

MLA 2014 annual convention: Incredible Success for Cambria Press!

Cambria Press enjoyed yet another tremendously successful MLA annual convention this year! One of the many reasons was that the Cambria Press booth was in a prime location--right in front of the MLA book exhibit hall entrance. There was a great deal of traffic, and attendees had very nice things to say about the display.… Continue reading MLA 2014 annual convention: Incredible Success for Cambria Press!

RMMLA 2013 Annual Convention — A Great Success!

With much gratitude to the RMMLA committee, in particular Joy Landeira and Christopher Lupke, Cambria Press had a very productive and enjoyable time at the RMMLA 2013 annual convention. Cambria Press director Toni Tan was heartened to meet many scholars daring enough to push the envelope when it comes to scholarship, given how Toni Tan's speech was… Continue reading RMMLA 2013 Annual Convention — A Great Success!

Cambria Press RMMLA 2013 Special Price!

Cambria Press is providing a special RMMLA price until Oct 31, 2013. Any hardcover title will be only $49 per title (savings of over 40%!). This includes the seminal book Gao Xingjian: Aesthetics and Creation by Nobel Prize Winner in Literature Gao Xingjian! To order, simply: Register Online Login Add the books you wish to… Continue reading Cambria Press RMMLA 2013 Special Price!