Newsletters

View the current issue: Issue 18.2: October 2018

The Association’s tri-annual newsletter provides a combination of topical features, review articles and announcements of recent publications. The newsletter is also one of the best places to follow what is happening in the world of Victorian Studies by highlighting a wide-ranging collection of calls for papers and details of forthcoming events.

Newsletter Editor, Joanna Taylor, warmly welcomes submissions for future issues. Please contact her with any items for inclusion at BAVSnews@gmail.com. The deadline for the next issue is 28 February 2018.

Newsletter Submission Guidelines

  • All announcements should be attached either as a MS Word document (not PDF please) or included in the text of the email
  • All images attached as JPEGS (including book covers)
  • Book blurbs should be no more than 250 words
  • Please include all details you wish to be published in the newsletter in the submitted text
  • Please make sure any links included are live (including Twitter handles)
  • Single quotation marks should be used

Reviews

The BAVS Newsletter publishes reviews of recent publications and resources of interest to the BAVS community. The current list of items available for review is listed below. We’re particularly keen to solicit reviews from Postgraduate and Early Career Scholars. Reviewers should be members of BAVS; membership details can be found here.

For more information, to express an interest in doing a review please e-mail Joanna Taylor at bavsnews@gmail.com. Please include your institution (if applicable), your career stage, and up to six keywords about your research interests. If the publication you are interested in has already been picked up, you will be added to the BAVS Reviewer database and contacted if anything suitable becomes available in the future.

Items available for review:

Digital Resources:

East India Company (Adam Matthew, 2016)

If you have a publication that you would like reviewing, please email bavsnews@gmail.com.

Review Details:

Reviews should be 750-1000 words long and should offer both a description of the book or resource as well as an analysis of its achievements and its place within current scholarship.

Please lay out the heading as follows:

Book Title, by Author (Place of Publication: Publisher, Year), XXpp., £XX
(paper/hardback) ISBN XXX-X-XXXX-XXXX-X

Previous newsletters

BAVS Newsletter 18.1: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 17.3: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 17.2: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 17.1: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 16.3: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 16.2: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 16.1: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 15.2: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 15.1: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 14.1: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 13.2: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 13.1: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 12.2: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 12.1: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 11.2: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 11.1: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 10.3: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 10.2: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 10.1: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 9.2: Click here to download
BAVS Newsletter 9.1: Click here to download