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Alles verandert altijd Boekpresentatie ‘Alles verandert altijd. Perspectieven op literair vertalen’

6th September, 2019 in Latest news

Op vrijdag 11 oktober aanstaande presenteert het ELV Alles verandert altijd. Perspectieven op literair vertalen. Het boek, uitgebracht door de Universitaire Pers Leuven, is een initiatief van het Expertisecentrum Literair Vertalen en bevat bijdragen…

Matthew-Stanard Matthew Stanard | The Leopard, the Lion, and the Cock. Colonial Memories and Monuments in Belgium

19th April, 2019 in Author’s corner

“I hope readers would remember the value of studying history; both its intrinsic value, and the importance of learning history in order to better understand the past and the present.” In ‘The Leopard, the Lion, and the Cock’ Matthew Stanard exam…

Roeland-Goorts Roeland Goorts | War, State, and Society in Liège. How a Small State of the Holy Roman Empire survived the Nine Year’s War (1688-1697)

15th March, 2019 in Author’s corner

“Especially nowadays it is important to study the complicated equilibrium of a European small state that often involved political negotiations and the influence a local elite maintained to a large extent.” In War, State, and Society in Liège Roe…

Martin Kohlrausch Martin Kohlrausch | Brokers of Modernity. East Central Europe and the Rise of Modernist Architects, 1910-1950

11th March, 2019 in Author’s corner

“I was surprised by the fact that architects were hardly ever studied as a group – while the profession underwent some very significant transformations in the 20th century.” In ‘Brokers of Modernity’ Martin Kohlrausch tells the story of modernis…

Knowledge Unlatched Knowledge Unlatched | Six titles have now been unlatched

5th February, 2019 in Latest news

In 2018 Leuven University Press participated in the fifth pledging round of Knowledge Unlatched (KU). Six titles of the press have been selected for unlatching and we are very pleased to announce that these titles have now been made available free of…

Jorge Ribalta Jorge Ribalta | Renaissance. Scenes of Industrial Reconversion in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais Coalfield

16th January, 2019 in Author’s corner

 Photo by Anna Oswaldo Cruz Lehner   “Industrial environments can provide the intense physical/emotional experience of cathedrals.” In the latest volume of the Lieven Gevaert Series, Renaissance. Scenes of Industrial Reconversion…

CETRA New series ‘Translation, Interpreting and Transfer’

29th October, 2018 in Latest news

The new book series ‘Translation, Interpreting and Transfer’ takes as its basis an inclusive view of translation and translation studies. It covers research and scholarly reflection, theoretical and methodological, on all aspects of the core activiti…

Journals Wetenschappelijke vakliteratuur heeft een faire prijs

26th October, 2018 in Latest news

Initiatieven voor Open Access, of het gratis beschikbaar stellen van publicaties na een eenmalige betaling door de onderzoeksinstellingen, gaan te vaak voorbij aan de knowhow en inspanningen van de lokale academische uitgevers, die een belangrijke ro…

Dossier OA Dossier open access: Een betaalmuur sloop je niet zomaar

23rd October, 2018 in Latest news

Het is hier en daar hommeles tussen wetenschappelijke uitgeverijen en hun leveranciers en klanten. De roep naar open access – gratis toegang tot onderzoeksresultaten voor iedereen – werd deels ingewilligd, maar niet altijd op die manier die…

Knowledge Unlatched Leuven University Press participates in Knowledge Unlatched

9th May, 2018 in Latest news

Leuven University Press is participating in the fifth pledging round of Knowledge Unlatched (KU), the central platform for sustainable Open Access (OA) funding models. Six titles of the press have been selected to KU Select 2018. Knowledge Unlatched…

Artistic Research in Music ‘Artistic Research in Music’ selected for the 2018 AUP Book, Jacket, and Journal Show

22nd February, 2018 in Latest news

We’re very proud to have the volume ‘Artistic Research in Music: Discipline and Resistance’ in the Orpheus Institute Series selected for the 2018 Association of University Presses Book, Jacket, & Journal Show! This year, 258 books, 7 journals, an…

Open Access Leuven University Press and the KU Leuven Fund for Fair Open Access

5th February, 2018 in Latest news

We are delighted to announce that KU Leuven has launched this January 2018 the KU Leuven Fund for Fair OA. The KU Leuven Fund for Fair Open Access fosters the development of new and innovative publishing models which are cost-effective and sustainabl…