McCleery, A. (2009, October). The Empire of books: reviewing the march of globalisation. Presented at 7th International Conference of the Book, University of Edinburgh
The relationship between trade, political and cultural sovereignty, legal infrastructures and language lies at the core of this paper. Previous accounts of this relationship h...
McCleery, A., McCleery, A., Gunn, L. & Hill, D. (2009). D'Art report 36: defining and mapping intangible cultural heritage.
The D’Art was undertaken in collaboration with Museums Galleries Scotland (formerly Scottish Museums Council), as a preliminary study of the issues, both theoretical and pract...
McCleery, A., McCleery, A., Gunn, L. & Hill, D. (2008). Intangible cultural heritage in Scotland: the way forward.
The research leading to this report was commissioned by Museums Galleries Scotland in partnership withScottishArts Council and funded by Scotland Committee of the UK NAtional ...
Atton, C., McCleery, A., Mabweazara, H. & Ward, S. (2008). Million +: Leading the University agenda.
Million+ commissioned Edinburgh Napier University's Centre for Creative and Cultural Industries Research to review the relationship between the creative industries and univers...
Atton, C., McCleery, A., Mabweazara, H. & Ward, S. (2007). Creative Futures: Building the Creative Economy through Universities. Edinburgh, Scotland: Million+
The creative industries are founded on innovation. They are responsive, multifaceted and evolving and have developed new models of business in order to adapt and contribute to...
Sinclair, M., McCleery, A. & Graham, M. C. (2004). A review of Scottish publishing in the 21st century.
The Scottish Arts Council commissioned a report that profiled the then current state of the publishing industry in Scotland, analysed its strengths, weaknesses, opportunities ...
McCleery, A., Leask, A., Bowers, A. & McCleery, A. (2015, June). The Way Forward for Mapping and Safeguarding ICH: The Scottish Experience. Paper presented at ICOMOS-UK Intangible Cultural Heritage Conference, Edinburgh, Scotland. (Unpublished)
No abstract available.
McCleery, A. (2009, November). The Gabler "Ulysses": commerce, copyright and composition
McCleery, A. (2009, October). The Changing context of UK obscenity: the case of Cain's Book. Paper presented at Reading, Rebellion and Revolution: Book History in the 1960's, Edinburgh Napier University
McCleery, A. (2009, October). One nation, many cultures: ICH in Scotland
McCleery, A. (2009, July). The trials and travels of Lady Chatterley. Paper presented at Lady Chatterley and her Consequences Conference, University of Bristol School of Humanities
McCleery, A., & Copeland, C. (2009, June). Putting tartan in the mix: the strange case of "Gideon Mack". Paper presented at Society for the History of Authorship, Reading and Publishing Conference, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
McCleery, A. (2008, April). Dealing with the undead: literary estates and the editor. Paper presented at Making books, shaping readers, University College, Cork
McCleery, A. (2001, October). Published in Scotland: publishing Scotland. Paper presented at Scottish Communication and Media Association, Universtiy of Stirling
McCleery, A. (2018). Minding Their Own Business: Penguin in Southern Africa. Journal of Southern African Studies, 44(3), (507-519). doi:10.1080/03057070.2018.1452420. ISSN 0305-7070
The title of this essay is taken from the 1975 Penguin African Library revised edition of Antony Martin’s ‘Minding Their Own Business: Zambia’s Struggle against Western Contro...
McCleery, A. (in press). Banned Books and Publishers’ Ploys’. Journal of Modern Literature, ISSN 0022-281X
Archival sources provide much of the basis for a consideration of the myriad methods that UK publishers employed to avoid prosecution for obscenity. In turn, the UK legal auth...
McCleery, A., & McCleery, A. (2015). Inventorying intangible heritage: the approach in Scotland. In M. Severo, & S. Cachat (Eds.), Patrimoine Culturel Immateriel et Numerique
McCleery, A. (2015). The Scottish archive of print and publishing records. History Scotland. 6.1, 28. ISSN 1475-5270
McCleery, A. (2014). The book in the long twentieth century. In The Cambridge Companion to the History of the Book, 162-180. Cambridge University Press
McCleery, A. (2013). The trial of Alexander Trocchi. In E. Bell, & L. Gunn (Eds.), The Scottish Sixties: Reading, Rebellion, Revolution?, 135-142. Rodopi
McCleery, A. (2013). The travels and trials of Lady Chatterley's Lover. In G. Donaldson, & W. Wootten (Eds.), Reading Penguin: A critical anthology, 27-48. Cambridge Scholars Publishing
McCleery, A. & Bold, M. R. (2011). What Is My Country? small-nation publishing. Journal of Irish and Scottish studies. 6, 115-131. ISSN 1753-2396
Fleming, L., McCleery, A. & Finkelstein, D. (2011). In a class of their own: the autodidact impulse and working class readers in twentieth century Scotland. In The History of Reading, Volume 2, evidence from the British Isles , c1750-1950, 189-205. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN 978-0230247550
In a class of their own: the autodidact impulse and working class readers in twentieth century Scotland.
Fleming, L., McCleery, A., & Finkelstein, D. (2010). In a class of their own: the autodidact impulse and working class readers in twentieth-century Scotland. In K. Halsey, & W. R. Owens (Eds.), The History of Reading: evidence from the British Isles 1750 - 1950, 189-204. Routledge
McCleery, A. (2010). Changing audiences: the case of the Penguin "Ulysses". In G. Allen, C. Griffin, & M. O'Connell (Eds.), Readings on audience and textual materiality, 131-142. Chatto and Pickering
McCleery, A., McCleery, A., Gunn, L., & Hill, D. (2009). One world, new world: one Scotland, many cultures. In M. J. Munro-Landi (Ed.), L'Ecosse et Ses Doubles: Ancien-monde-nouveau monde/ Old world-New world: Scotland and its doubles, 315. L'Harmattan
McCleery, A. (2009). The German paperback tradition and Its Influence. In M. C. Kelly, & W. A. Fischer (Eds.), The Book in Germany, 127-144. Merchiston Publishing
McCleery, A. (2009). Legions, Laws and Languages: book history and English hegemony. In S. Frost, & R. Nix (Eds.), Angles on the English-speaking World, 39-54. Museum Tusculanum Press
(2008). A. McCleery, & D. Gunn (Eds.), Landscape to light: selected essays by Neil M Gunn. Whittles
Although Neil M. Gunn is well-known as one of Scotland's foremost writers of the 20th century, he is less well-known as a perceptive and meditative essayist who wrote on a var...
Bromage, S., McCleery, A., & Finkelstein, D. (2008). Scotland's paper industry. In H. Williams (Ed.), 500 Years of printing in ScotlandScottish Print Archival trust
Gunn, L., McCleery, A., McCleery, A., & Hill, D. (2008). On the peripheries of a periphery: intangible cultural heritage in Scotland. In R. Jarazo Alvarez, & L. M. Montero Ameneiro (Eds.), Periphery and Centre IV, 107-113. Universidade da Coruna
McCleery, A. (2008). Shaw and his publishers. SHARP news. 18, 18. ISSN 1073-1725
McCleery, A. (2008). Dead hands keep a closed book. THES
(2007). A. McCleery, D. Finkelstein, & J. Renton (Eds.), An honest trade: booksellers and bookselling in Scotland. John Donald Publishers Ltd
Bookselling in Scotland went through radical changes during the course of the twentieth century: the creation of more attractive shop interiors to replace the gloomy cathedral...
McCleery, A. (2007). The paperback evolution: Tauchnitz, Albatross and Penguin. In N. Matthews, & N. Moody (Eds.), Judging a book by its cover: fans, publishers, designers and the marketing of fiction, 3-18. Ashgate
McCleery, A. (2007). Fresh evidence and further complications: correcting the text of the 1934 Random House edition of Ulysses. Joyce Studies Annual., 37-77. doi:10.1353/joy.0.0004. ISSN 1049-0809
Bromage, S., McCleery, A. & Finkelstein, D. (2007). The Wayzgoose: printers' outings in Scotland-"it really was a red letter day". History Scotland. 8. ISSN 1475-5270
McCleery, A. (2007). The 1969 Edition of Ulysses: the making of a Penguin Classic. James Joyce quarterly. 46, 55-73. doi:10.1353/jjq.0.0110. ISSN 0021-4183
The status of Ulysses as a classic in the United Kingdom, and, more specifically, its adoption within the academic canon, resulted from its first publication as a paperback by...
McCleery, A., Sinclair, M. & Gunn, L. (2007). Publishing in Scotland: reviewing the fragile revival. Publishing Research Quarterly. 24, 87-97. doi:10.1007/s12109-008-9069-8. ISSN 1053-8801
A comparison of analyses of the Scottish publishing industry carried out in 1992, 2002 and 2007 underscores the fragility of the sector within a small country within the Engli...
Wollman, H., & Spencer, P. (2006). “Can such goodness be profitably discarded?” Benedict Anderson and the politics of nationalism. In A. McCleery, & B. Brabon (Eds.), The Influence of Benedict Anderson, 1-20. Merchiston Press
Imagined Communities has been extraordinarily successful and one of the most (if not the most) influential books in the contemporary literature on nationalism. Anderson’s defi...
McCleery, A., & Brabon, B. (2006). The influence of Benedict Anderson. Merchiston Publishing
The Influence of Benedict Anderson provides a re-evaluation of Anderson's theories of the nation-reflectingupon and critically applying his work to a number of contexts. This ...
(2006). D. Finkelstein, & A. McCleery (Eds.), The Edinburgh history of the book in Scotland: professionalism and diversity 1880-2000. Edinburgh University Press
Whether in the creation of early manuscripts, in the formation of libraries, through fine printing, or the development of mass media, Scotland's contributions to the history o...
McCleery, A. (2006). Tauchnitz and Albatross: “a community of interests” in English-language paperback publishing 1934-1951. Library. 7, 297-316. doi:10.1093/library/7.3.297. ISSN 0024-2160
This article draws on a variety of archival sources to re-examine the relationship between Tauchnitz Editions and the Albatross Press from 1934 to 1951. In particular, it atte...
McCleery, A. (2006). The Reputation of the 1932 Odyssey Press Edition of "Ulysses". The Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America. 100, 89-103. doi:10.1086/pbsa.100.1.24293831. ISSN 0006-128X
McCleery, A. (2006). The reputation of the 1932 Odyssey Press edition of Ulysses. The Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America. 100, 89-103. ISSN 0006-128X
McCleery, A. (2006). ”Sophisticated Smut”: The Penguin edition of Lady Chatterley's Lover in New Zealand. Bulletin / Bibliographical Society of Australia and New Zealand. 29, 192-204. ISSN 0084-7852
McCleery, A. (2005). In search of a hero: looking for Allen Lane. Penguin Collector's Society
(2005). D. Finkelstein, & A. McCleery (Eds.), The book history reader. Routledge
Finkelstein, D., & McCleery, A. (2005). Introduzione al storia del libro. Edizione Sylvestre Bonnard
Italian translation of "An Introduction to Book History"- Finkelstein, David and Alistair McCleery
McCleery, A. (2005). Books. In J. J. McCusker (Ed.), History of World Trade Since 1450Macmillan Reference
Gunn, N. M. (2004). A. McCleery (Ed.), The poaching at Grianan. Merchiston Publishing
Finkelstein, D., & McCleery, A. (2004). An introduction to book history. Routledge
McCleery, A. (2002). The return of the publisher to book history: the case of Allen Lane. Book History. 5, 161-185. ISSN 1098-7371
There has been a loss of legitimacy within book history for the kind of exercise that critically examines the role of a publisher as an autonomous individual, rather than as a...
Holmes, H., & Finkelstein, D. (2000). A. McCleery (Ed.), Thomas Nelson and sons: memories of an Edinburgh publishing house. Tuckwell Press
Joyce, J. (1991). I. Gunn, & A. McCleery (Eds.), Works in progress. Split Pea Press
New editions of the seven independently published sections of Finnegans Wake by James Joyce.
Barrie, J. M. (1989). A. McCleery (Ed.), Farewell Miss Julie Logan: a wintry tale. Scottish Academic Press
McCleery, A. (1988). The Porpoise Press, 1922-1939. Merchiston
Gunn, I., & McCleery, A. (1987). The Ulysses pagefinder. Split Pea Press
McCleery, A. (1981). The year's work in Scottish literary and linguistic studies 1980. Scottish literary journal. Supplement. , 47-53. ISSN 0952-6439
McCleery, A. (2012). Penguin and post-colonial publishing 1948-1972. Journal of Commonwealth Literature. 48, 131-144. doi:10.1177/0021989412470950. ISSN 0021-9894
This article examines the trading structures within which UK publishers operated in the markets of Empire and Commonwealth and, in doing so, concentrates on the development th...
McCleery, A. & McCleery, A. (2002). Representing the City: a geographical and literary dialogue. Recherches anglaises et américaines. 36, 65-69. ISSN 0557-6989
Finkelstein, D. & McCleery, A. (2008). Publishing, oral history and the SAPPHIRE archive. Scottish Archives. 15, 91-97
McCleery, A. (1989). Canons and Broadsides. Scottish literary journal. Supplement. , 51-65. ISSN 0952-6439
McCleery, A. (1993). The Gathered Lambs. James Joyce quarterly. 31, 557-563. ISSN 0021-4183
McCleery, A. (1986). The genesis of "The Green Isle of the Great Deep". Studies in Scottish literature. 22, 157-172. ISSN 0039-3770
McCleery, A. (1983). The composition of "The House with Green Shutters". The bibliotheck : a journal of bibliographical notes and queries mainly of Scottish interest. 12, 36-45. ISSN 0006-193X
McCleery, A. (1984). The Porpoise Press 1922-1926. Scottish literary journal. Supplement. 12, 53-68. ISSN 0952-6439
McCleery, A. (2005). Lady Chatterley's lover re-covered. Publishing history. 59, 61-84. ISSN 0309-2445
Hill, D., Gunn, L., McCleery, A. & McCleery, A. (2010). ICH Scotland: a digital heritage project. Levend Erfgoed: Vakblad voor public folklore & public history. 8, 14-21
McCleery, A. & Finkelstein, D. (2001). Alfred Noyes and 'Ulysses'. James Joyce quarterly. 39, 558-562. ISSN 0021-4183
McCleery, A. & Finkelstein, D. (2004). Archie Turnbull and Edinburgh University Press. Journal of Scholarly Publishing. 37, 33-47. doi:10.3138/jsp.37.1.33. ISSN 1198-9742
This article details the life of Archie Turnbull as an Edinburgh publisher, initially working at W.& R. Chambers from 1949 - 1952, then as secretary of the Edinburgh Universit...
Bromage, S., McCleery, A. & Finkelstein, D. (2007). A Most Serviceable Drudge: the papermills of the Water of Leith. the Quarterly. 63, 9-16. ISSN 1746-6016
This article outlines the twentieth century history of papermaking on the Water of Leith using interviews conducted with a variety of former mill employees as part of the SAPP...
McCleery, A. (1994). A curious history: United Kingdom Government reaction to 'Ulysses'. James Joyce quarterly. 32, 631-640. ISSN 0021-4183
McCleery, A. (1985). John Buchan and the Path of the Keen. English literature in transition, 1880-1920. 29, 277-286. doi:10.1353/elt.2010.2449. ISSN 1559-2715
McCleery, A. (2005). Collating the pirate and the professionals: preliminary analysis of the texts of Ulysses 1927-1934. Genetic Joyce Studies. Spring
McCleery, A. (2006). Essay on 'Tauchnitz and Albatross-a community of interests in English-language paperback publishing, 1934-1951'. Library. 8, 70-70. ISSN 0024-2160
McCleery, A., McCleery, A., Gunn, L. & Hill, D. (2008). Scoping and mapping intangible cultural heritage in Scotland: final report. Museums Galleries Scotland. , 1-55
The intangible cultural heritage (ICH) of Scotland requires to be accorded a
status which is equal to that of the material culture of Scotland. If this is not
currently the ca...
Hill, D., Gunn, L., McCleery, A. & McCleery, A. (2008). What is intangible heritage?. LocScot. , 8-9
McCleery, A. (1984). The sources of "The Silver Darlings". Studies in Scottish literature. 20, 177-196. ISSN 0039-3770
McCleery, A. (1982). The year's work in Scottish Lliterary and Linguistic studies, 1981. Scottish literary journal. Supplement. , 1-35. ISSN 0952-6439
McCleery, A. (1984). The year's work in Scottish literary and linguistic studies. Scottish literary journal. Supplement. , 1-49. ISSN 0952-6439
McCleery, A., Finkelstein, D. & Bromage, S. (2003). Of the making of books...: Thomas Nelson and the SAPPHIRE initiative. International Review of Sottish Studies. 29, 29-48
McCleery, A. (1996). Scottish Literary Movements and Magazines. The bibliotheck. 23, 97-114. ISSN 0006193X
McCleery, A. (1986). Scottish Studies 1900-1984. Scottish literary journal. Supplement. , 31-34. ISSN 0952-6439
McCleery, A. (1988). The devil damn thee black: a note on "The House With the Green Shutters". Scottish literary journal. Supplement. 16, 43-50. ISSN 0952-6439
McCleery, A. (1980). The early novels of Neil M Gunn. The bibliotheck : a journal of bibliographical notes and queries mainly of Scottish interest. 10, 127-138. ISSN 0006-193X
McCleery, A. (1986). The Porpoise Press, 1930-1939. Publishing history. 21, 69-92. ISSN 0309-2445
McCleery, A. (1988). The scandal of "Ulysses" - yet another exchange. New York Review of Books. 36, 40
McCleery, A. & Gabler, H. W. (1988). The New "Ulysses" - grave matters. New York Review of Books. 36, 43-44
McCleery, A. (1989). The one lost lamb + Lamb, Charles 'adventures of Ulysses'. James Joyce quarterly. 27, 635-639. ISSN 0021-4183
McCleery, A. (1981). "The lost novel" of Neil Gunn. Scottish literary journal. Supplement. Sup 17, 1-4. ISSN 0952-6439
McCleery, A. & Gunn, I. (1993). Letters+United Kingdom copyright law changes. James Joyce quarterly. 32, 155-155. ISSN 0021-4183
McCleery, A. (1998). In My View: Reading History. SHARP news. 8, 1-3. ISSN 1073-1725
McCleery, A. (1998). A hero's homecoming: 'Ulysses' in Britain, 1922-'37. Publishing history. 46, 67-93. ISSN 0309-2445
McCleery, A. (1984). A checklist of the Porpoise Press, 1922-1939. The bibliotheck : a journal of bibliographical notes and queries mainly of Scottish interest. 12, 150-155. ISSN 0006-193X
McCleery, A. (2011). Modernity and nationhood: “Little Magazines” in Scotland. In Dymock, E. & McCulloch, M. P. (Eds.). Scottish & International Modernisms: Relationships and Reconfigurations, 34-46. ISBN 978-1906841072
Acsai, K., McCall, J. & McCleery, A. (2011). Malawi - a hunger for reading.
McCleery, A., McCleery, A., Gunn, L. & Hill, D. (2010). Intangible cultural heritage: living culture in Scotland - summary report.
Gunn, L., & McCleery, A. (2009). Wasps in a jam jar: Scottish literary magazine and political culture 1979-1999. In A. McNair, & J. Ryder (Eds.), Further from the frontiers: crosscurrents in Irish and Scottish studies
McCleery, A. (2006). Maintaining the cultural exception: publishing literature in a global marketplace. In The Book in the Low Countries, 155-180
Gunn, I. & McCleery, A. (1989). Evening Telegraph Dublin: Thursday June 16 1904
Printed in June 2004 to celebrate the centenary of Bloomsday this is a special edition of 100 full-size reproductions of the Dublin Evening Telegraph for the 16 June 1904.
McCleery, A. (2010). Literary heritage and intangible cultural heritage. In Amoêda, R., Lira, S. & Pinheiro, C. (Eds.). Sharing Cultures 2011: Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Intangible Heritage (Lisbon: Greenlines Institute, 2011), 501-506. ISBN 9789899567146
McCleery, A., McCleery, A., Gunn, L. & Hill, D. (2008). Intangible Cultural Heritage in Scotland - one nation, many cultures. In Lira, S. (Ed.). Sharing Cultures 2009
Royal Society of Edinburgh
Visiting research fellow grant, to embed the ebook format (and ecosystem) debate into the scholarly discourse concerning similar cases (e.g. concerning video formats) and particularly their academic r...
Arts & Humanities Research Council
World War 1 At Home provides a rich collection of material, enhanced with audio and video clips, that casts new light on what was happening in the UK and Ireland during 1914 to 1918. It highlights the...
To work with cultural organisations and individuals, particularly those working in the fields of crafts, storytelling, traditional dance and music in partnership with tourism stakeholders and provider...
Research into educational publishing in Scotland, primarily through the Thomas Nelson archives at Edinburgh Napier University (SAPPHIRE project) and Edinburgh University.
Supervised a student in a res...
The contemporary globalisation of publishing, both books and magazines, represents: an increased flow of products across national borders, often superficially customised for different language groups,...
Scottish Funding Council
This proposed project is concerned with the conserving and recording of Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) in Scotland. ICH means the practices, representations, expressions, knowledges and skills - a...
Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland
Economic and Social Research Council
'Wayzgoose' is a term formerly used in the UK (and elsewhere in the English speaking world) to describe annual social outings that were organised by unions, management and workers in the publishing an...
The study of reading and reception as social phenomena is now central to our understanding of literature, history and culture. It has become an established field within Book History. Scottish Readers ...
After years of rapid e-book market share growth, sales have slowed with its share st...
"My research aims to assess the impact that growing proficiency in English has on the European book market. More specifically, it invest...
My research involves the integration of elements from a variety of musical styles, with special emphasis on jazz and classical styl...
This thesis provides a comparative analysis of the way contemporary processes of global change...
The Scottish publishing and printing industries in the nineteenth century left many documentary traces, but most research on the publishing a...
The aim of this study is to understand the operational practices of copyright exploitation and prot...
This study uses an ethnographic approach (participant observation in conjunction with indepth group and individual inte...