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Banned Books and Publishers’ Ploys: The Well of Loneliness as Exemplar

Journal Article
McCleery, A. (2019)
Banned Books and Publishers’ Ploys: The Well of Loneliness as Exemplar. Journal of Modern Literature, 43(1), 34-52. https://doi.org/10.2979/jmodelite.43.1.03
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...

Publishing History.

Book Chapter
McCleery, A. (2019)
Publishing History. In A. Phillips, & M. Bhaskar (Eds.), Oxford handbook of publishingOxford: Oxford University Press (OUP
No abstract available.

Publishing.

Book Chapter
McCleery, A., & Finkelstein, D. (2019)
Publishing. In A. Nash, C. Squires, & I. Willison (Eds.), The Cambridge History of the Book in Britain Vol.7 The Twentieth Century and Beyond, (146-190). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press
No abstract available.

Minding Their Own Business: Penguin in Southern Africa

Journal Article
McCleery, A. (2018)
Minding Their Own Business: Penguin in Southern Africa. Journal of Southern African Studies, 44(3), 507-519. https://doi.org/10.1080/03057070.2018.1452420
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...

The Scottish archive of print and publishing records.

Journal Article
McCleery, A. (2016)
The Scottish archive of print and publishing records. History Scotland, 6.1, 28

Inventorying intangible heritage: the approach in Scotland

Book Chapter
McCleery, A., & McCleery, A. (2016)
Inventorying intangible heritage: the approach in Scotland. In M. Severo, & S. Cachat (Eds.), Patrimoine Culturel Immateriel et Numerique
No abstract available.

The Way Forward for Mapping and Safeguarding ICH: The Scottish Experience

Presentation / Conference
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 (Unpublished)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.

The book in the long twentieth century.

Book Chapter
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
No abstract available.

Penguin and post-colonial publishing 1948-1972.

Journal Article
McCleery, A. (2013)
Penguin and post-colonial publishing 1948-1972. Journal of Commonwealth Literature, 48, 131-144. https://doi.org/10.1177/0021989412470950
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...

The trial of Alexander Trocchi.

Book
McCleery, A. (2013)
The trial of Alexander Trocchi. In E. Bell, & L. Gunn (Eds.), The Scottish Sixties: Reading, Rebellion, Revolution?, 135-142. Rodopi

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CRF European Visiting Research Fellowship

2014 - 2014
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...
Funder: Royal Society of Edinburgh | Value: £2,000

World War at Home

2014 - 2015
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...
Funder: Arts & Humanities Research Council | Value: £11,245

Promoting living culture through the vehicle of tourism - Living Culture CS

2012 - 2015
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...
Funder: Creative Scotland | Value: £60,000

Leverhulme Visiting Fellow Award (Dr Waite)

2009 - 2012
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...
Funder: Leverhulme Trust | Value: £22,000

AHRC Doctoral Award (Daniel Boswell)

2009 - 2014
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,...
Funder: Arts & Humanities Research Council | Value: £40,000

300 Years of Copyright

2009 - 2011
Value: £15,000

SCOB operations

2009 - 2012
Value: £10,000

SAPPHIRE operations

2009 - 2012
Value: £10,000

Publishing sector anlysis

2009 - 2013
Funder: Scottish Funding Council | Value: £5,000

Online Inventory of ICH in Scotland

2008 - 2011
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...
Funder: Arts & Humanities Research Council | Value: £274,400
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Children's picture book publishing in the small nations of Europe

2017 - date
Rita Faire | Director of Studies: Prof Alistair Mccleery | Second Supervisor: Avril Gray

The future is unwritten. E-publishing in the small nations of Europe: A comparative approach to policy frameworks and small business strategies

2015 - date
After years of rapid e-book market share growth, sales h...
Anna Klamet | Director of Studies: Prof Alistair Mccleery

English-language reading in the Netherlands and its consequences on Dutch-language publishing

2014 - 2020
"My research aims to assess the impact that growing proficiency in English has on the European book market....
Giulia Trentacosti | Director of Studies: Dr Nick Pilcher | Second Supervisor: Prof Alistair Mccleery

Scotland's regional print economy in the nineteenth century

2014 - 2018
The Scottish publishing and printing industries in the nineteenth century left many documentary traces, but most research on the publishing a...
Helen Williams | Director of Studies: Prof Alistair Mccleery | Second Supervisor: Prof David Finkelstein

?National literature is now rather an unmeaning term; the epoch of world literature is at hand? ? notions of capital and symbolic power in the globalised European fiction market

2010 - 2014
Dr Stephanie Craighill | Director of Studies: Prof Alistair Mccleery

Publishing and the industrial dynamics of biblio-cultural identity in Catalan and Scottish literary fields

2009 - 2014
This thesis provides a comparative analysis of the way contemporary processes of global change...
Daniel Boswell | Director of Studies: Prof Alistair Mccleery | Second Supervisor: Dr Linda Gunn

Integrating multistylistic influences in a portfolio of compositions

2008 - date
My research involves the integration of elements from a variety of musical styles, with special emphasis on jazz and classical style...
Fraser Burke | Director of Studies: Mr. Ken Dempster | Second Supervisor: Dr Katrina Burton

Publishing education in China in historical and comparative perspectives

2008 - 2015
Rui Tu | Director of Studies: Prof Alistair Mccleery | Second Supervisor: James McCall

Copyright in Scotland: is the Scottish publishing industry capitalising on its intellectual property?

2007 - 2012
The aim of this study is to understand the operational practices of copyright exploitation and prot...
Melanie Ramdarshan | Director of Studies: Caroline Copeland | Second Supervisor: Prof Alistair Mccleery

New technologies and print journalism practice in Zimbabwe: an ethnographic study

2007 - 2010
This study uses an ethnographic approach (participant observation in conjunction with indepth group and individual inte...
Hayes Mabweazara | Director of Studies: Prof Chris Atton | Second Supervisor: Prof Alistair Duff

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