Skip to main content

Podcasts & More

The Hopkins Press Podcast

Explore All Multimedia

Filter by Date
Arien Mack on revisiting the AIDS Epidemic
The Summer 2020 issue of the journal Social Research is a special issue: In the Time of Plague : The History and Social Consequences of Lethal Epidemic Disease - Covid-19 Edition.This special issue is a revisiting of the journal's Fall 1988 issue of the same...
Arien Mack, Social Research
Melvin Rogers on "Disposable Lives"
The online journal Theory & Event has published a special supplement which focuses on the death of Michael Brown and the ensuing protests in Ferguson, Missouri, earlier this year. Nine essays attempt to examine the situation from a number of angles. Guest...
Melvin Rogers, Theory and Event
Joseph Farell on Becoming a Journal Editor
As the American Journal of Philology wraps up its 140th year of publishing, a new name stands at the top of the masthead. Joseph Farrell from the University of Pennsylvania took over as Editor earlier this year. He joined us on our podcast to talk about the...
Joseph Farell, American Journal of Philology
Nora Gilbert on 50 Years of Studies in the Novel
Earlier this year, Studies in the Novel released a special issue commemorating the journal's first 50 years of publishing. The issue featured seminal articles from the past 50 years, each with an introduction commissioned to put the original work into context...
Nora Gilbert, Studies in the Novel
Philip Nel on the Effects of Displacement on Children
Philip Nel knows first-hand about refugees and diaspora. His parents emigrated to the United States, and he has relatives living in five countries spread over four continents. But he knows the negatives of this experience - he probably would not have been born...
Philip Nel, Children's Literature Association Quarterly
Robert Marzec on Climate Change and Modern Fiction
While not approved by official geological organizations, the term anthropocene has grown in use to describe the current geological age. Proponents of the term use it to mark the time period where humans have had a significant impact on Earth's geology and...
Robert Marzec, Modern Fiction Studies
Jeri Kraver on 80 Years of The CEA Critic
Since 1938, the College English Association has served academics who seek to keep teaching college students as the focus of the profession. Its official publication, the CEA Critic, recently published a double issue commemorating its 80th anniversary with...
Jeri Kraver, The CEA Critic