The Lingua Franca Book Review is written
specifically for academics...
bibliophiles who not only read and buy books, but also write books.
The Lingua Franca Book Review is the first publication to meet the
needs of those in the academy who live by the phrase, publish or perish.For a sneak preview of the first issue coming
in April, click here.
In each issue:
Pipeline: What's ahead in academic publishing
Forecasts of hot topics in scholarly publishing according to acquisitions editors, academics, and booksellers across the country.
Reviews by scholars and critics of non-specialist titles that interest all academics whether they teach law, literature, linguistics, or linear equations.
An informative column for academic authors covering topics on publishing on-line, negotiating reprints, remaindering, and other publishing-related
issues specific to academia.
Lingua Franca asks leading scholars
to recommend their favorite recent titles on particular subjects as far
ranging as Victorian Studies, film, emotions, China, and the Market. Two
different subjects run in each issue.