The Academic Book in the South, 7-8 March 2016, British Library

This two-day conference discussed how profound changes in publishing will affect the academic book of the future in the South. Organised by the British Library in collaboration with Professor Marilyn Deegan (The Academic Book of the Future Project) and Dr Caroline Davis (Oxford Brookes University).


  1. Introduction: Maja Maricevic (British Library), Professor Marilyn Deegan (King’s College) and Dr Caroline Davis (Oxford Brookes University)

    Introducing the conference and its place within the broader scope of the two-year AHRC and British Library-funded Project:, as well as within the broader contexts of global research and publishing.
  2. Academic Authorship and Knowledge Production: Chair, Marilyn Deegan

    Sukanta Chaudhuri, Jadavpur University
    Sari Hanafi, American University of Beirut