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New and Forthcoming Publications (2021 onwards)

Bös, Birte (2021), "Contextualising British Suffrage Newspapers", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed), The Role of Context in the Production and Reception of Historical News Discourse, Bern: Peter Lang, 155-177.

Bös, Birte and Nicholas Brownlees (forthcoming), "The language of newspapers", in Merja Kytö, and Erik Smitterberg (eds), New Cambridge History of the English Language, Vol. II: Sources, Documentation and Modelling, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Brownlees, Nicholas (ed.) (2021), The Role of Context in the Production and Reception of Historical News Discourse, Bern: Peter Lang.

Brownlees, Nicholas (2021), "'Just Published": Advertising Books of Instruction, Misfortune, South Sea Affairs, and Entertainment in the Post Boy (1721)", English Studies, 102, 7, 901-917. DOI: 10.1080/0013838X.2021.1997476

Brownlees, Nicholas (ed.) (2023), The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Vol. 1: Beginnings and Consolidation, 1640-1800, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Brownlees, Nicholas and Birte Bös (2023), "The Evolving Language of the Press", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed), The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Vol. 1: Beginnings and Consolidation, 1640-1800, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 195-215.

Brownlees, Nicholas and David Finkelstein (2023), "Business of the Press", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed), The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Vol. 1: Beginnings and Consolidation, 1640-1800, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 28-50.


Cecconi, Elisabetta (2021), "From 'British Subjects' to 'American People': Transformation of National Identities in a Corpus of American Newspapers (1764-1783)", Token 12, 85-113.

Cecconi, Elisabetta (2021), "Propaganda discourse in context: Pro and anti-Strafford pamphlets on the eve of the English Civil War", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Role of Context in the Production and Reception of Historical News Discourse, Bern: Peter Lang, 21-44.

Cecconi, Elisabetta (2023), News Reporting and Ideology in 17th-Century English Murder Pamphlets, Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars.

Cecconi, Elisabetta (2023), "Crime and trial reporting," in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.) The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Vol. 1: Beginnings and Consolidation, 1640-1800, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 493-507.

Claridge, Claudia (2021), "Murder in the press: Representations of Old Bailey Murder Trials in Newspapers", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Role of Context in the Production and Reception of Historical News Discourse, Bern: Peter Lang, 107-128.

Conboy, Martin (2023), Journalism, Technology and Cultural Practice. London: Routledge.

Conboy, Martin, David Finkelstein, Adrian Bingham and Nicholas Brownlees (eds.) (2023), The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, 3 volume set, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Davis, Caroline, David Finkelstein and David Johnson (eds.) (2024), The Edinburgh Companion to British Colonial Periodicals, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

Dooley, Brendan and Davide Boerio (2022), "Hot news: The Florence resident reports on the Great Fire of London", Parliamentary History, 41, 62-82.

Dooley, Brendan (2023), "European Exchanges, Networks and Contexts", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.) The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Vol. 1: Beginnings and Consolidation, 1640-1800, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 364-383.

Dossena, Marina (2023), "‘Farewell to the Highlands’: Or, How Broadsides Helped Create Images of the Scottish Diaspora", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Volume 1: Beginnings and Consolidation, 1640–1800, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 336-343.

Facchinetti, Roberta (2021), "News discourse and the dissemination of knowledge and perspective: From print and monomodal to digital and multisemiotic", Journal of Pragmatics, 175, 195-206.

Facchinetti, Roberta (2021), "Socio-political context and the press in early 20th-century China: A case study", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Role of Context in the Production and Reception of Historical News Discourse, Bern: 199-218.

Jenner, Mark S.R. and Lena Liapi (2023), "Cheap print, crime and information in early modern London: The Life and Death of Griffin Flood, The Seventeenth Century, 38:2, 185-213, DOI: 10.1080/0268117X.2022.2144939

Liapi, Lena (2023), "Press and politics in the seventeenth century", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Volume 1: Beginnings and Consolidation, 1640–1800, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 529-537.

McLaughlin, Mairi (2021), La Presse française historique: histoire d'un genre et histoire de la langue, Paris: Classiques Garnier.

McLaughlin, Mairi and Nicholas Brownlees (2023), “Translation and the Press”, in Nicholas Brownlees (ed), The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Vol. 1: Beginnings and Consolidation, 1640-1800, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 384-402.

Martini, Isabella (2021), "A denial of identity. The Armenian Genocide in the Letters to the Editor of The Times 1914-1926", Token 12, 115-136. https://bibliotekacyfrowa.ujk.edu.pl/dlibra/publication/4846

Martini, Isabella (2021), "When possible does not always mean 'possible': Evaluative patterns of newsworthiness in Letters to the Editor", TOKEN, vol. 13, pp. 199-217, https://flore.unifi.it/handle/2158/1312486https://flore.unifi.it/handle/2158/1312486

Mazzi, Davide (2023), The Discourse of Well-Being in Late-Modern Ireland: A Case Study of Letters to the Editor, Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars.

Mazzi, Davide (2021), "'If you want Ireland to prosper ...": A discourse-analytic study of Irishness in advertising from the 1930s", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Role of Context in the Production and Reception of Historical News Discourse, Bern: Peter Lang, 313-332.

Rogos-Hebda, Anna, "It's raining immigrants! HELLelujah!: The metaphors of immigration in early Americam magazines (1828–1959)", Anglica. An International Journal of English Studies, DOI: 10.7311/0860-5734.29.2.06

Samson, Christina (2022), "Expressing conflicts. Semantic patterns typifying letters in the British press", LEA (Lingue e Letterature d'Oriente e d'Occidente), 11, DOI: https://doi.org/10.13128/lea-1824-484x-13722

Sturiale, Massimo (2023), "The Press and the Standard Accent", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Volume 1: Beginnings and Consolidation, 1640–1800, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 215-219.

Suhr, Carla (2021), "False news in the English press in the 1680s", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Role of Context in the Production and Reception of Historical News Discourse, Bern: Peter Lang, 45-66.

Suhr, Carla (2022), "Advertising proprietary medicines in pamphlets", in Irma Taavitsainen, Turo Hiltunen, Jeremy J. Smith and Carla Suhr (eds.), Genre in English Medical Writing 1500-1820: Sociocultural contexts of Production and Use, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 211-230.

Taavitsainen, Irma (2021), "Medical book reviews 1665–1800: From compliments to insults," Journal of Historical Pragmatics, 22/2, 245-262.

Taavitsainen, Irma (2021), "Scientific book reviews in the seventeenth century: Early stages of the genre", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Role of Context in the Prouction adn Reception of Historical News Discourse, Bern: 67-86.

Taavitsainen, Irma (2023), "The medical press", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Volume 1: Beginnings and Consolidation, 1640–1800, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 423-439.

Valdeón, Roberto A. (2023), "On the cross-disciplinary conundrum: the conceptualization of translation in translation and journalism studies", Translation Studies, 16(2), 244-260.

Włodarczyk, Matylda (2021), "'Whoever will discover where he lurks":Medical book reviews 1665–1800: From compliments to insults," Presenting Addressees and Advertisers in Runaway Slave Classifieds, In Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Role of Context in the Production and Reception of Historical News Discourse, Bern: Peter Lang, 263:286.

Yoon, Hye-Joon (2021), "News as history: The context of Edmund Burke's historical articles in The Annual Register (1758-1764) and their rhetoric of contextualisation," in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Role of Context in the Production and Reception of Historical News Discourse, Bern: Peter Lang, 87-106.

Yoon, Hye-Joon (2023), "Literary and Review Journalism", in Nicholas Brownlees (ed.), The Edinburgh History of the British and Irish Press, Volume 1: Beginnings and Consolidation, 1640–1800, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 511-528.