Collaborative Research Unit

Centre for Media and Periodical Studies

Acronym
MAPS
Other information
Research disciplines
  • Humanities
    • Comparative literature studies
    • Early modern literature
    • Gender studies
    • Stylistics and textual analysis
  • Social sciences
    • Cultural media
    • Media audience research
    • Media sociology
    • Media studies not elsewhere classified
Description
Based at the Department of Literary Studies, the Centre for Media and Periodical Studies (MAPS) is a platform for researchers working on periodicals and other print media from the early eighteenth to the early twentieth century. Research group membersapproach their object of study from a variety of perspectives, including literary studies, history, art history, women's history and gender studies.