Vernon Press, a small independent publisher committed to excellence in scholarship, seeks experts to join its community of book reviewers. To join you must be an expert in history of arts, social sciences or the humanities, and be prepared to review at least one book every two years. Benefits include: Getting to read and keep carefully pre-selected works, including cutting-edge research; helping fellow scholars develop their work into high-standard, high-impact contributions and be acknowledged for it; getting advance notice of exciting publication opportunities, occasional competitions and prize draws; getting additional free books every time you review and become eligible for participation in our annual prize draw for a $500 research stipend; first-time reviewers receive a small honorarium ($50) and a choice of 2 free books from our current or future titles; experienced scholars may propose new series and receive additional benefits for their role as Editors (subject to publisher approval); young scholars receive support from the publisher and fellow community members and gain valuable experience in the process of peer review. To join please send a brief message expressing interest by email. In your message please mention your full name, academic affiliation, area(s) of expertise, and provide either a paragraph-long biographical note and/or a list of publications.
For this and other publishing opportunities, see our Calls for Publication page.