Viewpoint is the colourful and entertaining magazine of the BSHS. Launched in its present form in 2006, it appears as an A4-format publication aimed at a broad readership, featuring articles, opinions, reviews and interviews addressing the history of science, technology and medicine, and drawing on the Society’s Outreach and Education activities. Viewpoint is published three times a year, in February, June and October. Enquiries about circulation, including subscription requests, should be sent to the BSHS Executive Secretary at [email protected] Viewpoint is free to all BSHS members and is priced at £12.00 per year for non-members based in the UK and £17 a year for overseas non-members.
Hazel Blair is a doctoral researcher at the University of Lausanne in Switzerland. Hazel took up editorship of Viewpoint in December 2017, having previously been Assistant Editor of London-based magazine Military History Monthly. Prior to her doctorate and her editorial work, she completed an undergraduate degree in Medieval History at the University of St Andrews and an MA in Medieval and Renaissance Studies at University College London (part-funded by the BSHS via the Society’s MA bursary scheme).
Contributions and Advertisements.
All contributions and correspondence should be sent to the Editor, Hazel Blair, at [email protected]. Instructions for contributors can be found in pdf here. The Editor will always consider advertisements regarding new appointments but, as a general rule, other advertisements are not printed in this publication. However, for an appropriate charge, leaflets advertising suitable events, publications, etc, can be sent out with Viewpoint subject to size and postage restrictions. Full details are available from the BSHS Executive Secretary.
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