Prometheus in the Press

While individual Prometheus papers often receive a good deal of media attention, the journal itself occasionally makes the news.

Matthew Reisz, ‘Does a film count as research – and can a journal publish it?
Periodicals need to think through the issues around film-based submissions, says professor
’, Times Higher Education, 5 March 2017

Paul Jump, ‘Resignations threat over Taylor & Francis ‘censorship’’, Times Higher Education, 5 June 2014

Stuart Elden, ‘Editors vs Publishers – The Times Higher story on Prometheus and Taylor & Francis’, Progressive Geographies, 7 June 2014

Sierra Williams, ‘Impact Round-Up 7th June: Prometheus gagged, Einstein’s peer review, and turning repositories into journals’, LSE Impact Blog, 7 June 2014

Simon Appleby, ‘Report that criticizes major academic publishers is censored, and you’ll never guess by who’, Faber Factory, 9 June 2014

Ken Weir, ‘Censoring academics works well for publishers’, University of Leicester School of Business Blog, 18 June 2014

Pendelis Perakakis, ‘Academic self-publishing: a not-so-distant future’, Open Scholar, 19 June 2014

Paul Jump, ‘Taylor & Francis apologises after ‘censorship’ debate’, Times Higher Education, 19 June 2014

Kent Anderson, ‘Hit the road – How a forgettable paper and a misguided publisher created an unnecessary controversy’, Scholarly Kitchen, 24 June 2014

Rachel Pells, ‘Taylor & Francis drops innovation journal after libel row’, Times Higher Education, 4 September 2018

Rachel Pells, ‘Rejecting a journal’, Inside Higher Ed, 7 September 2018

Will Bordell, ‘Journal shut down prior to publication of ‘shaken baby’ issue’, Justice Gap, 24 September 2018

‘Libel news’, Private Eye, 7 September 2018, p.8

Stuart Macdonald, ‘Debate can go on only if all agree in advance’, Australian, 3 October 2018, p.33

Will Bordell, ‘Only orthodox is accepted without question. Dissent must prove itself’, Justice Gap, 7 March 2019

Stuart Macdonald, ‘Lawyers should not be the judges of academic responsibility’, Times Higher Education, 30 April 2019

Niels Lynøe, ‘Leder ekonomiska intressen till censur av vetenskapliga tidskrifter?’, Läkartidningen, 13 September 2019