Disrupting the disciplines: the UK affiliate of US indie Rowman & Littlefield is growing fast

Disrupting the disciplines: the UK affiliate of US indie Rowman & Littlefield is growing fast

Rowman & Littlefield International (RLI), launched in 2013 as an affiliate of long-established US academic indie Rowman & Littlefield (R&L), has been quick off the starting blocks. From publishing two titles in its launch year, it will bring out 90 in 2015; over 50 series have been signed up; its office in Kennington, south London, houses 10 editorial, sales and marketing staff; and the publisher won the Nick Robinson Newcomer Award at the IPG Awards back in March.

The founders—former Continuum c.e.o. Oliver Gadsby [pictured above] as chief executive; Ken Rhodes (formerly of Continuum and ...

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