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Hurst is an independently owned non-fiction publisher based in central London, in the heart of Bloomsbury. Founded in 1969, Hurst now publishes ninety books per annum, building on our strengths in African Studies, Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies, South Asian Studies, War and Conflict Studies, History and Development.

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Hurst is looking for a publicity assistant to join the team in January 2018, assisting with all aspects of publicity, from organising events and drafting press releases to pitching to media outlets. You will be working directly with the Head of Campaigns and Media Relations and will be involved in promoting all the books we publish – both trade and scholarly – and helping to build the Hurst brand.

11.09.17 | Azeem Ibrahim

The Rohingya situation presents an opportunity for the US and China to work together to resolve one of the world’s most dire humanitarian crises.

22.08.17 | Kajsa Norman

Maduro is not a lone despot. Nor will he be the last. He is simply another turn in Venezuela’s Bolivarian cycle of perpetual liberation.