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February 2018 (Updated August 2018)

To all of our authors and editors, suppliers and customers:We are pleased to give you an update on the integration of Sense Publishers into Brill.

Our Updated and Complete Booklist
First of all, you can find our complete up to date list of new and forthcoming books -- and our entire backlist -- at our new home on

Ordering and Customer Service
To order books, or to make customer service inquiries, please contact Brill's distribution partner, Turpin Distribution.

Customers in the Americas:
BRILL, c/o Turpin Distribution,
143 West Street,New Milford,
CT 06776, USA
T  (844) 232 3707 (Toll free US and Canada),
T +1 (860) 350 0041,
F +1 (860) 350 0039,

Customers outside the Americas:
BRILL, c/o Turpin Distribution,
Stratton Business Park, Pegasus Drive, Biggleswade,
Bedfordshire SG18 8TQ, United Kingdom,
T +44 (0) 1767 604-954,
F +44 (0) 1767 601-640,

Webshop Customers
The Sense Publishers website will remain operational for the time being but for ordering books on line, please go to:


Paul Chambers, Sense Publishers’ Director of Marketing & Sales, is now operating from the Brill office in Boston and can be reached at:

For desk copies and book review copies please contact:


John Bennett is now publishing editor for most of Peter de Liefde’s publishing program. John is located in our Boston office and can be reached at:

Peter de Liefde continues to work for Brill | Sense, keeping responsibility for a small part of the program next to responsibilities in the Brill business development department. Peter’s address: +31642739378

Evelien van der Veer is the new Assistant Editor for the Brill | Sense unit. She is involved in all the day-to-day publishing and editorial activities, from your manuscript submission, to facilitating production, and to simply being there to help you get your questions and concerns answered. Evelien is in our Leiden office, in the Netherlands. You can reach her at


Jolanda Karada continues to work for Brill|Sense, as Production Manager. She can be reached at:


Publishing rights
For inquiries about copyright or translation rights please contact:
Ingrid Bleeker at

For royalties
For royalties please contact Vera de Wit at

About Brill.
Founded in 1683 in Leiden, the Netherlands, Brill is a leading international academic publisher in 20 main subject areas, including Middle East and Islamic Studies, Asian Studies, Classical Studies, History, Biblical and Religious Studies, Language & Linguistics, Biology, and International Law. With offices in Leiden (NL), Boston (US), Paderborn (GER) and Singapore (SG), Brill today publishes over 270 journals and close to 1,200 new books and reference works each year, available in both print and electronic form. Brill also markets a large number of primary source research collections anddatabases. The company’s key customers are academic and research institutions,libraries, and scholars. Brill is a publicly traded company and is listed onEuronext Amsterdam NV. For further information, please visit

We think this move will be highly beneficial for you as well as for Sense: Brill has a strong international sales force and a wide distribution to university libraries. Moreover, Brill has their own well-developed e-book platform, which is now quite essential in international academic publishing.

Brill intends to continue Sense’s policy of keeping the books affordable to students.

Peter de Liefde

Sense Publishers - Who we are

Sense Publishers was founded in 2004 and has quickly become one of the fastest growing publishers of books in Educational Research and related fields, featuring a current backlist of over 1500 titles and more than 125 new titles published annually. With its cast of top international authors that make up a veritable "Who's Who" in their specialities, Sense brings a true global perspective to its publishing efforts. Sense Publishers is now part of Brill, and  the new imprint Brill | Sense appears on all books published from January 2018 onward. As part of Brill, our worldwide reach has greatly expanded. And we will continue to bring you some of the most important topics in Education and related subjects. Learn more at