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Bloomington, IN
Indiana University Press is a leading academic publisher specializing in the humanities & social sciences.
Interests: Books, journals, scholarship, publishing, Indiana, Midwest, education, Africa, Jewish Studies, Film, Media, GLBTQ, Asia, Fiction, Nonfiction, Global Studies, International Studies, Holocaust, Religion, Literature, Russia, East Europe, Eurasia, Middle East, Philosophy, History, Indiana University, Science, Paleontology, Sociology, Music, Ethnomusicology, Anthropology, Folklore
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We're giving away a copy of 'But What If There's No Chimney?' Fill out the form below by December 19 for your chance to win! Five-year-old Ben is new in town and shocked to find his house has no chimney!... Continue reading
Posted 8 hours ago at Indiana University Press blog
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Cuba's Racial Crucible by Karen Y. Morrison has been selected as the winner of this year's Marysa Navarro Best Book Prize. The Marysa Navarro Best Book Prize is awarded annually by the New England Council of Latin American Studies. The... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Indiana University Press blog
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IU Press author Alona Frankel recently made an appearance at the Library of Congress in Washington D.C., reading to children and speaking about her new book, Girl. The official photographer of the Library of Congress was kind enough to share... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Indiana University Press blog
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The Indiana Historical Society's annual author fair is this weekend, and six IU Press authors will be among the more than sixty authors featured at the event: Ray E. Boomhower - Indiana: An Interpretation Mandy Hussey - But What If... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Indiana University Press blog
IU Press author and editor Hank Nuwer recently appeared as a featured guest on the program "The Security Brief." The episode, titled "Hazing Nightmares," details the dangers of hazing throughout the United States. Nuwer's appearance, which begins shortly before the... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Indiana University Press blog
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It's basketball season in Indiana, and what better way to settle in for the season than with these three great books from IU Press? Take an in-depth look at these three new basketball titles. Days of Knight Kirk Haston A... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Indiana University Press blog
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By Cary Nelson As much of the world enters what may well prove a prolonged period of grave uncertainty in international relations—fundamentally triggered by the election of a US president with no clearly defined foreign policy and no foreign policy... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Indiana University Press blog
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Pravina Shukla will discuss her recent book, Costume: Performing Identities through Dress at the College of Arts and Humanities Institute at Indiana University on Thursday, December 1, at 5 p.m. Daily dress reflects personal identity; costume is often described as... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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This year's presidential election may produce an unintended consequence: the jeopardization of the filibuster. In this interview, IU Press author Richard A. Arenberg explains why the filibuster is in trouble, why it's important, and what needs to be done to... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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We are giving away three copies of The Year's Work in Lewbowski Studies. Fill out the form below by December 12 for your chance to win! A massive underground sensation, The Big Lebowski has been hailed as the first cult... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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But What If There's No Chimney has been described as a "delightful story" by international best-selling children's author Alona Frankel, and now you have a chance to see why in person! Starting this Saturday, the authors of this new book... Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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The Perfect Season tells the story of the 1964-1965 Evansville Purple Aces, who won the NCAA College Division championship with a perfect 29-0 record. Author Russell Grieger was a member of the team, and spoke with IU Press about the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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Daniel Monterescu's 2015 publication Jaffa Shared and Shattered has been named a finalist in the Social Science, Anthropology, and Folklore category of the 2016 Jordan Schnitzer Book Awards. The Schnitzer award was established in 2008 by the Association for Jewish... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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November 14-19 marks this year's celebration of UP Week, a recognition of the fine work university presses throughout the country are doing in the world of publishing. As a part of that recognition, IU Press is participating in the annual... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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Indiana University Press has an extensive selection of books related to the military and military history. On this Veterans Day, let's take a quick look at some of the best tributes to veterans and the military in the IU Press... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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IU Press book Divination's Grasp: African Encounters with the Almost Said by Richard Werbner will be honored this month with an honorable mention for the 2016 Elliott P. Skinner Award. The Elliott P. Skinner Award is presented annually by the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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We are giving away a copy of Shifting Sands: The Restoration of the Calumet Area. Fill out the form below by November 14 for a chance to win! The location of one of the most diverse national parks in the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 5, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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Indiana is approaching the end of its 200th year, and to mark the occasion, IU Press has put together a catalog of books to highlight the best and brightest of the Hoosier State. And here's the best part: they're all... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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Muslim Americans in the Military is an unusual book from IU Press. While many of our books are in the publication pipeline for years, this title came about in just a matter of weeks. Here, acquisitions editor Ashley Runyon gives... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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This month, we continue the celebration of our state's literary heritage with a new post by James H. Madison in our Indiana Bicentennial Bookshelf blog series. This series is written by Hoosier authors about their favorite Indiana books and writers.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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We are giving away a copy of new release Muslim Americans in the Military by Edward E. Curtis IV. Fill out the form below for a chance to win! Since the Revolutionary War, Muslim Americans have served in the United... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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IU Press recently had the opportunity to speak with Edward E. Curtis IV, the author of the newly released book Muslim Americans in the Military: Centuries of Service. This is a transcript of that conversation. IU Press: There are about... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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Army Film and the Avant Garde, a scholarly work from IU Press author Alice Lovejoy, has been recognized with an Honorable Mention by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures at the University of Southern California. The recognition is in... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
Several IU Press authors are set to make appearances to discuss their books over the next few weeks. Here's where you can find them: Owen Johnson - At Home With Ernie Pyle October 14 - 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 14, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog
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It's homecoming week at Indiana University, so what better time to read up on some of the best Indiana-related titles from IU Press? Here are ten great books to get you started. Campus and Traditions Indiana University: Portraits of the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 11, 2016 at Indiana University Press blog