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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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The following is a guest post by Dr. Mark Silinsky, author of Jihad and the West: Black Flag over Babylon. Focusing on the relationship between ISIS and Western countries, Silinsky's work provides a detailed and chilling explanation of the appeal... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Indiana University Press blog
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A book about an iconic ballet deserves a stellar cover, and artist Millicent Hodson certainly has delivered just that for The Rite of Spring at 100. In this special interview with IU Press, Hodson reveals her process behind the cover... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Indiana University Press blog
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IU Press is proud to announce our 2017 Holiday Sale. Until December 20, please enjoy a 40% discount on all orders placed through our website. Orders must be placed via our website, and shipping will not be included. Ebooks and... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Indiana University Press blog
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Working at a university press is great! Just ask the employees of IU Press. In honor of the conclusion of University Press Week, here's why our staff loves working in the world of academic publishing. Kate Schramm - Assistant Acquisitions... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Indiana University Press blog
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We're into the throes of fall and winter is on its way. As the weather gets colder and snowflakes swirl in the air, take some time to curl up with new releases from Indiana University Press. Indiana University Bloomington America's... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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Our latest round of Goodreads giveaways has arrived. This time we have five very unique books available. Enter to win one of your favorites or put your name in for all five! You will need a Goodreads account to be... Continue reading
Posted Nov 2, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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Dr. Stephanie Shonekan, co-editor of Black Lives Matter and Music, a forthcoming book from Indiana University Press, is slated to speak on the Indiana University Bloomington campus on Thursday, November 2. Dr. Stephanie Shonekan is Chair of the Department of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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A ghost story is always a good time, but they're especially excellent on Halloween. This year, we're giving you the opportunity to win one of four spooky books from IU Press! And here's the catch: for a little added mystery,... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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The following is a message from Gary Dunham, Director of IU Press and Digital Publishing. Open Access matters. Yes, a university press just said that. Open Access is a great way to boost the visibility and accessibility of research, thus... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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The following is a guest post by Edyta Materka, author of Dystopia's Provocateurs: Peasants, State, and Informality in the Polish-German Borderlands. In the latest issue of Boston Review entitled "Global Dystopias" Junot Díaz writes, "Whether we're talking about our cannibal... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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Ray Boomhower's new book Dispatches from the Pacific dives deep on the reporting of World War II correspondent Robert L. Sherrod. In this interview, Boomhower shares some of what he learned about Sherrod and what his work means to people... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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New books are here from Indiana University Press! Here's what's hitting shelves in October. Promoting Social Justice through the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Edited by Delores D. Liston and Regina Rahimi How can education become a transformative experience for... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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The following is a guest post by Rachel Newcomb, author of Everyday Life in Global Morocco. "Globalization" is a buzzword that gets thrown around a lot in the media and in academics, and most people understand that it has something... Continue reading
Posted Oct 9, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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The following is a guest post by L. Ashley Squires, author of Healing the Nation: Literature, Progress, and Christian Science. When I first started working on Healing the Nation, the question people asked me most frequently was whether I would... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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Publishers, authors, and readers around the world are celebrating Banned Books Week this week. Today, we're happy to run this statement from IU Press Director Gary Dunham, explaining exactly why the fight against those who would ban books must never... Continue reading
Posted Sep 26, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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In the 70 years that have passed since its founding in 1947, the Kinsey Institute has been on the leading edge of research on human sexuality. An exploration of the Institute’s inner workings during this time, The Kinsey Institute: The... Continue reading
Posted Sep 20, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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IU Press author Doug Wissing introduces a sample from his book Hopeless but Optimistic, available now from Indiana University Press. As the Trump administration unleashes its open-ended military escalation and yet another nation-building campaign in Afghanistan, it is clear the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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It's always a good time for coloring, and what better way to really customize the IU Bloomington experience than personalizing the look and feel of the campus? You can do exactly that with Color Your Campus - Indiana University, an... Continue reading
Posted Sep 15, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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A new month means new publications from Indiana University Press. Here's a look at what's hitting shelves in September. A Theory of Musical Narrative Byron Almén Byron Almén proposes an original synthesis of approaches to musical narrative from literary criticism,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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A message from Gary Dunham, the Director of IU Press and Digital Publishing: The disturbing recent events in Charlottesville, Virginia remind us all that we need to remain vigilant against those that would demean and harm others simply because they... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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A documentary chronicling the life of James Whitcomb Riley will premiere this Thursday, August 10 at 8 p.m. on WTIU. According to WTIU, James Whitcomb Riley: Hoosier Poet tells of Riley's upbringing in Indiana and how his childhood influenced his... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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History and true crime are among the most popular topics in popular media today. At Indiana University Press, author Jane Simon Ammeson has already published two books that fall in these categories and is working on a third. Here, she... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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Bourbon is booming. According to Fortune, bourbon made up a substantial portion of the $3.1 billion made in whiskey sales in the United States last year. As of 2014, bourbon alone was producing $8 billion in sales worldwide, a pretty... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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My name is Grace Jewell and I am a senior from Bloomington, Indiana. I am majoring in English and French with a minor in comparative literature. Last semester I finished my honors thesis within the French department on Camus’s absurd.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog
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New books are on the way from Indiana University Press! Here are some of the titles hitting shelves in July. Gaming Representation Race, Gender, and Sexuality in Video Games Edited by Jennifer Malkowski and TreaAndrea M. Russworm Recent years have... Continue reading
Posted Jul 21, 2017 at Indiana University Press blog