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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 so excited for the release of God had a body by Jennie Malboeuf that we're giving away a copy! Learn more about this amazing book and enter to win by April 21, 2020. Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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Indiana University Press is pleased to announce that seven of our books have been recognized as a finalist in the 22nd annual Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards. Finalists represent the best books published in 2019. After more than 2,000 individual titles spread across 55 genres were submitted for consideration, the list of finalists was determined by Foreword’s editorial team. Winners will be decided by an expert team of booksellers and librarians—representing Foreword’s readership—from across the country. Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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Nathaniel Otjen’s article, “Energy Anxiety and Fossil Fuel Modernity in H.G. Wells’s The War of the Worlds,” from the Journal of Modern Literature’s newest issue, is now available on JSTOR & Project MUSE. Below, Otjen discusses how attending to energy concerns in the novel yields new understandings of fin de siècle anxieties about the end of western modernity. Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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Diane K. Shah is no stranger to the world of sports. In this exclusive blog post, Shah recounts her journey as the first female sports columnist for a major publication. From interviews with athletes to run-ins with threatening coaches to a friendship with Cary Grant, the author of A Farewell to Arms, Legs, and Jockstraps: A Sportswriter's Memoir shares with us the legacy of her career. Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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If you’ve got just a moment to spare, you can learn something you didn’t know before thanks to How the World Looks to a Bee: And Other Moments of Science by Don Glass. This must-have collection features science facts, experiments, and intriguing everyday phenomena. This book won't be available until March 17, 2020, so in the meantime, read this sneak peek to keep your curiosity satiated! Continue reading
Posted Mar 27, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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Help us cheer up Stephen Williams, Marketing Manager at IU Press, for his birthday! Stephen isn't too happy about getting a year older, but he did ask for one thing for his birthday to cheer him up — he wants us to share his favorite book. We're pulling out all the stops and providing you a giveaway for Stephen's favorite book, A Farewell to Arms, Legs, and Jockstraps: A Sportswriter's Memoir. Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
Hi Melissa, So glad you like the book! It will be available soon and we'll make sure to let you know if you won or not! -Chantel @ IU Press
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Misch, glad you like it! Best of luck in the contest! -Chantel @ IU Press
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Kate, we're rooting for you! Hope your grandson enjoys it as well. - Chantel @ IU Press
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Lisa, thank you for checking out our new book! Best of luck in the contest. -Chantel @ IU Press
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Grab your oils, seasoning, and skillet and ask Ashley Jones, author of Modern Cast Iron and self-proclaimed cast-iron connoisseur, what questions you have about the art of cooking with a cast-iron skillet. Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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Henry Glassie has been publishing with IU Press since the 1970s, making him the longest living IU Press author. This highly anticipated work, Daniel Johnston: A Portrait of the Artist as a Potter in North Carolina, is the highlight of a lifelong career in humanistic scholarship. Make sure you pick up your copy wherever books are sold on March 3, 2020! Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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Congratulations to our three National Jewish Book Award Finalists from the Jewish Book Council! These books join the ranks of hundreds of well-respected, classics Jewish books that have been National Jewish Book Award finalists over the past 69 years. Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
Discover the beauty of Starved Rock State Park in this exclusive sneak peek of the images featured in Starved Rock State Park: An Illinois Treasure. Continue reading
Posted Feb 12, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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The month of January has ended, which means that another Dry January has passed. Congratulations, you survived! How did you fare? Whether you participated or not, we’ve got you covered with some drink recipes to get your February started right. From fruity delights to classic martinis, there's something for everyone. Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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This collection features everyday phenomena, facts, and quick experiments. Go ahead and sit in your armchair, sip your tea, and learn something new! Enter to win your very own copy of this fascinating book, giveaway ends March 17, 2020. Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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"In the latest edition of Victorian Studies, 61.4 (Summer 2019), co-editor Ivan Kreilkamp especially recommends Christopher Keep's article "Evidence in Matters Extraordinary: Numbers, Narratives, and the Census of Hallucinations”: "'The Census of Hallucinations' may sound like something from a horror... Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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Enter our giveaway to win a copy of Heartland Habitats: 265 Midwest Nature Walks, a guide to the natural wonders of the Midwest. Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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February is Black History Month, which means we get to celebrate the contributions of Black people from not only here at Indiana University, but also around the world. The Neal-Marshall Black Culture Center here at Indiana University chose the theme "For the Culture" as a means of celebrating and honoring the "culture, beauty, creativity, intellect, and resilience of Black people everywhere." Celebrate black power this month by reading books that highlight the achievements of Black Hoosiers and non-Hoosiers alike. Make sure to also check out the events that the NMBCC is hosting this month! Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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Win a copy of The Wellness Lifestyle in this giveaway! Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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Explore the history of Pilates through intriguing images. Continue reading
Posted Jan 30, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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Kathryn Winner’s article, “Visions of Cody and Media: Jack Kerouac as Late Modernist,” from the Journal of Modern Literature’s newest issue, is now available on JSTOR & Project MUSE. Below, Winner discusses how the Beat-generation author Jack Kerouac used his celebrity status to take up and respond to emerging communication media Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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Join Michael E. Uslan, Executive Producer of the modern Batman films and Indiana University alumnus, for the signing of his book, The Boy Who Loved Batman. Indiana University Press will be at the IU Cinema from 5:30-6:30 p.m., right before the screening of the movie Constantine. A limited number of copies of the book will be available for sale for 30% off! Continue reading
Posted Jan 21, 2020 at Indiana University Press blog
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Congratulations to our Hoosier Football team for making it to the Gator Bowl on January 2, 2020, at 7:00 pm EST. The Hoosiers will face the University of Tennessee in their 12th bowl game throughout their 120 football seasons. The 2020 TaxSlayer Gator Bowl will take place in TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville, FL, and can be viewed on ESPN. Tune in and cheer on our Hoosiers! Learn how coach Tom Allen has lead the Hoosiers to this victory in The Quest for Indiana University Football Glory by Pete DiPrimio. Don't have your copy yet? Enter to win one of 7 signed copies below! Giveaway ends Monday, January 6, 2020. Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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Happy Holidays! Now until December 17th, we're giving away 7 Holiday Prize Packs, each pack features 3 books that are perfect companions to this holiday season. Included are Maggie Green's The Essential Pantry and The Essential Plant-Based Pantry, and Letters to Santa Claus by The Elves from Santa Claus, Indiana. Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog