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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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In the latest issue of the Journal of Modern Literature, author David Spurr discusses the dangerous epistles in Joyce and Proust. Furthermore, he seeks to understand how both authors' literary uses of history might relate to their theories of literature. Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Indiana University Press blog
Kick off football season and enter to win these four Indiana University Sports Books that chronicle the tradition of IU athletic excellence. Enter below for a chance to win a prize pack featuring these books! Continue reading
Posted Oct 7, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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Indiana University Press is hosting the Quarry Fall Festival in Alumni Hall at the Indiana Memorial Union on November 2, 2019, from 10am - 5pm! This event is free and open to the public, all ages welcome. We can't wait to see you there! Continue reading
Posted Oct 1, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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What is happening to faith in the heartland? God Land by Lyz Lenz investigates whether our divides can ever be bridged and if America can come together. Featured in the New York Times, The Guardian, New York Magazine, Salon, and more ... God Land has taken readers by storm! Just some of Lyz Lenz's many beloved fans are featured below. Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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Indiana University Press is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year! We’re celebrating in many ways, including a fantastic sale of our awesome books at the First Thursday Festivals! Stop by our booth on Thursday, October 3, 2019, to check some of our newest titles at the lowest price you'll find! Continue reading
Posted Sep 24, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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Join us on September 26, 2019 as we celebrate three of the newest titles from the Well House Books series: The Lilly Library from A to Z by Darlene J. Sadlier, The Spirit of Generosity by Curtis R. Simic and Sandra Bate, and Indiana University and the World by Patrick O’Meara with Leah K. Peck. Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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Indiana University Press book Who Will Write Our History?, which has been developed into a film, to be shown at the Indiana University Cinema. Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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Planning on coming to Indiana University's First Thursday Festival on September 5th from 5:00-8:00pm at IU Arts Plaza? We'll see you there! Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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The following is a book announcement Melania & Michelle: First Ladies in a New Era by Tammy R. Vigil, coming to bookstores on September 1, 2019. Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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In the latest issue of the Journal of Modern Literature, author Alexander Adkins provides a closer look into JML 42.3 Neoliberal Disgust in Aravind Adiga’s The White Tiger. Now available on JSTOR & Project MUSE. Stay connected with the Journal of Modern Literature and follow them on Facebook. Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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In case you haven't heard, IU is turning 200! And in collaboration with Indiana University's Bicentennial Campaign, IU Press is spearheading one of Campaign's many Signature Projects: the Publication & Media Series. Continue reading
Posted Aug 1, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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On August 1, 2019, Indiana University Press will release a new edition of Michael Uslan's memoir, The Boy Who Loved Batman. Uslan, producer of every Batman movie since 1989, earned his BA, JD, and MS at Indiana University and continues to share his expertise with students as a professor of practice with the Media School. The highly-anticipated memoir features a special foreword and afterword by the author and details the life and journey of Uslan. Readers are able to delve into the history of the character that has inspired him and so many others since childhood: The Batman. Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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One of the great contributors to our Railroads Past and Present series, H. Roger Grant has returned once again to shed some light on the history of modern transportation and American life with Transportation and the American People, set to be released October 1st of this year. Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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Enter to win below one of three advance reading copies of Transportation and the American People by H. Roger Grant, available on October 1, 2019. Continue reading
Posted Jul 12, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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From 1905 to 1959, the Notable British Trials Series was published, detailing the infamous trials of Oscar Wilde, Dr. Crippen, and many, many more. Now, after 58 years of silence, our publishing partner, Mango Books, is picking up where the world-renowned series left off. No matter if you're into true crime, history, or thrilling stories in general, these scandalous titles will prove themselves to be the most unassuming of page-turners. Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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We are excited to announce two July releases that share a common theme- Football! Stretching from the era of the first African American being drafted to the NFL to the current Indiana University Coach today, Race and Football in America and The Quest for Indiana University Football Glory is a pair that can't be beat. Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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God Land: A Story of Faith, Loss, and Renewal in Middle America follows Lyz Lenz on her journey from drugstores in Sydney, Iowa, to skeet shooting in rural Illinois, to the mega-churches of Minneapolis, to answer the question: What is happening to faith in the heartland? Continue reading
Posted Jun 20, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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Nearly a century and a half after Scotland Yard first took to the streets of London's East End, the story of infamous serial killer Jack the Ripper can still be heard among hushed voices. From conspiracies to copycat crimes to personal accounts of the crimes themselves, the hunger to solve the mystery continues to grow. Whether you know every detail of the notorious cold case or not — these three true-crime books from our publishing partner, Mango Books, ought to get your blood pumping. Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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This month, Robert Blaemire will be taking his biography Birch Bayh: Making a Difference back home to Indiana. Join him at The Green Frog Inn in Fort Wayne on June 20th from 6 to 8 p.m. for a book signing and a chance to discuss the man who made a difference not only for Indiana, but for the nation. Continue reading
Posted Jun 17, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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Enter to win an advance reading copy below before the contest ends on June 30, 2019! God Land will be coming to bookstores everywhere on August 1, 2019. Continue reading
Posted May 31, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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Guest blog post by Lauren Kessler, author of A Grip of Time: When Prison is Your Life. Reposted with permission from our publishing partner, Red Lightning Books. Lauren Kessler explores the lives, feelings, and talents of inmates with no chance of release in her new book A Grip of Time: When Prison Is Your Life. Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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Guest blog post by Lauren Kessler, author of A Grip of Time: When Prison is Your Life. Reposted with permission from our publishing partner, Red Lightning Books. Lauren Kessler explores the lives, feelings, and talents of inmates with no chance of release in her new book A Grip of Time: When Prison Is Your Life. Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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The following is a book announcement for A Grip of Time: When Prison is Your Life, coming to bookstores on May 1, 2019. Reposted with permission from our publishing partner, Red Lightning Books. Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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For a limited time only, save 40% on everything online from Indiana University Press and our publishing partner, Red Lightning Books during our Spring Book Sale! Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog
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For 30 years, celebrated sports journalist Bob Hammel has reported on a variety of games and athletes–the Olympics, Pan American Games, 23 NCAA Final Fours, Major League Baseball playoffs and World Series, college football bowl games, Muhammad Ali's last championship victory, and dozens of Indiana high school basketball Final Fours. In all that time, however, he's never written much about himself – until now. Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2019 at Indiana University Press blog