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Notre Dame Press Presents its Spring 2023 Catalog of Publications

Author: Madilynn O'Hara and Kathryn Pitts

Notre Dame Press Spring 2023 Catalog

The University of Notre Dame Press is proud to present its Spring 2023 catalog. This collection will engage readers across a variety of disciplines, including theology, philosophy, political science, and other areas that align with the academic strengths of the University of Notre Dame. These titles illustrate our commitment to maintaining an innovative and sustainable publishing program with our campus partners and our internationally acclaimed list of authors.

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Notre Dame Press Celebrates University Press Week, November 14–18, 2022

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Next Up University Press Week 2022

As University Press Week enters its second decade of celebrating excellence in university press publishing, Next UP has been chosen as the theme for this year’s event.

The theme highlights the dedicated work performed by those in the university press community to seek out, engage, advance, and promote the latest scholarship, ideas, best practices, and technology. University presses are incredibly creative and resourceful, working in concert with their authors, readers, and institutional and business partners, and Next UP

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2022 Winner of the Ernest Sandeen Prize in Poetry Announced

Author: Elizabeth Gregory

Vickie Vértiz, author of "Auto/Body"

Vickie Vértiz is the 2022 winner of the Ernest Sandeen Prize in Poetry. Vértiz is an award-winning Mexican American poet, writer, and professor whose work has appeared in the New York Times Magazine, the San Francisco Chronicle, and the Los Angeles Review of Books

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Nobel Prize–winner Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn’s “March 1917, Book 2,” is Available in a Paperback Edition

Author: Kathryn Pitts

March 1917, Book 2

During this year's Nobel Prize season, the University of Notre Dame Press is proud to announce the release of a new paperback edition of our Nobel Prize in Literature winner Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's March 1917: The Red Wheel, Node III, Book 2

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Notre Dame Press Book Festival and Book Sale Coming in November

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Notre Dame Press Book Festival and Book Sale

The University of Notre Dame Press is pleased to announce our annual Notre Dame Press Book Festival and Book Sale will take place on November 15–16, 2022, 10:00 am to 6:00 pm EST, in the Hesburgh Library Concourse. Every year, students, faculty, and community members flock to the Book Festival and Book Sale to peruse and purchase paperback and hardback books at exceptionally low prices. Offerings include a huge selection of overstock and damaged books at $5 paperback and $7 hardback, new and recent titles at a 40% discount, autographed books, and prizes.…

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Notre Dame Press Welcomes Katie Campbell and Megan Levine

Author: Notre Dame Press News

Katie Campbell and Megan Levine

The University of Notre Dame Press is excited to announce that we have added two new team members in marketing/sales and acquisitions: Katie Campbell, Marketing and Sales Assistant, and Megan Levine, Editorial Assistant.

Katie Campbell comes to Notre Dame Press from PLUS (Professional Liability Underwriting Society) in St. Paul, Minnesota, where they were a content specialist. Katie, who graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2018, has held publishing internships at Ave Maria Press and Notre Dame Press and is the founder of Ketchup Creative Writing Group. We are delighted to have them back under the Golden Dome. You can reach Katie at: kcampbe9@nd.edu

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"The Glory and the Burden": The Book to Read Leading up to Midterm Elections

Author: Elizabeth Gregory

"The Glory and the Burden, Expanded Edition" by Robert Schmuhl

The recent reversal of Roe V. Wade, combined with President Joe Biden’s latest 42% job approval ratings, lend themselves to a potentially unpredictable outcome in the United States midterm elections on November 8, 2022. University of Notre Dame professor emeritus Robert

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Legendary Land Institute Co-Founder Wes Jackson to Discuss “An Inconvenient Apocalypse” at Prairie Festival 2022

Author: Elizabeth Gregory and Kathryn Pitts

Wes Jackson, co-author, with Robert Jensen, of "An Inconvenient Apocalypse"

This year, The Land Institute is bringing back its Prairie Festival 2022 after a two-year hiatus from its outdoor venue in Salina, Kansas. Wes Jackson, co-founder and president emeritus of The Land Institute, and one of the foremost figures in the international sustainable agriculture movement,

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Notre Dame Press Observes National Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month With Book Publication and Event at the New York Public Library

Author: Madilynn O'Hara and Kathryn Pitts

Celebrate Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month

Every year, National Hispanic and Latinx Heritage Month runs from September 15 through October 15, commemorating the history, culture, and contributions of Americans whose ancestry can be traced to over 20 countries in Latin America, including Mexico, Central and South America, and the Caribbean. During this year’s celebration, the University of Notre Dame Press is happy to announce its release of

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Robert Schmuhl To Sign Copies of “The Glory and the Burden, Expanded Edition” at the Hammes Bookstore

Author: Claire Kirner

Robert Schmuhl to sign copies of "The Glory and the Burden, Expanded Ed."

On Friday, October 14, 2022, from 3:30 to 5pm, University of Notre Dame professor emeritus Robert Schmuhl will sign copies of his book The Glory and the Burden, Expanded Ed., at the Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore

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President Emeritus Father Edward Malloy To Sign Copies of “Monk’s Notre Dame” at the Hammes Bookstore

Author: Claire Kirner

Father Edward Malloy to sign copies of "Monk's Notre Dame"

On Saturday, September 17, 2022, from 10 to 11am, Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C., will sign copies of his book Monk’s Notre Dame, at the Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore. Anyone who has studied, taught, or worked at the University of Notre Dame, and those otherwise interested in the university, will find

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Father Thomas Blantz To Sign Copies of “The University of Notre Dame: A History” at the Hammes Bookstore

Author: Claire Kirner

Father Thomas Blantz to sign copies of "The University of Notre Dame"

On Friday, September 9, 2022, from 1:30 to 3pm, Thomas E. Blantz, C.S.C., will sign copies of his book The University of Notre Dame: A History, at the Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore

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Notre Dame Press Co-Hosts First Ever Publishing Boot Camp

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Publishing Boot Camp, Michelle Sybert

On August 15–18, 2022, the University of Notre Dame Press and the Meruelo Family Center for Career Development Graduate Career Services hosted the first ever Publishing Boot Camp for graduate students in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. The intensive, four-day program was held in the Hesburgh Library and provided a rigorous program, hands-on activities, and guidance from publishing professionals to enable grad students to explore career options beyond the faculty track in scholarly publishing. Experts from Notre Dame Press and guest speakers conducted sessions on:

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Award-Winning Author Maya Sonenberg launches “Bad Mothers, Bad Daughters” Book Tour

Author: Claire Kirner

Author photo by Nicole Bratt

On August 19, Maya Sonenberg, professor of English in the Creative Writing Program at the University of Washington, will launch her book tour for Bad Mothers, Bad Daughters. Taking place in Seattle, New York, and virtually, this book tour highlights her long-awaited new collection of short stories,

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Six Notre Dame Press Books Receive Catholic Media Association Book Awards

Author: Notre Dame Press News

Catholic Media Association Book Awards

On July 8, 2022, the Catholic Media Association announced the winners for the Catholic Media Association 2022 Book Awards during the Catholic Media Conference in Portland, Oregon. This program recognizes the outstanding work of publishers, authors, and book editors that support the faith-filled life of Catholic readers. Winners receive an award certificate and are recognized by their peers during the Annual Catholic Media Conference. Six University of Notre Dame Press Books

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Emily R. King Named New Senior Religion Editor at Notre Dame Press

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Emily R. King

The University of Notre Dame Press is delighted to announce that Emily R. King will join the Press effective August 1, 2022, in the position of Senior Religion Editor. “Emily brings an abundance of scholarly and trade publishing experience to Notre Dame Press,” says Stephen Wrinn, director of the Press. “Over her career, she has developed intellectually diverse and visionary lists that balance the highest levels of academic excellence and commercial success. Emily will acquire religion, theology, and philosophy titles that will simultaneously garner critical acclaim and achieve financial sustainability. I look forward to watching her elevate the Press's reputation in these vital disciplines to an even higher level of prestige, impact, and rigor.”

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Notre Dame Press Books Take Top 2021 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards

Author: Claire Kirner

INDIES Book Of The Year Award Winners

On June 16, 2022, Foreword Reviews announced the winners for the 2021 INDIES Book of the Year Awards. Over 2,500 entries were submitted across 55 genres, with Foreword’s editors choosing approximately 9 finalists per genre. Those finalist books were then mailed to individual librarians and booksellers tasked with picking the Gold, Silver, Bronze, and Honorable Mention winners. Four University of Notre Dame Press

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One of the Twentieth Century's Leading Moral Philosophers Featured in Award-Winning Biography

Author: Kathryn Pitts and Victoria Dominesey

Alasdair Macintyre: An Intellectual Biography

On September 1, 2022, the University of Notre Dame Press will publish Alasdair MacIntyre: An Intellectual Biography by Émile Perreau-Saussine, translated by Nathan J. Pinkoski, with a foreword by Pierre Manent. Winner of the prestigious 2005 Philippe Habert Prize, the late Émile Perreau-Saussine’s Alasdair MacIntyre: Une biographie intellectuelle

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