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Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Finalists from Notre Dame Press

Author: Kathryn Pitts

2018 Indies Finalists

The University of Notre Dame Press is proud to announce that six of our titles have been selected as finalists for Foreword Magazine's INDIES Book of the Year Award as the best books from university presses and independent publishers in several categories. …

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Welcome Michelle Sybert to the University of Notre Dame Press

Author: Notre Dame Press News

Michelle Sybert

The University of Notre Dame Press is delighted to announce that Michelle Sybert will begin on April 22, 2019, as the new Sales and Development Program Manager. "We couldn't possibly be more excited about welcoming Michelle to the UNDP team. Her experience, vision, and savvy will elevate the Press to the next level of publishing excellence and financial sustainability," says Director Stephen Wrinn.…

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Notre Dame Press Intern moving on to NYU Summer Publishing Institute

Author: Notre Dame Press News

Jessica Crandall

The University of Notre Dame Press is excited to announce that intern Jessica Crandall (ND '19), from Chatham, New Jersey, will attend the NYU Summer publishing Institute after graduation in May. The NYU SPI

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Brooklyn poet publishes Andrés Montoya Poetry Prize volume

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Rhodes

Brooklyn poet Heidi Andrea Restrepo Rhodes has published The Inheritance of Haunting, winner of the Andrés Montoya Poetry Prize. The poems in Rhodes's collection contend with historical memory and its losses and gains carried within the body, wrought through colonization and its generations of violence, war, and survival. The driving forces behind Rhodes’s work include a decolonizing ethos; a queer sensibility that extends beyond sexual and gender identities to include a politics of deviance; errantry; ramshackled bodies; and forms of loving and living that persist in their wild difference.…

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New biography highlights David Gaus ND'84 who transformed Latin American healthcare

Author: Notre Dame Press News

HissLong Road from Quito

Tony Hiss's new book, Long Road from Quito: Transforming Health Care in Rural Latin America, tells the fascinating story of David Gaus, Notre Dame Class of '84, who has been working for decades to improve health care accessibility in impoverished communities. Gaus is co-founder, with his mentor Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., of Andean Health and Development

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Colin Powell biography examines a successful but flawed leader

Author: Notre Dame Press News

Matthews

Jeffrey J. Matthews's new book Colin Powell: Imperfect Patriot traces the rise to power and the professional life of American statesman and retired four-star general in the U.S. Army, Colin Powell. For the past three decades, Powell has been among America's most trusted and admired leaders. Matthews offers a balanced and revisionist interpretation of Powell's career, including his role in the My Lai massacre cover-up, the Iran-Contra Scandal, and the decisions to launch wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.…

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Barnes & Noble to host book talk for "Soldiers of a Different Cloth"

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Soldiers Of A Different Cloth

On March 1, 2019, at 6:00PM, New York Times best-selling author and military historian John Wukovits (ND '67) will give a book talk on his newly published Soldiers of a Different Cloth: Notre Dame Chaplains in World War II at Barnes & Noble (Mishawaka, IN)

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Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn book named Outstanding Academic Title by "Choice" magazine

Author: Kathryn Pitts

March 1917

Nobel Prize–winner Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn’s March 1917: The Red Wheel, Node III, Book 1, translated by Marian Schwartz, has been named a 2018 Outstanding Academic title by Choice magazine. This year’s Outstanding Academic Title list includes 455 books and digital resources chosen by the Choice

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Notre Dame Press releases Spring 2019 catalog

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Spring 2019 Catalog

The University of Notre Dame Press is pleased to release its Spring 2019 catalog. The Press is a publishing partner with several university departments, programs, and institutes at Notre Dame. Through those efforts, it extends the reach and reputation of the University while fulfilling its charge to advance intellectual exploration and knowledge. Upcoming books with Notre Dame ties include:…

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“Black Domers” named U.S. Catholic Book Club’s January selection

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Black Domers

This month, the U.S. Catholic Book Club is reading Black Domers: African-American Students at Notre Dame in Their Own Words edited by Don Wycliff and David Krashna. Black Domers tells the compelling story of racial integration at the University of Notre Dame in the post–World War II era. In a series of seventy-five essays, beginning with the first African-American to graduate from Notre Dame in 1947 to a member of the class of 2017 who also served as student body president, we can trace the trials, tribulations, and triumphs of the African-American experience at Notre Dame through seven decades.

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Rémi Brague publishes book in Catholic Ideas for a Secular World series

Author: Kathryn Pitts

The Kingdom Of Man

Rémi Brague, emeritus professor of medieval and Arabic philosophy at the University of Paris I and Romano Guardini Chair Emeritus of Philosophy at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (Munich), has published The Kingdom of Man: Genesis and Failure of the Modern Project

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New book on Óscar Romero’s theology coincides with his canonization

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Oscar Romero's Theological Vision

On October 14, 2018, Pope Francis will canonize Óscar Romero, Archbishop of San Salvador, who was assassinated as he celebrated Mass in El Salvador nearly four decades ago. As the Catholic Church declares Romero a saint, the University of Notre Dame Press is proud to publish Óscar Romero’s Theological Vision: Liberation and the Transfiguration of the Poo

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Book Launch and Signing for "Soldiers of a Different Cloth"

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Soldiers Of A Different ClothSoldiers of a Different Cloth

New York Times best-selling author and military historian John Wukovits (ND '67) will give a short presentation on his newly published book Soldiers of a Different Cloth: Notre Dame Chaplains in World War II

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Catholic Press Association 2018 Book Awards go to Notre Dame Press Titles

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Catholic Press Association Book Awards 2018

The Catholic Press Association Book Awards were announced during the 2018 Catholic Media Conference in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Five books published by the University of Notre Dame Press received an award. The winning titles examine a wide range of subjects, including the persecution of Catholic Christians in the Middle East, the founder of the Society of St. Vincent De Paul, and a Mariology for contemporary scholars and students.…

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Notre Dame Press announces the forthcoming publication of the first English translation of Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's memoir of the West, BETWEEN TWO MILLSTONES

Author: Purdy at cjpurdypr@gmail.com

Between Two Millstones, Book 1

The University of Notre Dame Press is pleased to announce the forthcoming publication of BETWEEN TWO MILLSTONES: Sketches of Exile. “This will be the first English translation of Book 1 of Solzhenitsyn’s memoir of the West, covering the years of 1974-1978,” notes Kathryn Pitts, Marketing Manager for University of Notre Dame Press, “and is part of our Center for Ethics and Culture Solzhenitsyn Series

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Notre Dame Press and Hesburgh Libraries launch online digital collection of acclaimed publications

Author: Kathryn Pitts and Tara O'Leary

Notre Dame Press Collection

The University of Notre Dame Press and the Hesburgh Libraries announce the launch of the Notre Dame Press Collection, a digital collection of select book titles and chapters available online through CurateND, University of Notre Dame’s institutional repository.

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Book reveals Flannery O'Connor's and Robert Giroux's relationship

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Flannery O'Connor and Robert Giroux

Book sheds new light on Robert Giroux’s and Flannery O’Connor’s personal and professional relationship, including never before published letters.

 

"Samway weaves an insightful account of how an uncommonly discerning editor helped guide a distinctive authorial voice to new literary heights." —Publishers Weekly

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Congratulations to the Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards Finalists

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Foreword Indies Book Of The Year Awards

The University of Notre Dame Press is proud to announce that five of our titles have been selected as finalists for Foreword Magazine’s INDIES Book of the Year Award as the best books from university presses and independent publishers in several categories.…

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