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Notre Dame Professor's Book looks at American Presidency

Author: Kathryn Pitts

The Glory And The Burden

Robert Schmuhl, the Walter H. Annenberg-Edmund P. Joyce Chair Emeritus in American Studies and Journalism at the University of Notre Dame, is the author or editor of fifteen books. In his newest offering, The Glory and the Burden: The American Presidency from FDR to Trump

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

Author: Notre Dame Press News

Catholic Press Association Book Awards 2019

The 2019 Catholic Press Association Book Awards were announced during the Catholic Media Conference, June 18-21, 2019, in St. Petersburg, Florida. This year's winners include seven titles published by the University of Notre Dame Press. We are proud to represent these important works and distinguished authors whose books have been recognized in diverse categories such as theology, history, memoir, and religious art.…

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"The Coming of the Celts, AD 1860" named 2018 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Award Winner

Author: Kathryn Pitts

The Coming Of The Celts, AD 1862

The University of Notre Dame Press is pleased to announce that Caoimhín De Barra's The Coming of the Celts, AD 1860: Celtic Nationalism in Ireland and Wales has been named the 2018 Bronze winner for History

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"Abandoned Tracks" wins INDIES 2018 Silver Book of the Year Award for Multicultural Studies

Author: Notre Dame Press News

Abandoned Tracks

The University of Notre Dame Press is proud to announce that Abandoned Tracks: The Underground Railroad in Washington County, Pennsylvania by W. Thomas Mainwaring received the INDIES 2018 Silver Book of the Year for Multicultural Studies

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Notre Dame Press presents its Fall 2019 Catalog

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Fall 2019 Catalog Cover

The University of Notre Dame Press is excited to present its Fall 2019 Catalog. As a premier American university press, we publish outstanding original print and digital works by leading scholars and intellectuals. With this charge, we are a critical extension of our university's identity and mission.…

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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

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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

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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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