Notre Dame Press Launches Student Discount Program

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Student Discount Program

Graduate and undergraduate education is an investment that usually requires some financial sacrifice along the way. Even students with generous funding often find that some expenses are not covered like housing, textbooks, and other materials. At the University of Notre Dame Press we understand the financial constraints that students are under, and on May 15, 2020, we will begin offering a Student Discount Program. All current undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in any university or college are eligible to sign up here

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"Defending MuḼammad in Modernity" Receives AIPS Book Award

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Defending Muhammad In Modernity

SherAli Tareen's book, Defending Muḥammad in Modernity, received the American Institute of Pakistan Studies 2020 Book Prize on April 28, 2020. The AIPS book prize selection committee called Tareen's study a "sensitive and detailed examination of the debate between the Barelvīs and Deobandīs, a significant dispute in South Asian Sunni Islam since the nineteenth century, which continues to have theological, political, and social consequences for contemporary Pakistan."…

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"Moses the Egyptian in the Illustrated Old English Hexateuch" receives Best First Monograph Award

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Moses the Egyptian

The University of Notre Dame Press is proud to announce that Herbert R. Broderick, author of Moses the Egyptian in the Illustrated Old English Hexateuch (London, British Library Cotton MS Claudius B.iv)

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New book charts the rise and fall of John Zahm, C.S.C., vice president of Notre Dame

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Faith and Science at Notre Dame

In this recently published book, Faith and Science at Notre Dame: John Zahm, Evolution, and the Catholic Church, John P. Slattery (ND '17 Ph.D.) tells a new and fuller story of the Reverend John Augustine Zahm, C.S.C., (1851–1921) and his quest to prove the compatibility of late nineteenth-century evolutionary science and Roman Catholicism. Zahm was a Holy Cross priest, author, South American explorer, and a science professor and vice president at the University of Notre Dame, the latter at the age of twenty-five. Through his scientific writings, Zahm argued that Roman Catholicism was fully compatible with an evolutionary view of biological systems. Ultimately Zahm’s ideas were not accepted in his lifetime and he was prohibited from discussing evolution and Catholicism, although he remained an active priest for more than two decades after his censure. …

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

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

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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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Welcome Michelle Sybert to the University of Notre Dame Press

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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

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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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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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Sarah McNamer book receives Modern Language Association publication award

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Meditations On The Life Of Christ

In her new book, Meditations on the Life of Christ: The Short Italian Text, Sarah McNamer, associate professor of English and medieval studies at Georgetown University, translates and critically examines an essential medieval text of the same name. She was recognized for her work this January when she received the Aldo and Jeanne Scaglione Publication Award for a Manuscript in Italian Literary Studies

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