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Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o and Charlotte McDonald-Gibson
By: publicity.intern
October 10, 2016

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o and Charlotte McDonald-Gibson have each garnered major accolades for their respective new books,  . . .

Arlie Hochschild’s Strangers in Their Own Land Named to Short List for National Book Award
By: publicity.intern
October 7, 2016

The National Book Foundation announced on October 6 that Arlie Hochschild’s  . . .

Gara LaMarche Elected Chair of New Press Board
By: publicity.intern
October 3, 2016

Michelle Alexander Receives 2016 Heinz Award
By: publicity.intern
September 14, 2016

Acknowledging her tremendous contributions made toward criminal justice reform, the Heinz Family Foundation has honored Michelle Alexander with a . . .

Susan Burton Featured as Starbucks "Upstander"
By: publicity.intern
September 8, 2016

Susan Burton, founder of A New Way of Life Re-Entry Project and author of the . . .

American Book Award for We Too Sing America
By: publicity.intern
August 17, 2016

On August 12, Deepa Iyer won an  . . .

The New Press Remembers Ed Davis
By: Rashad
July 12, 2016

The New Press mourns the loss of Edward J.

The New Press Remembers Michael Ratner
By: Rashad
May 13, 2016

The New Press mourns the loss of Michael Ratner, our friend, New Press board member, and president emeritus of the Center for Constitutional . . .

Celebrate Studs Terkel's Birthday With The New Press!
By: Rashad
May 3, 2016

Get 30% off these selected titles by the Pulitzer Prize-winning author Studs Terkel with code TNPSTUDS through May 31:

Frederick A.O. ("Fritz") Schwarz Jr. Joins New Press Board
By: publicity.intern
March 17, 2016

The New Press recently elected Frederick A.O. (“Fritz”) Schwarz Jr.

Brown Is the New White Hits the New York Times and Washington Post Bestseller Lists
By: Rashad
March 11, 2016

Brown Is the New White: How the Demographic Revolution Has . . .

The Lights of Pointe-Noire and The New Press Win the French Voices Grand Prize
By: Rashad
March 3, 2016

On February 29, 2016, Alain Mabanckou’s The Lights of Pointe- . . .

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