Brown Is the New White Hits the New York Times and Washington Post Bestseller Lists
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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- . . .

New Press Author Kimberlé Crenshaw Honored by American Bar Foundation
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February 18, 2016

New Press author Kimberlé Crenshaw received the Outstanding Scholar . . .

Journalist David Dayen’s forthcoming Chain of Title named the latest winner of the Studs and Ida Terkel Prize
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September 24, 2015


Two New Press Books Win Major Awards
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July 21, 2015

The American Bar Association has awarded Nell Bernstein’s Burning . . .

Meryl Streep sends copies of Equal Means Equal to Congress
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July 1, 2015

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The New Press publishes The Ferguson Report
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June 23, 2015

This week, The New Press publishes paperback and e-book editions of the U.S.

John Legend cites The New Jim Crow in Oscar speech
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March 2, 2015

More than five years after its initial publication, the underlying ideas in Michelle Alexander’s  . . .

Hold Tight Gently honored by the American Library Association
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February 9, 2015

Award-winning author Martin Duberman’s Hold Tight Gently: Michael Callen, Essex . . .

The New Press Remembers
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January 1, 2015

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The New Press Remembers Rachel Guidera
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June 19, 2014

The New Press mourns the loss of Rachel Guidera (February 4, 1972–June 17, 2014), our former sales and marketing manager.

When Maya Angelou was interviewed by Studs Terkel
By: Rashad
June 2, 2014

In March 1970, Maya Angelou sat down with Studs Terkel for a radio interview about her memoir I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.