A Conversation with Noam Chomsky and Erik Loomis
By: Derek
May 7, 2020

On International Workers' Day, May 1st, 2020, renowned public intellectual and author of . . .

A #RadicalMay Reading List
By: Derek
May 1, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has underscored the inequities of capitalist society.

8 Books to Read for International Workers' Day
By: Derek
April 30, 2020

May 1 is International Workers' Day (also known as May Day), a day to honor laborers, labor movements, and the fight for workers’ rights.

5 more books by Romesh Gunesekera to read after Suncatcher
By: publicity
April 28, 2020
Earth Day Author Spotlight: A Conversation with Dahr Jamail
By: publicity
April 22, 2020

In celebration of the 50th Earth Day, we had a conversation with Dahr Jamail, author of . . .

Read an Excerpt from The End of Ice
By: publicity
April 21, 2020

Tomorrow marks the 50th anniversary of Earth Day being recognized as a global holiday.

New Partnership with to Support Independent Bookstores
By: Derek
April 15, 2020

The New Press is proud to announce our partnership with, a new online platform with a mission to help support brick and mortar . . .

The New Press Remembers John Prine
By: Anonymous
April 13, 2020

The New Press joins the world in mourning singer songwriter John Prine, who died last week of the coronavirus. 

Book Giveaway! Quarantine Reads
By: Derek
April 8, 2020

Last week on the blog we shared a list of six wonderful works that will transport you far, far away, all while staying hunkered down at home.

Long Distance Reads to Read from Home
By: Anonymous
April 2, 2020

Need to distance yourself from the current situation?  We’d like to recommend six wonderful works that will transport you far, far away.

Read an Excerpt from Suncatcher: A Novel
By: Anonymous
April 1, 2020

The latest from internationally celebrated author Romesh Gunesekera, Suncatcher . . .

The New Press Remembers
By: Anonymous
April 1, 2020

It is with heavy hearts that we note the passing of members of The New Press community who have fallen victim to COVID-19.