Two New Press Books Win Major Awards
By: Rashad
July 21, 2015

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

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

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The New Press publishes The Ferguson Report
By: Rashad
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
By: Rashad
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
By: Rashad
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
By: Rashad
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.

Alice Walker on Maya Angelou
By: Rashad
May 29, 2014

Maya Angelou was an indomitable spirit of great generosity, kindness, and love.

The New Press Remembers Gabriel Kolko (1932–2014)
By: Rashad
May 21, 2014

The New Press remembers author Gabriel Kolko who passed away on May 19, 2014, in Amsterdam.

French Voices Award Panel
New Press novel wins French Voices Award; André Schiffrin honored by French Embassy
By: Rashad
April 14, 2014

Julia Deck’s new novel Viviane—a stunning debut that made the author an instant sensation in France—was one . . .

The New Press Occupies Wall Street
By: Rashad
April 14, 2014

On February 26, The New Press staff welcomed more than 125 friends and supporters to our new offices at 120 Wall Street. Guests enjoyed sweeping . . .