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- . . .

New Press Author Kimberlé Crenshaw Honored by American Bar Foundation
By: Rashad
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
By: Rashad
September 24, 2015


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
By: admin1
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.