Transgender people and domestic violence

January 28, 2013 nyupressblog 0

In a recent Huffington Post article, Toni Newman puts a spotlight on transgender people and domestic violence—and the failure of the legal system to respond to cases of intimate partner abuse as experienced by transgender individuals.

Introduction to Spreadable Media

January 25, 2013 nyupressblog 0

At long last, Spreadable Media by Henry Jenkins, Sam Ford, and Joshua Green has published! This week marked the book’s debut, along with the final roll out of web exclusive essays, all available in the enhanced online component to

Waiting for democracy

January 23, 2013 nyupressblog 0

—Andrew Guthrie Ferguson Last November, thousands of citizens waited for hours outside polling places to cast their ballots in the presidential election. When asked why they were willing to wait, most answered in the emphatic

NYU Press award-winning book designs!

January 14, 2013 nyupressblog 0

We are so excited to announce that the NYU Press has won three design awards in the 2013 New York Book Show! Sponsored by the Bookbinders’ Guild of New York, the New York Book Show celebrates excellence

WWI centennial update

January 11, 2013 nyupressblog 2

—Lisa Budreau It appears that the nation’s plans to commemorate the Centennial of the First World War in 2014 are progressing. The WWI Centennial Commission Act (House Resolution 6364) passed by Congress and was, until

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