Children of the Left, Unite!

January 12, 2009 nyupressblog 0

A fabulous essay on Tales for Little Rebels that appeared in the New York Times this Sunday deserves its own blog post. Caleb Crain writes: Financial behemoths have been nationalized. The government is promising to

A Party Fit for Little Rebels

December 19, 2008 nyupressblog 1

NYU Press and the Tamiment Library & Wagner Labor Archives hosted a fabulous party for the editors of Tales for Little Rebels: A Collection of Radical Children’s Literature. Besides the great turnout and enthusiastic readings,

Podcasts Potpourri! Lopate, Lehrer and More!

December 19, 2008 nyupressblog 0

A lot of excellent interviews online for NYU Press authors this week: Editor Julia Mickenberg and contributors Charlotte Pomerantz and Joe Molner talk about their anthology of radical children’s literature, Tales for Little Rebels, on

BBC on Tin Pan Alley

December 10, 2008 nyupressblog 0

The British Broadcasting Co. interviewed David Freeland about the endangered landmark. His upcoming book is called Automats, Taxi Dances, and Vaudeville: Excavating Manhattan’s Lost Places of Leisure

Tin Panhandling

November 19, 2008 nyupressblog 0

Tin Pan Alley, the longtime NYC home of America’s songwriting industry, is up for sale. The New York Times wrote about efforts to save the historic block, using an interview with NYU Press author David

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