Academic Books for Kids

November 14, 2008 nyupressblog 0

By Jill Norgren, author of Belva Lockwood: The Woman Who Would Be President The late Tony Hillerman did it; so have Madonna, Katie Couric, Brooke Shields, Bette Midler, and Lynne Cheney. Each of these celebrities

A Vote to Change the World

November 6, 2008 nyupressblog 9

By Hasan Kwame Jeffries, author of Bloody Lowndes: Civil Rights and Black Power in Alabama’s Black Belt, forthcoming from NYU Press in 2009. My wife and I were tired. We’re both African American and had

Black Founding Fathers & Barack

November 4, 2008 nyupressblog 0

Rich Newman, author of Freedom’s Prophet: Bishop Richard Allen, the AME Church, and the Black Founding Fathers, discusses what this election might have meant to our nations black founding fathers. Tuesday, November 4th, 2008 —

Politics in Paperback

October 27, 2008 nyupressblog 0

The NYTimes Sunday Book Review gave a brief shout-out to The Art of Ill Will by Donald Dewey (NYU Press 2008) in their Paperback Row article. THE ART OF ILL WILL: The Story of American

Ill Will Online

October 23, 2008 nyupressblog 0

Donald Dewey, author of The Art of Ill Will (NYU Press 2008), talks to Brian Lehrer about politics, art and their uniquely American intersections.

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