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NYU Press has added our tweet to the voices of the twitterati; i.e., we’ve dived headfirst into microblogging, the newest trend for the smart-phone enabled netizens of the world. Twitter… READ MORE

Can a Font Save the Planet?

The answer, apparently, is yes! Check it out: Ecofont uses 20% less ink than normal fonts by putting small holes in the letters. At large sizes these holes are obvious,… READ MORE

The People’s Podcast Party

Two new populist podcasts for your aural enjoyment. Against the Grain, Tuesday January 6th 2009: Download program audio (mp3, 48.47 Mbytes) How many incompetently represented people get convicted, or even… READ MORE

Still Climbing, 10 Years Later

This year marks the 10th anniversary of the publication of Still Lifting, Still Climbing: African American Women’s Contemporary Activism, edited by Kimberly Springer. Prof. Springer was kind enough to offer… READ MORE

Of Politicians, Pastors, and Prayer

Phillip Luke Sinitiere and Shayne Lee, authors of Holy Mavericks: Evangelical Innovators and the Spiritual Marketplace (NYU Press 2009), discuss Rick Warren, Barack Obama and the issues surrounding the inaugural… READ MORE

Walt Whitman Wishes You a Happy Christmas!

For those of you with access to various university databases, you can now check out our complete archive of Whitman’s writings as an ACLS Humanities E-Book. Thanks, Walt! (Or if… READ MORE

A Party Fit for Little Rebels

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… READ MORE