Category: Press Releases

Legendary Land Institute Co-Founder Wes Jackson to Discuss “An Inconvenient Apocalypse” at Prairie Festival 2022

This year, The Land Institute is bringing back its Prairie Festival after a two-year hiatus from its outdoor venue in Salina, Kansas. Wes Jackson, co-founder and president emeritus of The Land Institute, and one of the foremost figures in the international sustainable agriculture movement, will discuss his new book, An Inconvenient Apocalypse: Environmental Collapse, Climate Crisis, and the Fate of Humanity, […]

New Paperback Release: “March 1917: The Red Wheel, Node III, Book 2” by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn and translated by Marian Schwartz

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn’s March 1917: The Red Wheel, Node III, Book 2 covers three days of the February Revolution when the nation unraveled, leading to the Bolshevik takeover eight months later. The Red Wheel is Nobel Prize–winner Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn’s multivolume epic work about the Russian Revolution. The action of Book 2 (of four) of March 1917 is set […]

Notre Dame Press Co-Hosts First Ever Publishing Boot Camp

On August 15–18, 2022, the University of Notre Dame Press and the Meruelo Family Center for Career Development Graduate Career Services hosted the first ever Publishing Boot Camp for graduate students in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. The intensive, four-day program was held in the Hesburgh Library and provided a rigorous program, hands-on activities, and guidance from publishing professionals […]

Award-Winning Author Maya Sonenberg launches “Bad Mothers, Bad Daughters” Book Tour

On August 19, Maya Sonenberg, professor of English in the Creative Writing Program at the University of Washington, will launch her book tour for Bad Mothers, Bad Daughters. Taking place in Seattle, New York, and virtually, this book tour highlights her long-awaited new collection of short stories, Bad Mothers, Bad Daughters, winner of the Richard […]

Six Notre Dame Press Books Receive Catholic Media Association Book Awards

On July 8, 2022, the Catholic Media Association announced the winners of the Catholic Media Association 2022 Book Awards during the Catholic Media Conference in Portland, Oregon. This program recognizes the outstanding work of publishers, authors, and book editors that support the faith-filled life of Catholic readers. Winners receive an award certificate and are recognized by their […]

Emily R. King Named New Senior Editor at Notre Dame Press

The University of Notre Dame Press is delighted to announce that Emily R. King will join the Press effective August 1, 2022, in the position of Senior Religion Editor. “Emily brings an abundance of scholarly and trade publishing experience to Notre Dame Press,” says Stephen Wrinn, director of the Press. “Over her career, she has […]

One of the Twentieth Century’s Leading Moral Philosophers Featured in Award-Winning Biography

On September 1, 2022, the University of Notre Dame Press will publish Alasdair MacIntyre: An Intellectual Biography by Émile Perreau-Saussine, translated by Nathan J. Pinkoski, with a foreword by Pierre Manent. Winner of the prestigious 2005 Philippe Habert Prize, the late Perreau-Saussine’s Alasdair Macintyre: Une biographie intellectuelle, will now be available for the first time in English. Alasdair MacIntyre provides a stimulating intellectual biography and critical […]

Notre Dame Press Books Take Top 2021 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards

Foreword Reviews announced the winners for the 2021 INDIES Book of the Year Awards! Over 2,500 entries were submitted across 55 genres, with Foreword’s editors choosing approximately 9 finalists per genre. Those finalist books were then mailed to individual librarians and booksellers tasked with picking the Gold, Silver, Bronze, and Honorable Mention winners. Four University of Notre Dame Press books received top […]