Speak UP!: Celebrating University Press Week with AUPresses President, Jane Bunker

Summary

University Press Week 2023 will provide an opportunity for presses and their supporters to shout to the rooftops about the value of the essential work of university presses: giving voice to the scholarship and ideas that shape conversations around the world. Through a variety of publications and platforms, university presses and their authors cultivate and amplify a diverse, inclusive, and exhilarating range of research and concepts.

For a complete list of UP Week events, see here

For the gallery of 103 publications, see here

For the gallery as listed on Bookshop.org with buy buttons next to relevant titles, see here

Some other news not discussed in the conversation:

  • University of Georgia and Wesleyan University Presses have finalists for the National Book Award poetry prize, and Yale University Press has a finalist for the nonfiction prize. 
  • AUPresses Central Office will consult with an invited advisory group to conduct an environmental scan regarding AI. 

Jane Bunker is Director of Cornell University Press and President of the Association of University Presses.

Caleb Zakarin is the Assistant Editor of the New Books Network.

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