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What Makes Good Government? A Conversation with History Editor Nadine Zimmerli and Author Christopher Pearl

As the Editor for History, I am always gratified when UVA Press books illuminate the country’s past while also speaking to our present moment. A few months ago, Christopher Pearl’s Conceived in Crisis: The Revolutionary Creation of an American State appeared as part of our Early American Histories series, and his book’s insights into good governance appear deeply relevant as municipal, state, and national elections loom on the horizon and early voting is well underway.


Virtual Launch Event: By Broad Potomac's Shore by Kim Roberts

UVA Press is pleased to invite you to the launch event for BY BROAD POTOMAC'S SHORE: Great Poems from the Early Days of Our Nation's Capital with poet and literary historian Kim Roberts on Thursday, October 8, from 6-7 pm


Sharon Aronofsky Weltman on Hamilton, The King and I, and Racial Justice

Sharon Aronofsky Weltman, whose book VICTORIANS ON BROADWAY: Literature, Adaptation, and the Modern American Musical was published this July, writes about what the hit Hamilton shares with the classic The King and I.


LISTEN: "UVA Press Presents" interview with Daniel Mendelsohn and Jahan Ramazani

We are delighted to offer the fifth installment in our new podcast series, "UVA Press Presents," via this interview with Daniel Mendelsohn, Editor at Large at The New York Review of Books and author of Three Rings: A Tale of Exile, Narrative, and Fate and Jahan Ramazani, University Professor and Edgar F. Shannon Professor at the University of Virginia.


Virtual Launch Event: By Broad Potomac's Shore by Kim Roberts

UVA Press is pleased to invite you to the launch event for BY BROAD POTOMAC'S SHORE: Great Poems from the Early Days of Our Nation's Capital with poet and literary historian Kim Roberts.


We Have Come to Praise Globalization, Not Bury It

UVA Press author Adrian Brettle, whose book COLOSSAL AMBITIONS: Confederate Planning for a Post–Civil War World was published this July, writes about the history of globalization and the dangers of it being under attack. 


Virtual Book Tour: Daniel Mendelsohn Discusses Three Rings

We are delighted to announce dates for Daniel Mendelsohn's virtual book tour around THREE RINGS: A Tale of Exile, Narrative, and Fate (September 8).


LISTEN: "UVA Press Presents" interview with Assistant Director, Eric Brandt, and Adrienne Munich, author of EMPIRE OF DIAMONDS: Victorian Gems in Imperial Settings

We are delighted to offer the fourth installment in our new podcast series, "UVA Press Presents," via this interview with Eric Brandt, Assistant Director and Editor-in-Chief at UVA Press and Adrienne Munich, Professor of English, Art, Cultural Studies, and Gender Studies, Emerita, at Stony Brook University and author of the new book EMPIRE OF DIAMONDS: Victorian Gems in Imperial Settings. 

 


Echoes from the Revolution: Why the States and How they Govern Matter

Christopher R. Pearl, author of Conceived in Crisis, finds echoes of the past in our current moment. 


UVA Press Publishes Brown Library's Digital Publications Initiative's First Born-Digital Scholarly Monograph

The pathbreaking multimodal digital book—Furnace and Fugue—was developed with support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.


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