This spring the University of Massachusetts Press is publishing Meetinghouses of Early New England, by Peter Benes, a comprehensive study of early American vernacular architecture.The publisher’s copy says: Built primarily for public religious exercises, New England’s wood-frame meetinghouses nevertheless were closely wedded to the social and cultural fabric of the neighborhood and fulfilled multiple secular purposes for much of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.
The boutique Canadian publisher Conundrum Press announced earlier today it has acquired rights to New Zealand cartoonist Ant Sang's seminal post-alternative graphic novel, Dharma Punks. If there's a work I'd compare it to as a publi... Read Post
This week, Oxford University Press is hiring a development editor, while St. Martin’s Press needs a marketing manager. HarperCollins is seeking a social media manager, and Penguin Random House is on the hunt for a senior designer fo... Read Post