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Puzzling Art: Our third seasonal themed & interactive crossword puzzle

It’s that time again!  We’re about to announce our Spring/Summer 2015 lineup of books, and are celebrating, as is our custom, with another themed crossword puzzle!  Hidden in the answers of this puzzle are clues to the topics of a number of our forthcoming art and architecture books.  If you’re new

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Celebrating Yale Press Founder’s Day with the Two ‘YUPs and a Nope’ Quiz

As faithful readers of our blog will no doubt already know, the Yale Press was founded in 1908 by George Parmly Day and his wife, Wilhelmina.  What you probably don’t know is that those early years were a little odd.  Below, we’ve included our favorite party game from our annual

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YUP June Green Tip: Sustainability in the Office

Follow @yaleSCIbooks This June the Yale Press Green Team welcomed a new group of talented summer interns with an introduction to recycling at Yale. Reaching out to new office-mates is a great way to maintain an office culture of sustainability. Many of the tips we shared with our interns could

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What SUP From Your Favorite University Presses, May 16, 2014

Welcome to our weekly roundup of news from university presses! Once again, there is a lot to share this week from our fellow academic publishing houses and much to learn on What SUP at the social university presses. This week, we celebrate Jewish American heritage, remember the life of Iris

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Yale Press Podcast: Author Jennifer Michael Hecht on Suicide

Follow @freudeinstein (Jennifer Michael Hecht) There is a certain myth to the idea that most suicides occur around the holidays; in fact, it’s usually in spring and summer that see the highest rates of this irretrievable act. In our latest episode of the Yale Press Podcast, Jennifer Michael Hecht, author

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Puzzling Art: Our Second Interactive Crossword Puzzle

Last fall, we introduced you to our Spring/Summer 2014 season of books through an interactive crossword puzzle that we posted on our blog – many of the artists whose names, lives, and work are featured in the books we’re publishing this season were the answers to the clues in that

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YUP April Green Tip: Celebrate Book Swap Month!

Follow @yaleSCIbooks April’s known for its spring showers, but April is also book swap month!  Our 4th annual Book Swap took place here at YUP during the week of April 21st– 25th. We invite all of you to celebrate in spirit with us–wherever you are–and participate in a book swap in your area. This

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Spring Cleaning at YUP: Unidentified Bookish Objects

Laura Davulis— Part spring cleaning, part cathartic cleansing ritual, part pizza party: every spring Yale University Press sets aside one Friday to clear out the clutter of the previous year. We still do a lot of our work here on paper, and so it’s not unusual to find myself knee-deep

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What SUP From Your Favorite University Presses, April 25, 2014

Welcome to our weekly roundup of news from university presses! Once again, there is a lot to share this week from our fellow academic publishing houses and much to learn on What SUP at the social university presses. This week, we continue in our celebration of Math Awareness Month and

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What SUP from Your Favorite University Presses, April 11, 2014

Welcome to our weekly roundup of news from university presses! Once again, there is a lot to share this week from our fellow academic publishing houses and much to learn on What SUP at the social university presses. This week, we celebrate National Poetry Month, learn about modern art, and

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