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Celebrate Books by Women

Every month Northwestern University Press has the honor to publish books by women in the humanities. This month we're highlighting works by female scholars in philosophy, literature in translation, German studies, literary criticism and more! Join us as we laud the achievements of these scholars during Women's History Month!

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“Incendiary Art: Poems,” a book of poems by Patricia Smith published by TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press, has won the prestigious 2018 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award.NU Press’s “Forest Primeval” by Vievee Francis won the same honor in 2017, making it the

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Chicago Tribune architecture critic Blair Kamin reviews John Vinci: Life and Landmarks. ​You can read the full article here: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/columnists/kamin/ct-met-architecture-books-kamin-1126-story.html