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Having its roots in phenomenology and existentialism, the SPEP series at Northwestern University Press has brought out an impressive selection of works fundamental to continental philosophy for nearly five decades. As a gift to our SPEP readers, we're offering 25% off of select SPEP titles and free shipping within the continental U.S. Use the promo code SPEPHOLIDAY at checkout. Offer ends 12/31/2016. Need your SPEP book for the holidays? Order before December 14th.

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Forest Primeval: Poems, a collection of poetry by Vievee Francis was named the winner of the Hurston/Wright Poetry Award in a ceremony in Washington, D.C. on Friday.The annual award is given by the Hurston/Wright Foundation, founded in 1990 “to discover, mentor, and honor Black writers.

Illustrating cutting-edge developments in the evolution of the book, Northwestern University Press is pleased to announce the publication of The Director's Prism by Dassia N. Posner on Fulcrum. Combining a traditional print monograph with an innovative web-based archive of digitally-enriched

Laurie Stone, author of My Life as an Animal, and Sara Majka, author of Cities I’ve Never Lived In will discuss the art of linked stories, and how they blur the line between fact and fiction, imagination and experience. The conversation begins at 7:00pm at Shakespeare & Co, 939