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We are happy to announce that we have joined with VitalSource to make its titles available for free as e-books for students affected by the COVID-19 crisis. Read more about the resources on our blog.

We are honored that Emma Watson has shared Sex and World Peace with her followers. Visit our blog to read an excerpt from the book, and check out this conversation  between Watson and author, Valerie M. Hudson on Teen Vogue.

The pandemic has lead the the cancelation of several annual conferences, but that’s no reason to miss out on checking out new books and hearing from our authors. This week, we’re hosting a virtual book exhibit on our blog featuring editors, authors, and books that would have debuted at the SCMS, OAH, and UAA. Check out blog each day for new content and to take advantage of our 30 percent conference discount.

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Hello, my name is Philip Leventhal, and I acquire new books in film and media studies at Columbia University Press. SCMS is always one of my favorite conferences, so it is particularly disappointing not to be able to attend this...
This week we are bringing our Society for Cinema and Media Studies (SCMS) book exhibit to you, and we’re kicking off our virtual booth events with a book giveaway! To enter our drawing, complete all required fields in the form...
Our weekly list of new books is now available! Fernwood Publishing NOlympians Inside the Fight Against Capitalist Mega-Sports in Los Angeles, Tokyo and Beyond Jules Boykoff Now more than ever, it’s clear that the Olympics have transmogrified into a political-economic...
We are disappointed that we are not able to attend the Society for Media Studies (SCMS) Annual Conference. We will miss all the great conversations and sense of community. Since the COVID-19 virus has many of us sitting home and...
Letter from the editors: We are pleased to be sharing with you Columbia University Press’s 2020 Film, Media, and Journalism Studies catalog. The books featured here reflect the press’s commitment to publishing innovative works examining the multifaceted ways in which...