Five design awards for JHU Press at the New York Book Show

NYBS posterJHU Press art director, Martha Sewall, shared the wonderful news that an armful of JHUP books won awards at the recent New York Book Show. She reports that the annual event, sponsored by the Book Industry Guild of New York, is “a big show that includes entries from New York publishers along with university presses.” Congratulations to Martha and her talented team for this much-deserved recognition from book industry colleagues. We invite you, in spirit of celebratory excess, to use promo code “HDPD” to receive a 30% discount when you order your copies of these award-winning books.


youth1st Place Book – Trade, Quality Paperback
Field Guide to the Natural World of Washington, D.C.
by Howard Youth

Kimberly Glyder, Text and Cover Design
Robert Schreur, Production Coordinator


Olmstedss2posted1st Place Book – Scholarly Publishing
Frederick Law Olmsted: Plans and Views of Public Parks
edited by Charles E. Beveridge, Lauren Meier, and Irene Mills

Maia Wright, Text and Cover Design
Robert Schreur, Production Coordinator


Shumway_Rock Star3rd Place Book – Cover Design, College (Scholarly) Publishing
Rock Star: The Making of Musical Icons from Elvis to Springsteen
by David R. Shumway

John Barnett, Cover Design
Robert Schreur, Production Coordinator


epsteinMerit Award – College (Scholarly) Publishing
Sublime Noise: Musical Culture and the Modernist Writer
by Josh Epstein

Tracy Baldwin, Cover Design
Glen Burris, Text Design
Robert Schreur, Production Coordinator


rosenMerit Award – Cover Design, College (Scholarly) Publishing
A History of Public Health, revised expanded edition  
by George Rosen

Martha Sewall, Cover Design
Robert Schreur, Production Coordinator

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