23 university presses that are part of, or report directly to, university libraries met to discuss the benefits and challenges of that arrangement during the P2L Summit and just released a white paper containing recommendations on how to libraries and university presses could collaborate:
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Interview with Eric Tang on Progess, the OAH blog for American history, about his new book Unsettled: Cambodian Refugees in the NYC Hyberghetto (Temple University Press, 2015). This work, derived from Tang's experiences as a community organizer, highlights the experiences of Cambodian refugees and their struggles with "derelict housing, unrelenting poverty, and an abusive welfare state." On the matter of integrating activism with academic scholarship, Tang offers the following thoughts:
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Nianshen Song. Making Borders in Modern East Asia: Tumen River Demarcation, 1881-1919. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 318 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-17395-8.
Reviewed by Enze Han (University of Hong Kong) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2019) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)