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Founded in 1890, the University of Pennsylvania Press is one of the oldest scholarly imprints in North America. Penn Press publishes rigorous and thought-provoking work in the humanities and social sciences designed to advance knowledge, dialogue, and understanding.
Tuesday, December 1 at 3:30 pmPenn Press @ AAR/SBL: Dyan Elliott’s The Corrupter of Boys
Please join us as Dyan Elliott discusses her new book—The Corrupter of Boys: Sodomy, Scandal, and the Medieval Clergy—with Robert Orsi!
Wednesday, December 2 at 3:30 pmPenn Press @ AAR/SBL: Kirsten Fischer’s American Freethinker
Please join us as Kirsten Fischer discusses her new book—American Freethinker: Elihu Palmer and the Struggle for Religious Freedom in the New Nation—with Penn Press Senior Editor Robert Lockhart!
Our Acquisitions Editors
Walter Biggins, Editor-in-Chief
Areas of acquisition: Cultural studies, intellectual and political history of the Americas, Atlantic World and postcolonial studies
Robert Lockhart, Senior Editor
Areas of acquisition: Atlantic history, American history (colonial through the present), history of the African Diaspora and transnational history, urban studies
Jerome Singerman, Senior Editor
Areas of acquisition: Medieval and Early Modern European history, Jewish history, literary criticism and cultural studies
Jenny Tan, Associate Editor
Areas of acquisition: Ethnography, anthropology, political studies