Penn Press at SAA 2022

About Penn Press


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.


Our Acquisitions Editors


Walter Biggins, Editor-in-Chief
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Areas of acquisition: Cultural studies, intellectual and political history of the Americas, Atlantic World and postcolonial studies


Robert Lockhart, Senior Editor
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Areas of acquisition: Atlantic history, American history (colonial through the present), history of the African Diaspora and transnational history, urban studies


Elisabeth Maselli, Senior Editor
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Areas of acquisition: Jewish studies, religious studies, political science, anthropology, ethnography


Jenny Tan, Associate Editor
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Areas of acquisition: Ethnography, anthropology, political studies


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