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April 15, 2014

NY Times story on The Illustrated Courtroom

Elizabeth Williams, the renowned courtroom artist who is the driving force behind our new book THE ILLUSTRATED COURTROOM: 50 YEARS OF COURT ART, is featured in a New York Times story by Alexandra Stevenson. The story concentrates on the many…

April 14, 2014

The Illustrated Courtroom Now Shipping

After weeks of pre-ordering, actual copies of the 8×10 full color The Illustrated Courtroom are shipping. The official publication date isn’t until late May, but you can get your advance copy here. In addition to the paperback, ebooks are also…

March 26, 2014

Celebrity Endorsements for The Illustrated Courtroom

Scott Cohn and Bill Kurtis, two high-profile journalists known for covering big trials across America, have endorsed our new book The Illustrated Courtroom, which is now available for pre-order: “The images proposed for The Illustrated Courtroom: 50 Years of Court…

March 13, 2014

‘The Illustrated Courtroom’ Available for Pre-Order

Our next book, The Illustrated Courtroom: 50 Years of Court Art, is now available for pre-order both in paperback and ebook formats. This is first book that really examines this intriguing intersection of journalism, law and art. The book features dozens…

March 12, 2014

Sneak Peek: First Chapter of CITIZENS RISING

For a limited time only, we’re offering a free read of the first chapter of David Hoffman’s book Citizens Rising: Independent Media and the Rise of Democracy. The first two chapters are about Russia — and more relevant than ever,…

February 26, 2014

Goodale appears on ‘Close Up’ on NY1

James Goodale, author of Fighting for the Press: The Inside Story of the Pentagon Papers and Other Battles, is appearing on NY1 television on its ‘New York Times Close Up’ interview program with host Sam Roberts, the New York Times…

January 6, 2014

Fighting for the Press Makes Another ‘Best of 2013′ List

James C. Goodale’s Fighting for the Press: The Inside Story of the Pentagon Papers and other Battles, has been named by the Thursday Review one of the most important books of 2013. The Review hails Goodale’s portrayal of the never-before-told story behind the scenes…

December 27, 2013

Another Rave for Goodale’s ‘Fighting for the Press’

The Journalism and Mass Communication Quarterly, in a new review by Roy Gutterman of Syracuse University. lauds James Goodale and Fighting for the Press for taking readers behind the scenes at the New York Times and describes how the book —…

December 16, 2013

“Citizens Rising’ Nominated for Human Rights Award

The CUNY Journalism Press title CITIZENS RISING: Independent Journalism and the Spread of Democracy, by Internews co-founder David Hoffman, has been nominated for the International Human Rights Book Award, administered by the International Press Institute in Vienna. David Hoffman joins…

December 5, 2013

‘Fighting for the Press’ Is Book of the Year

Alan Rusbridger, the editor of The Guardian, has chosen James Goodale’s book Fighting for the Press: The Inside Story of the Pentagon Papers and Other Battles as his “book of the year” for The New Statesman. Among Rusbridger’s comments: “Goodale is…