Hot off the CUNY J-Press

August 1, 2014

Special Sale: 20 Percent off The Illustrated Courtroom

For a limited time, we’re offering 20 percent off the $60 cover price — save $12 — of The Illustrated Courtroom. The price will still say $60, but the discount will be applied upon checkout. You pay only $48. If…

July 7, 2014

Psychology Today Loves The Illustrated Courtroom

Psychology Today magazine is giving a rave to our new book THE ILLUSTRATED COURTROOM: 50 YEARS OF COURT ART. Author Katherine Ramsland marvels at how many iconic court cases are featured in the book, the first looking at this unique meeting…

July 3, 2014

Talk Center America hosts 2 Illustrated Courtroom artists

If you want to hear more from our superstar courtroom illustrators — and see them livestreamed via Skype — here’s your chance via Talk Center America. Diane Diamond leads Liz Williams and Bill Robles, two of the artists featured in…

June 23, 2014

NY Times story on Nat Hentoff book, movie

The Times’ Larry Rohter has done a nice piece on David Lewis’ new documentary and the companion book he did for CUNY Journalism Press, both titled “The Pleasures of Being Out of Step,” on the remarkable life of Nat Hentoff…

June 22, 2014

NPR Likes ‘The Illustrated Courtroom”

‘The Illustrated Courtroom’ Finds Art In Real-Life Legal Drama ‘The Illustrated Courtroom’ Finds Art In Real-Life Legal… For some trials, courtroom sketches are the only images the public ever sees. NPR’s Rachel Martin speaks with artist Elizabeth Williams about her…

June 9, 2014

New Kindle Review of The Illustrated Courtroom

Amazon has put up part of the American Lawyer review of our book The Illustrated Courtroom: 50 Years of Court Art, which features 140 iconic deadline-delivered drawings by five of the top courtroom artists of all time from dozens of…

NJ art show for The Illustrated Courtroom

The Hudson (N.J.) County Bar Association is sponsoring a show, “Historic Courtroom Art from the Last Half-Century,” through June 18 at the Mason Civic League, 1200 Washington Street in Hoboken. The show features many of the illustrations from our book…

June 1, 2014

Courtroom Illustrations present to Library of Congress

Renowned courtroom illustrators Elizabeth Williams and Aggie Kenny, two of the artists featured in our book The Illustrated Courtroom, are scheduled to both present some of their work to the Library of Congress, and to be interviewed on NPR. Also…

Daily Beast features The Illustrated Courtroom

The Daily Beast has done a great story on our book highlighting the work of five of the most renowned courtroom artists in American history. The piece focuses on some of the most noted — and notorious — figures in…