Hot off the CUNY J-Press

March 25, 2015

Barry Newman’s new book is available

CUNY Journalism Press is proud to publish News to Me: Finding and Writing Colorful Feature Stories, the new collection of stories and essays by Barry Newman, widely known  as the “King of the A-Hed” for his many front-page feature stories…

March 11, 2015

USC Honors “The Illustrated Courtroom”

The University of Southern California recently honored our book, “The Illustrated Courtroom,” at its Art in the Court: Famous Trials Illustrated,” event in downtown Los Angeles. Co-Author Elizabeth Williams was one of three courtroom artists participating in the event, which…

March 4, 2015

California Library Spotlights ‘The Illustrated Courtroom’

The Newport Beach, California library is displaying sketches from The Illustrated Courtroom by co-authors Sue Russell and Elizabeth Williams. The critically acclaimed book is part of the library’s Courtroom Art exhibit. The exhibit pays tribute to courtroom artists and the critical…

January 29, 2015

BBC: Jeff Jarvis’ GEEKS is a must-read

BBC Culture is offering high praise for GEEKS BEARING GIFTS, the book that CUNY Journalism’s own Jeff Jarvis did for us on the future of news production and delivery. The BBC calls the book a must-read for February, along with…

December 17, 2014

Jarvis book named JEA’s ‘One Book’ to read in early 2015

Geeks Bearing Gifts, the exploration of the possible future(s) of the news business by CUNY Graduate School of Journalism Professor Jeff Jarvis, has been named the “One Book” to read over the next six months by the Journalism Education Association,…

Illustrated Courtroom listed as a Best Indie Book in 2014

The collection of legal artistry documenting many of America’s most high profile trial dramas over the past half century has earned a spot on the Best Indie Books list compiled by Kirkus Reviews. Elizabeth Williams and Sue Russell’s book, The…

December 4, 2014

50 percent off on The Illustrated Courtroom

If you’re one of the people who couldn’t quite put your hand in your pocket to pay $60 for the oversized paperback edition of The Illustrated Courtroom, we have welcome news for you. Thanks to a new printing, the price…