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Celebrate Books by Women

Every month Northwestern University Press has the honor to publish books by women in the humanities. This month we're highlighting works by female scholars in philosophy, literature in translation, German studies, literary criticism and more! Join us as we laud the achievements of these scholars during Women's History Month!

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Forest Primeval: Poems, by Vievee Francis, published by TriQuarterly Books/Northwestern University Press, was named the winner of the prestigious 2017 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award. Francis will accept the award in a ceremony on April 20 in Los Angeles. It comes with a purse of $100,000, one of the

Jill Petty has joined Northwestern University Press as acquisitions editor, expanding the Press’s acquisitions team to three full-time editors. Petty will manage the Press’s celebrated TriQuarterly imprint and Curbstone Books as well as literature in translation, plays, and the Press