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Behind the Book with Katharine Mitchell
Katharine Mitchell is the author of Italian Women Writers: Gender and Everyday Life in Fiction and Journalism, 1870-1910. This study looks at the work of three of the most significant women writers of the period: La Marchesa Colombi, Neera, and Matilde Serao.

World Cup 2014: Politics, Identity, and the Global Game
Author Kirk Bowman provides a post-tournament summary of the politics and identity issues at play in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

June 2014 at UTP
Here's a round-up of some UTP highlights for the month of June.

News

March 21, 2014 - University of Toronto Press – Pippin Publishing - Acquisition Announcement

UTP and Pippin announced today that the two companies have entered into an agreement for UTP to acquire the inventory and all contractual rights relating to the publishing lists of Pippin, a privately held company headquartered in Toronto, Ontario. The acquisition is subject to completion of satisfactory due diligence, UTP Director approval, and other customary closing conditions. It is expected to close within 60 days.


May 23, 2013 - Donna Naughton’s The Natural History of Canadian Mammals receives several major publishing awards.

University of Toronto Press and The Canadian Museum of Nature joined forces to produce a visually stunning new volume that was widely heralded as the definitive guide to all 215 species of mammals in Canada shortly after it appeared last October.


May 27, 2011 - Synergies and University of Toronto Press partnership: a considerable achievement for the dissemination of Canadian research

Synergies is pleased to announce a partnership with the University of Toronto Press (UTP) for the integration of the scholarly publisher’s extensive online collection of peer-reviewed journals.


February 2, 2011 - University of Toronto Press Partners with Symtext to Offer Digital Coursepacks

The Higher Education Division of the University of Toronto Press (UTP) has launched a pilot program that will make over one thousand of its medieval history primary source documents available to instructors in the form of customized digital coursepacks.


January 20, 2011 - University of Toronto Bookstore First in Canada to Launch a Rental Textbook Program

The University of Toronto Bookstore was the first university bookstore in Canada to launch a rental textbook program and now almost one quarter of all textbooks titles are available to rent this term.


October 20, 2010 - University of Toronto Bookstore Launches the first "ATM for Books" in Toronto

The Espresso Book Machine lets students, faculty, local libraries and the public print digital books, public domain or self-published material with a library-quality, paperback format in minutes, one copy at a time.


October 28, 2008 - University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management partners with University of Toronto Press to create a new imprint

University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management has launched a partnership with the University of Toronto Press to create UTP/Rotman Publishing, a new imprint devoted to publishing actionable business information of exceptional quality.


March 19, 2008 - University of Toronto Press Inc. announces the acquisition of the Social Science and History lists from Broadview Press Inc.

University of Toronto Press Incorporated (UTP) and Broadview Press Inc. (Broadview) today announced that the two companies had entered into an agreement for UTP to acquire the inventory and all contractual rights relating to the social sciences and history lists of Broadview.