News & events

Find out our latest news at ANU Press, including featured titles, recent publications, upcoming book launches, interviews, publication subsidies and prizes.

Book Launch: Zhang Peili

Event date: 26 June 2019

The launch of Zhang Peili: From Painting to Video (edited by Dr Olivier Krischer) features a launch address by Dr Caroline Turner, Adjunct Senior... more

Launch of 'Understanding Oceania'

Event date: 12 June 2019

ANU–USP Launch of 'Understanding Oceania: Celebrating the University of the South Pacific and its collaboration with The Australian National University'

Launch of 'True Biographies of Nations?'

Event date: 21 May 2019

Emeritus Professor Tom Griffiths will launch ‘True Biographies of Nations?’ The Cultural Journeys of Dictionaries of National Biography, edited by Karen... more

Launch of ANU Historical Journal II

Event date: 16 May 2019

After 32 years the ANU Historical Journal (1964–87) is returning in a second iteration. Following in the footsteps of its predecessor, the first issue of the revived ANUHJ brings together the writing... more

Meet Kim Rubenstein, co-editor of The Court as Archive

Date posted: 25 March 2019

Meet Kim Rubenstein, co-editor of the new ANU Press book The Court as Archive. This collection offers a unique contribution to the conversations about... more

Meet the Editor - Malcolm Allbrook from Australian Journal of Biography and History

Date posted: 18 March 2019

Learn about ANU Press' new journal Australian Journal of Biography and History, which includes articles on influential... more

2019 CASS PhD Publishing Prize

Date posted: 28 February 2019

2019 prize to assist with publication of a CASS PhD thesis The CASS Humanities & Creative Arts ANU Press Editorial Board is offering a prize valued at $2,500 for the best completed and passed... more

Book Launch: The Lives of Stories

Event date: 4 April 2019

To be launched by Mark McKenna

Book Launch: The Court as Archive

Event date: 25 March 2019

ANU Press, the Federal Court of Australia and the Centre for International and Public Law, ANU, invites you to the launch of The Court as Archive, edited... more

‘Learning from Fukushima’ now published in Japanese

Date posted: 13 February 2019

Our 2017 release ‘Learning from Fukushima’ has just been translated into Japanese. In this book, scholars from around the world critically investigate the costs and benefits of building nuclear power... more