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Book launch: Australia goes to Washington

Event date: 24 July 2017

Since 1940, when an Australian legation was established in Washington DC, Australian governments have expected much from their representatives in the American capital. This book brings together... more

Book launch: Kastom, Property and Ideology

Event date: 12 May 2017

The relationship between customary land tenure and ‘modern’ forms of landed property has been a major political issue in the ‘Spearhead’ states of Melanesia since the late colonial period, and is... more

Book launch: New Worlds from Below

Event date: 4 May 2017

Amidst a landscape of political disenchantment, ordinary people in East Asia are finding new ways to take control of their own lives, respond to threats to their physical and cultural survival, and... more

Publication subsidy fund 2017. Round one now open.

Date posted: 18 April 2017

The first round of the publication subsidy fund for 2017 is now accepting submissions. If you need financial assistance to publish your ANU Press book, please make an application to the board.... more

ANU Press 2017 catalogue

Date posted: 14 March 2017

ANU Press has released its 2017 catalogue (PDF, 3.61 MB), which includes new featured titles and an updated backlist.

ANU Press statistics for 2016 now available

Date posted: 3 March 2017

Statistics for 2016, including top 10 countries and top 10 titles downloaded are now available on the ANU Press statistics page.

Book launch: The Doubters' Dilemma

Event date: 29 November 2016

After an introduction and summary of the findings by the authors, The Doubters' Dilemma will be launched by Professor Emerita... more

Review panel report available online

Date posted: 26 October 2016

The ANU Press Review Panel report is now available online at

Book launch: A Difficult Neighbourhood

Event date: 22 November 2016

A Difficult Neighbourhood will be launched on Tuesday 22 November by Professor Michael Wesley at the ANU Centre for European... more

Book launch: The Lion that Didn't Roar

Event date: 28 October 2016

In 2017 it will be Australia’s turn to chair the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme (KP), an international organisation set up to regulate the trade in diamonds. Diamonds are a symbol of love,... more