elcome to Northeastern University Press, a member press of the University Press of New England (UPNE). Northeastern University Press brings Northeastern University’s distinctive strengths in the humanities and the social sciences to the world of scholarly and general book publishing through its explorations of African-American and women’s literature, criminology, music, sports, and Boston culture and history. The university has earned a reputation as an environment where subject studies have a direct link to the real world and the vibrant urban environment of Boston that Northeastern calls home. Through its rich and diverse publishing program, theory and practice merge, reflecting the core values and identity of the university as a whole.

In addition to our wide variety of stand-alone titles, we publish a number of influential series, including the Northeastern Library of Black Literature, the Northeastern Series on Gender, Crime, and Law, and the Samuel French Morse Poetry Prize.

With Robert Lowell and His Circle
Sylvia Plath, Anne Sexton, Elizabeth Bishop,

Stanley Kunitz & Others
Kathleen Spivack

A memoir of a famous poetry circle

A Murder in Wellesley
The Inside Story of an Ivy-League Doctor’s Double Life,
His Slain Wife, and the Trial That Gripped the Nation

Tom Farmer, Marty Foley

Inside one of New England’s most infamous murders
Battered Women, Their Children,
and International Law

The Unintended Consequences of the Hague Child Abduction Convention
Taryn Lindhorst, Jeffrey L. Edleson

An eye-opening appraisal of how current Hague Child Abduction Convention agreements unintentionally harm abused women and their children
Jazz and European Sources, Dynamics, and Contexts
Luca Cerchiari, ed.; Laurent Cugny, ed.;
Franz Kerschbaumer, ed.

The critical role of Europe in the music, personalities, and analysis of jazz

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