Island Press Field Notes blog

Island Press Field Notes

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By Admin, Jason Leppig / On July 18th, 2012

This week's staff pick is from Angela Osborn, Island Press' Promotions and Fulfillment Manager:

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By Admin, Jason Leppig / On June 25th, 2012

This week's pick is from Senior Editor, Heather Boyer. From Heather:

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By Admin, Jason Leppig / On June 6th, 2012

This week is my staff pick. I'm Jason Leppig, the marketing manager at Island Press and I also edit this blog. I've been with Island Press for nearly six years and for part of that time I was pursuing a master's in natural resources from...

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By Admin, Jason Leppig / On May 16th, 2012

This week's staff pick is from Island Press's publicity manager, Jaime Jennings. She writes:

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By Admin / On May 9th, 2012

The 30 of us here at Island Press work on all stages of book publishing: from concept and manuscript development in the editorial department to outreach and promotions in the marketing and publicity department. Our program and fundraising staff develop...

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By Emily Monosson / On April 26th, 2012

Disclaimer: Some words may have been harmed in the process of writing this blog As a scientist who fled from college course offerings beginning with ENG I fully regret this decision, particularly when sheepishly resorting to the synonym key,...

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By Robert J. Cabin / On July 22nd, 2011

We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them." --Albert Einstein

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By Timothy Beatley / On January 8th, 2009

Much of my research and writing over the years has focused on telling stories-innovative efforts at moving cities and urban neighborhoods in the direction of sustainability, at finding ways to build economy, reconnect to place and environment, and at...

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By Ann Vileisis / On January 7th, 2009

Lately, I've enjoyed giving greater attention to what I eat and where it comes from. I've canned fresh local tuna, grown leafy greens and purple potatoes in my garden, baked fresh breads, learned the stories of my apples and berries, and generally taken...

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By Admin / On October 21st, 2008

We arrived in Roanoke for the ...

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