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Temple University Press is saddened to learn of the passing of two of its authors

Jim McClelland, coauthor of City in a Park, passed away on November 16. His obituary is available online here. There will be a memorial service December 3 at 2:00 pm at the Old Pine Presbyterian Church, 400 Pine Street in Philadelphia.

Staughton Lynd, author of Lucasville, passed away on November 17. His obituary appeared in the New York Times on November 18.


In-person signings on December 10th:
1-3pm Barnes & Noble Broomall, PA
3-6pm Barnes & Noble Wilmington, DE

Meet the writers Brian Westbrook Sr. and Lesley Van Arsdall and the Illustrator Mr. Tom of The Mouse Who Played Football

Finished Business

My Fifty Years of Headlines, Heroes, and Heartaches
Ray Didinger

Meet Ray Didinger at these HOLIDAY SALE events:
Dec 7 @ 6-8pm: Puddler's Kitchen & Tap in Bridgeport
Dec 10 @ 11am-1pm Sports Legends of Delaware County Museum Holiday Book Sale
Dec 17 @ 1-3pm Barnes & Noble Broomall, PA

Making Their Days Happen

Paid Personal Assistance Services Supporting People with Disability Living in Their Homes and Communities
Lisa I. Iezzoni

LISTEN: Lisa Iezzoni was a guest on the November 2022 edition of the Disability History Association Podcast

All Creatures Safe and Sound

The Social Landscape of Pets in Disasters
Sarah E. DeYoung and Ashley K. Farmer

LISTEN: Ashley Farmer was a guest on WGLT (89.1 FM, Normal, IL) on November 16. 

Blue-State Republican

How Larry Hogan Won Where Republicans Lose and Lessons for a Future GOP
Mileah K. Kromer

WATCH: Mileah Kromer was a guest on Direct Connect on Maryland Public Television (November 14), and on WJZ, the CBS affiliate in Baltimore, (November 18). She also appeared on WYPR (88.1 FM, Baltimore) (November 22).

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