18 April 2019
11 Press authors chosen for Guggenheim Fellowships
The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation awarded 11 Cambridge University Press authors with prestigious fellowships in its recently announced 2019 class.
30 January 2019
Press-published titles lead PROSE Award category winners
The Association of American Publishers (AAP) recognized a leading seven titles published by Cambridge University Press as Subject Category Winners in the 2019 PROSE Awards.
29 January 2019
Press titles sweep 2019 MAA book awards
The Medieval Academy of America (MAA) has awarded all three of its 2019 book awards, including the prestigious Haskins Medal, to Press-published titles.
18 January 2019
21 Press titles chosen as 2019 PROSE finalists
The Association of American Publishers (AAP) revealed that 21 titles from Cambridge University Press have been chosen as finalists for the 2019 PROSE Awards.
02 January 2019
CHOICE names 29 “Outstanding Academic Titles” from the Press in 2018
We’re proud to announce that 29 Press books have been chosen for Choice’s prestigious Outstanding Academic Titles list in 2018.
13 December 2018
Cambridge to publish a history of the papacy
Cambridge University Press has commissioned a history of the papacy that will provide a truly comprehensive and cross-disciplinary overview of its development and its role in shaping world history.
04 December 2018
Conservative Parties and the Birth of Democracy shortlisted for 2019 Laura Shannon Prize
The Nanovic Institute for European Studies at the University of Notre Dame has included Conservative Parties and the Birth of Democracy by Daniel Ziblatt on the shortlist for the 2019...
30 November 2018
Inaugural Bernard Lewis Memorial Prize given to Cambridge author
The Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) has awarded Banu Eligür, author of The Mobilization of Political Islam in Turkey, with the inaugural Bernard Lewis...
29 November 2018
Landmark history of espionage and intelligence to Cambridge
Cambridge University Press has signed a global history of intelligence ‘from the ancient world to present-day cyber-espionage’.
13 November 2018
SSHA and SHA announce three Press titles as winners
Both the Social Science History Association (SSHA) and Southern Historical Association (SHA) have recognized Press titles in their 2018 awards.
02 November 2018
Justice and Reconciliation in World Politics wins Yale H. Ferguson Award
The International Studies Association-Northeast 2018 Yale H. Ferguson Award has been given to Catherine Lu in recognition of her Press-published book, Justice and Reconciliation in World Politics.
31 October 2018
2018 Berggruen Prize winner is Press author
Martha C. Nussbaum has been announced as the winner of the 2018 Berggruen Prize for Philosophy and Culture.
25 October 2018
Number of Nobel Prize winners published by the Press rises to 64
The number of Nobel Prizes awarded to Press authors has risen again this year as William Nordhaus, co-writer/editor of Industrial Pricing in the United Kingdom, was awarded the Nobel Prize...
12 October 2018
Embedded Courts recognized by the Asian Law and Society Association
The Asian Law and Society Association (ALSA) has named Embedded Courts: Judicial Decision-Making in China by Kwai Hang Ng and Xin He the winner of its 2018 Distinguished Book Award....
12 October 2018
AHA awards two Press books
The American Historical Association (AHA) has announced two titles published by Cambridge University Press have been awarded in 2018.
05 October 2018
ASEEES awards two Press titles
The Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies has announced three of its 2018 prizes have been awarded to titles published by Cambridge University Press.
02 October 2018
The Voyage of Thought wins Pickstone Prize
The 2018 British Society for the History of Science John Pickstone Prize has been awarded to Michael Wintroub for his book, The Voyage of Thought: Navigating Knowledge across the Sixteenth-Century...
28 September 2018
Slave Theater in the Roman Republic receives Award of Merit
The Society for Classical Studies has announced Amy Richlin as the winner of a 2018 Charles J. Goodwin Award of Merit for her book, Slave Theater in the Roman Republic:...
12 September 2018
Shakespeare's Globe awards Press book
Shakespeare’s Globe has announced that Musical Response in the Early Modern Playhouse, 1603-1625 by Simon Smith is the winner of its 2018 Book Award.
10 September 2018
ASA selects three Press titles for 2018 awards
The American Sociological Association (ASA) has recognized three Press titles in 2018 for their quality and significance to their fields of study.
30 August 2018
Twenty APSA awards presented to Press titles
The American Political Science Association (APSA) has recognized 20 Cambridge University Press titles for awards at its 2018 Annual Meeting.
17 July 2018
Cambridge titles recognized by the World History Association and Royal Historical Society
01 June 2018
The Law and Society Association (LSA) awards prizes to 3 Cambridge authors
01 June 2018
Nükhet Varlik awarded the George Rosen Prize
The American Association for the History of Medicine (AAHM) announced it has awarded the George Rosen Prize to Nükhet Varlik for his book, Plague and Empire in the Early Modern...
01 June 2018
22 Cambridge authors named Fellows by The American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS)
12 February 2018
Celebrating success at the 2018 PROSE Awards
The Association of American Publishers (AAP) recognized Cambridge University Press again this year at the 2018 PROSE Awards, awarding books in six categories and naming a further six as honorable...
02 January 2018
Press titles named “Outstanding Academic Titles 2017”
We're delighted to announce that 30 Press titles have been chosen for the prestigious Outstanding Academic Titles 2017 list in Choice magazine, which sees only ten percent of approximately 6,000...
17 November 2017
Press author and Cambridge academic awarded 2017 Nobel Prize for Chemistry
The 2017 Nobel Prize for Chemistry has been jointly awarded to Joachim Frank, editor of Molecular Machines in Biology published by Cambridge University Press in 2012, Jacques Dubochet and Richard...
17 November 2017
Another successful year at the annual BMA Awards
It was yet another year of winning for Cambridge University Press at the 2017 British Medical Association Book Awards. Many authors and editors were in attendance, alongside colleagues from editorial...
14 November 2017
Cambridge book wins World Fantasy Award
Children’s Fantasy Literature: An Introduction by Michael Levy and Farah Mendlesohn has been named the winner of the Professional Special Award at World Fantasy Con in San Antonio, Texas.
29 June 2017
Two Cambridge Books Receive 2017 Runciman Book Award
We are delighted to announce that Professors Ivan Drpić and Marc Domingo Gyax have jointly been awarded this year’s Runciman Book Award for Epigram, Art and Devotion in Later Byzantium...
31 May 2017
First $100,000 Nine Dots Prize Winner is Announced
35-year-old James Williams, a doctoral candidate researching design ethics at Oxford University, has been announced as the inaugural winner of the US$100,000 Nine Dots Prize.
03 February 2017
Success at the 2017 PROSE Awards
Cambridge University Press has recorded another successful year at the 2017 PROSE awards, winning in seven categories and receiving a further eleven honorable mentions for its excellence in academic publishing.
06 January 2017
Twenty-Six Cambridge University Press Books among Prestigious CHOICE List of Outstanding Academic Titles
Only ten percent of approximately 7,000 eligible reviewed titles are awarded this prestigious award. Cambridge are proud to have twenty-six titles awarded in 2016.
15 December 2016
Cambridge author Eleanor Dickey awarded the Charles J. Goodwin Award of Merit
We are delighted to announce that Eleanor Dickey has won the Goodwin Award of the Society of Classical Studies in the US for The Colloquia of the Hermeneumata Pseudodositheana.
15 December 2016
Cambridge University Press wins President’s Choice Award and two First Prizes at 2016 BMA Medical Book Awards
We are delighted to announce that three of our titles were honoured at this year’s BMA Medical Book Awards ceremony.
24 October 2016
Modern Families Wins British Psychological Book Society Award
21 October 2016
Inaugural Nine Dots Prize offers $100,000 for the best response
Prize backed by leading international thinkers including Diane Coyle, Simon Goldhill, David Runciman and Saskia Sassen
18 October 2016
British Academy Medal awarded to CUP author David Lowenthal
American historian and geographer David Lowenthal, has won a coveted British Academy Medal in recognition of his book The Past is a Foreign Country – Revisited which was published by...
28 July 2016
Cambridge book wins BBC Radio 4's 'Thinking Allowed' Ethnography Award
News announcement of BBC Thinking Allowed's Ethnography Award
05 July 2016
Arise Sir Stanley! Author Stanley Wells awarded knighthood in the Queen’s 90th Birthday Honours
Professor Stanley Wells, CBE, has been knighted in The Queen’s 90th Birthday Honours list, in recognition of his services to Shakespeare scholarship.
14 April 2016
Peer Review: The Nuts and Bolts workshop sponsored by Cambridge
In collaboration with Sense about Science, Cambridge University Press is sponsoring a free workshop on peer review for early career researchers.
05 February 2016
Cambridge University Press triumphs at 2016 Prose Awards
Press books have recorded their best ever showing at the annual Prose Awards
05 February 2016
Forty-Five Cambridge University Press Books Among Prestigious CHOICE List of Outstanding Academic Titles
Forty-Five Cambridge books among prestigious CHOICE list of outstanding academic titles
30 October 2015
2015 Gerald Strauss Prize for Geert Janssen
The Dutch Revolt and Catholic Exile in Reformation Europe (CUP, 2014) has been awarded the 2015 Gerald Strauss Prize for the best book in Reformation History.
22 October 2015
Cambridge Author Angus Deaton Wins Nobel Prize For Economics
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences for 2015 to Angus Deaton.
12 October 2015
Freedom's Mirror scoops three 2015 American Historical Association prizes
The American Historical Association has announced the winners of its 2015 prizes, and Freedom's Mirror: Cuba and Haiti in the Age of Revolution by Ada Ferrer is the winner of...
12 October 2015
Capacity crowds flock to sold out Press events at Cheltenham
Press authors enjoyed sold-out shows at this year’s Cheltenham Literature Festival which took place from Friday 2 to Sunday 11 October.
01 September 2015
Sold out crowd watch Press authors at Edinburgh International Book Festival
A packed house heard Cambridge authors Frank Bechhofer and David McCrone talk about their new book at the Edinburgh International Book Festival on August 26.
29 July 2015
Diarmaid MacCulloch remembers Owen Chadwick
Diarmaid MacCulloch remembers the distinguished academic and religious historian, Owen Chadwick, who has died aged 99