Judging Books by Their Covers — The New York Book Show Awards

Several Columbia University Press titles won awards in the New York Book Show. The awards are sponsored by the Bookbinders’ Guild of New York and recognize excellence in book production and design. The winners for book design were Four Jews on Parnassus — A Conversation: Benjamin, Adorno, Schonberg, by Carl Djerassi and The Hudson: America’s River, by Frances Dunwell.

The winners for book covers were: Kissing Cousins: A New Kinship Bestiary, by Frances Bartkowski, Shivers Down Your Spine: Cinema, Museums, and the Immersive View, by Alison Griffiths, and Philosophy in Turbulent Times: Canguilhem, Sartre, Foucault, Althusser, Deleuze, Derrida by Elisabeth Roudinesco.

Here are the winning covers:

Kissing Cousins

Shivers Down Your Spine

Philosophy in Turbulent Times

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