AUP Blog Tour RoundUP: Celebrating Mark Saunders and the People of University Presses

Mark Saunders death sparked a conversation about the culture of collaboration in our industry. To honor his memory, the AUP held a blog tour to honor the leaders, mentors, and collaborators who ensure the success of the university presses. 

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Reflections About Mark Saunders

Mark Saunders

University of Virginia Press

At a Crossroads with Mark Saunders 

by Catherine Hobbs
Columbia University Press

Celebrating Mark Saunders

Pioneer of University Press Digital Publishing by Charles Watkinson
University of Michigan Press

A Tribute to Mark Saunders

An appreciation of the interns whose work answers Mark’s question: How do you manage it? by Fred Nachbaur
Fordham University Press

A Remembrance of Mark Saunders: Mentor and Friend 

by Melissanne Scheld
Columbia University Press

Remembering Mark Saunders and reflecting on the power of the AUPresses publishing community

by Richard Brown
University of
South Carolina Press

Mark Saunders would remind us: It’s all about the authors

by Steve Yates
University Press of Mississippi

Remembering Mark Saunders and Honoring Past and Present Staff and Interns

by Joseph B. Powell and Karen Smith
University of West Indies Press


The People of University Presses

Reflections on Our Colleagues in Honor of Mark Saunders

University Press of Colorado/Utah State University Press

“I’ll take film for $1000, Alex”

Celebrating Gary Kramer
Temple University Press

Thank You, University of Illinois Press Staff, for Your Incredible Generosity as Mentors! 

by Julie Laut
University of Illinois Press

Celebrating UA Press: Past, Present, and Future

University of Arizona Press

Celebrating Gita Manaktala, Recipient of the AUPresses Constituency Award

by Larin McLaughlin
University of Washington Press

People of SUP

Photo essay by Ge Wang
Stanford University Press

Celebrating the People of Duke University Press

Duke University Press

Meet the Press

Temple University Press

Mentorship and Collaboration

A Culture of Mentorship and Collaboration Among University Presses

by Chase Caldwell Smith
Columbia University Press

In Appreciation of Mentors 

by Dennis Lloyd
University of Wisconsin Press

UP Hero Spotlight: David des Jardines 

by Jon Davies
University of Georgia Press

Everybody Has to Start Somewhere

by Christine Thorsteinsson
Harvard University Press

A Story Of Mentorship And Community Among People Behind The Databases And Metadata At University Presses

by Maritza I. Herrera-Diaz
Columbia University Press

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