Posted on 7 Mar 2019
To celebrate the publication of ‘Kindred’, Kate Legge will be sharing the story of the lovers who preserved Cradle Mountain in Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne.
Posted on 5 Mar 2019
This month sees the release of five new ‘books with spine’ by Melbourne University Publishing, with two luxe hardbacks and three new little books on big ideas.
BREAKING: updated edition of Louise Milligan’s ‘Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell’ to be published with new foreword by Tom Keneally
Posted on 1 Mar 2019
Further details of Pell’s crimes against his victims named by Louise Milligan in the book as The Kid and the Choirboy will be detailed. The edition will feature a new foreword by Tom Keneally who describes Cardinal as “a heartbreaking tribute to the children abused within Pell’s circle.”
Posted on 26 Feb 2019
Acclaimed book Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell (MUP, RRP $34.99/ebook $16.99) by Louise Milligan is now available across Australia and worldwide after court suppression orders required the book to be withheld from sale until the judicial processes were complete.
Posted on 12 Feb 2019
The perfect accompaniments to your democracy sausage in 2019
Melbourne University Publishing titles to reach worldwide academic audience via Ebook Central® Platform
Posted on 7 Feb 2019
For the first time the entire catalogue of ebook titles from Melbourne University Publishing (MUP) is available to academic libraries. An agreement between ProQuest and MUP gives libraries access to 630 titles via the Ebook Centralplatform, where they can acquire them by demand-driven acquisition or single-title purchase.
Posted on 5 Feb 2019
‘The People vs The Banks’ reveals what happens when businesses put profit before punters, reward bad behaviour and assume they are beyond the law.
Posted on 16 Jan 2019
Perth Writers Week has released its full program for 2019 ‘Our Imagined Selves’ where MUP authors Jane Caro, Paul Daley and Joëlle Gergis will be speaking at numerous events, engaging readers with conversation, debate and storytelling.
Posted on 14 Jan 2019
With revelatory, compassionate and explosive commentary on a range of topics, you can expect another year of ‘books with spine’ from MUP.
Posted on 19 Dec 2018
Jane Caro will begin a national tour in 2019—is she coming to a town near you?
Posted on 4 Dec 2018 under Writing
Family holidays at the end of the year are most dreaded by family lawyers. Parents lose sight of what the holiday season should be about, says Rebekah Mannering, author of Surviving Your Split.
Sue Coffey explains why she put together Seeking Justice in Cambodia, a book containing interviews and accounts from fifteen contributors, telling a powerful tale of the struggle to bring human rights to all Cambodians from the early 1990s to the present day.
Posted on 8 Nov 2018 under New releases
"In meandering, one is open to experience, thought, making connections, and relaxing while being made alert to the new, the unexpected, and the sometimes challenging things in the real world." - Juliana Engberg on the importance of meandering and getting lost.
Posted on 6 Nov 2018 under Interviews
'No such thing', says Tony Wheeler when asked about his perfect travel companion.
Posted on 1 Nov 2018 under New releases
We have an incredible list of books for you to read this month!
Have a look at what we’re offering this November and then head over to MUP's Facebook page for your chance to win a copy.
A recap of the most brutal and bizarre week in Australian politics since The Dismissal.
Have a look at what we’re offering this October and then head over to MUP's Facebook page for your chance to win a copy.
Posted on 18 Sep 2018 under News
MUP is delighted to be publishing EN GARDE by Sarah Hanson-Young. In the era of wolf-whistle politics, women are sick of being degraded. Hanson-Young does not retreat.
Posted on 6 Sep 2018 under Events
Join MUP authors Joëlle Gergis, Louise Milligan, Lisa Harvey-Smith, Nikki Gemmell, Gareth Evans, and more at the Brisbane Writers Festival this weekend.