Media Roundup

School might be winding down, but things at Johns Hopkins University Press are going strong! Check out the things that have happened in the past month.
  diamond14Marc Plattner, Co-Editor of the Journal of Democracy and the new book, Democracy and Authoritarianism in the Arab World, was interviewed for a new video in the "In Other Words" series by JHUP. You can find the interview, along with the rest of the interviews in the series, here.  
rzepkaBeing Cool: The Work of Elmore Leonard received some play this past month, with a great article about Elmore's life appearing in Grantland, and the book itself winning The House of Crime and Mystery's Reader's Choice Award.    
Helfman_SharksGene Helfman and George H. Burgess received an enthusiastic thumbs up from Fly Life for their new book. "Whether you fear sharks or just have a curiosity about them, Sharks: The Animal Answer Guide will home school you about these fascinating creatures. . . Get a copy, you'll be glad you did."  
hinojosaFelipe Hinojosa, Assistant Professor of History at Texas A&M University, spoke with the Marginalia Review of Books about his newly released book Latino Mennonites: Civil Rights, Faith, and Evangelical Culture.    
wailooThe American Prospect hosted a conversation with Keith Wailoo about his most recent book, Pain: A Political History, and the way it examines the perception of pain from a political standpoint.