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UTP Recent Posts

  • On the Darkness in <em>Light in Dark Times</em>

    Written by Alisse Waterston and illustrated by Charlotte Corden, Light in Dark Times: The Human Search for Meaning is an illustrated journey across time and space that provides a lifeline of hope during these difficult and uncertain times. In her second post for the blog, Alisse writes about the current problems the world faces and why we must confront these dark times to seek and create an alternative world from the one in which we now live.

  • A Climate Change Manifesto for University Education

    Rae André, author of Lead for the Planet, has written a mini blog series to help us explore how Team Humanity can best address the climate crisis. In her final post, André outlines a climate change manifesto for university education that can equip students with the best possible knowledge for tackling climate change.

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Featured Author: Ruth Panofsky

Featured Author: Ruth Panofsky

Ruth Panofsky is a professor in the Department of English at Ryerson University.


“My latest book, Toronto Trailblazers: Women in Canadian Publishing, has found a perfect home with University of Toronto Press. My editor, Mark Thompson, was encouraging and supportive throughout the peer review process, external and internal, and helped bring my research to light. That research, as well as my firsthand experience as a UTP author, confirms that the press always has been committed to disseminating top-notch scholarship and to helping scholars produce their best work.”