AUC Press wins Art History prize at 2019 PROSE Awards

Orientalist Lives AUC Press


AUC Press proudly announces that Orientalist Lives: Western Artists in the Middle East, 1830–1920 by James Parry won the Art History and Criticism /Humanities category of the prestigious 2019 PROSE Awards, the Annual American Publishers Awards for Professional and Scholarly Excellence.

Selected from among 165 finalists, the winners were revealed on January 30, 2019 by the Association of American Publishers. In this year’s competition, the panel of 18 judges reviewed more than 500 entries in 49 subject categories.

“We’re very proud that the AUC Press has won the PROSE Award for Art History and Criticism for Orientalist Lives against stiff opposition and some fabulous books,” said Nigel Fletcher-Jones, AUC Press director. “It provides further proof, if further proof was needed, that AUC Press’s editorial, production, marketing, distribution and sales staff, are the equal of any others involved in global publishing today,” he added.

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