News & Highlights


New Global Titles from FDU Press (January to March 2012)

Fairleigh Dickinson University Press is pleased to announce the publication of the following new titles on global, international, intercultural, and cross-cultural topics. Established in 1967, FDU Press has published over 1,500 books in the humanities and social sciences, with special strengths in history and literature. Since 2010, FDU Press has been a co-publishing partner of The Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group of Lanham, Maryland, which has for thirty-five years provided publishing services to think tanks, non-profit organizations, and university presses.


Shirley Ann Smith, Imperial Designs: Italians in China, 1900-1947 (March 2012)

Imperial Designs is the first text in English to deal comprehensively with the subject of the Italian colonial experience in China in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Recent scholarship on both the Liberal and Fascist Italian ...
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Nathalie Vienne-Guerrin, The Unruly Tongue in Early Modern England: Three Treatises (March 2012)

The Unruly Tongue in Early Modern England is a scholarly edition of three early modern treatises on the unruly tongue: Jean de Marconville, A Treatise of the Good and Evell ...
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Frank Rosengarten, Giacomo Leopardi's Search for a Common Life Through Poetry: A Different Nobility, a Different Love (February 2012)

This book traces the life of Giacomo Leopardi by examining four different yet interrelated aspects...
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Earl G. Ingersoll, Filming Forster: The Challenges in Adapting E. M. Forster's Novels for the Screen (February 2012)

Filming Forster focuses upon the challenges of producing film adaptations of five of E. M. Forster's novels...
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Saturday, March 31, 2012
Authors are welcome to contact the press about our books or to query us about their own scholarly projects, whether single-author or edited volumes. Queries, with sample materials, may be sent to Harry Keyishian, Director, at or to: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press (M-GH2-01) 285 Madison Avenue Madison NJ 07940 (973) 443-8564