Our Acquisitions Editors

Christie Henry

Editorial Director, Sciences, Social Sciences, and Reference

E-mail: chenry@uchicago.edu
Subjects: Life sciences (behavior, conservation, ecology, evolution, marine biology, natural history, paleobiology); botany and gardening; earth and environmental sciences, linguistics
Series: Interspecific Interactions, Summits: Environmental Science, Law, and Policy, Humboldt in English, Theoretical Astrophysics, Chicago Lectures in Mathematics, Chicago Studies in Linguistics

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Alan G. Thomas

Editorial Director, Humanities and Social Sciences

E-mail: athomas2@uchicago.edu
Subjects: Literature; literary studies; media and cultural studies; religious studies
Series: South Asia Across the Disciplines, Buddhism and Modernity, Religion and Postmodernism, TRIOS, Class 200: New Studies in Religion

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Susan Bielstein

Executive Editor

E-mail: smb1@uchicago.edu
Subjects: Art; architecture; ancient archeology; classics
Series: Cinema and Modernity, Culture Trails: Adventures in Travel, Project Tango: Artists and Writers Together

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Elizabeth Branch Dyson

Senior Editor

E-mail: ebd@uchicago.edu
Subjects: Ethnomusicology; interdisciplinary philosophy; education
Series: Chicago Studies in Ethnomusicology; Big Issues in Music; History and Philosophy of Education

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T. David Brent

Executive Editor

E-mail:tbrent@uchicago.edu
Subjects: Anthropology; paleoanthropology; philosophy; psychology
Series: The Seminars of Jacques Derrida

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Karen Merikangas Darling 

Senior Editor

E-mail: darling@uchicago.edu
Subjects: Science studies (history, philosophy, and social studies of science, medicine, and technology)
Series: scienceculture, Synthesis

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Margaret Hivnor

Editor

E-mail: mhivnorl@uchicago.edu
Acquires reprint rights from other publishers for previously published works in all fields in which the Press is active

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Mary E. Laur 

Senior Editor

E-mail: mlaur@uchicago.edu
Subjects: Writing guides; regional reference; general reference; geography and cartography
Series: Chicago Guides to Writing, Editing, and Publishing; History of Cartography; The Kenneth Nebenzahl, Jr. Lectures in the History of Cartography

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Timothy Mennel 

Senior Editor

E-mail: tmennel@uchicago.edu
Subjects: American history; Chicago and other regional publishing
Series: American Beginnings, 1500-1900 Chicago Architecture and Urbanism; Chicago History of American Religion; Chicago Visions and Revisions; Historical Studies of Urban America

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Douglas Mitchell 

Executive Editor

E-mail: dmitchel@uchicago.edu
Subjects: History; sociology; sexuality studies; rhetoric
Series: Morality and Society, Chicago Series on Sexuality, History, and Society, Worlds of Desire, Fieldwork Encounters and Discoveries, Animal Lives

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Chuck Myers

Senior Editor

E-mail: myersc@uchicago.edu
Subjects: Political science; law and society
Series: Chicago Series in Law and Society, Chicago Studies in American Politics

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Priya Nelson

Associate Editor

E-mail: pnelson@uchicago.edu
Subjects: Anthropology, history
Series: Chicago Studies in Practices of Meaning

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Randolph Petilos

Assistant Editor

E-mail: rpetilos@uchicago.edu
Subjects: Medieval studies; poetry in translation
Series: The Other Voice in Early Modern Europe, Phoenix Poets (this series is closed to unsolicited submissions)

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Marta Tonegutti

Editor

E-mail: mtonegut@uchicago.edu
Subjects: Music
Series: The Works of Giuseppe Verdi

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James Attlee

Editor at Large, U.K.

E-mail: jamesattlee@talktalk.net
Subjects: General Non-Fiction

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Economics Editor

TBA

Interim E-mail: chenry@uchicago.edu
Subjects: Economics, business, finance
Series: National Bureau of Economic Research, Markets and Governments in Economic History

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