November 30, 2023
The project—including MIT Press’s Director and Publisher Amy Brand and Director of Journals and Open Access Nick Lindsay—examines the current state of the research enterprise and what might come next.
October 27, 2022
MIT Press director and publisher Amy Brand weighs in on a new U.S. policy requiring federally funded research to be freely accessible. How will this affect the way research is published and consumed?
September 12, 2022
Brand earns an Emmy nomination for executive producing a recent PBS feature film, Picture a Scientist, as part of PBS’s NOVA science series.
May 31, 2022
Press director and publisher Amy Brand spoke to Slice of MIT about some of the Press’s core values.
April 8, 2022
Brand asks in her op-ed, “how did we—libraries and publishers, guardians and purveyors of knowledge—become so polarized?”
December 31, 2021
After a difficult 2021, we honor the enduring power of good books to convey knowledge, enlighten minds, and change the world.
October 14, 2021
Produced in collaboration with the MIT Press, the film examines gender bias in academic science in the 1990s and features interviews with leading scientists, including biologist Nancy Hopkins.
January 15, 2020
The MIT Press Reader draws on the Press’s rich backlist and family of distinguished authors to provide thought-provoking excerpts, interviews, and other original works.
August 13, 2015
We present the second half of Editorial Director Gita Manaktala’s conversation with the Press’s new Director, Amy Brand.
August 6, 2015
Get to know the MIT Press’s new Director, Amy Brand, in this two-part Q&A series. Editorial Director Gita Manaktala conducted the interview.