2017 Holiday Sale
Visit RIT Press and save 25% off your entire purchase all week! It's our gift to you for the holidays. Books, holiday cards, posters, and gift items are available here.
The sale will kick off with a holiday open house, 2-4 PM on Monday, December 11. RIT authors will be present to sign books, holiday treats will be provided, and we will offer a bonus of 30% off!
We are located on the second floor of the Wallace Center at RIT. The sale starts Monday, December 11, and continues through Friday, December 15, 9 AM to 4:30 PM daily.
We will be closing for the Thanksgiving holiday, and taking a short break from shipping orders. Place your order before noon on Tuesday, November 21 to ensure it ships before Thanksgiving. We will return on Monday, November 27.
Image: Lester Beall, "A Better Home" poster, for the Rural Electrification Administration, 1947. Featured in The American Image: U.S. Posters from the 19th to the 21st Century by Mark Resnick and R. Roger Remington (RIT Cary Graphic Arts Press, 2007).
Photo History / Photo Future conference, April 2018
RIT Press presents Photo History / Photo Future, a three-day conference on the archaeology and future of photography, April 20-22, 2018, Rochester, NY.
The conference offers a forum for reporting recent research findings, sharing current professional and scholarly practices, and discussing subjects pertinent to the broadly defined history and future of photography, including motion pictures. The conference will engage practitioners, librarians, archivists and the diverse scholarly disciplines and a variety of research methods on historically significant subjects and topics of future interest. Following the presentation of scholarship, the conference concludes with a photography-focused Antiquarian Show and Sale on Sunday.
For full conference details, please visit https://www.rit.edu/twc/photohistoryconference/
Alexander S. Lawson Publishing Center 10th Anniversary
RIT Press celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Alexander S. Lawson Publishing Center
Friday, May 12, 2017
The Wallace Center at RIT, second floor
All books on sale: 30% off in store 9 a.m.– 4:30 p.m.
Reception, cake cutting and refreshments 3– 4:30 p.m.
Please join us as we celebrate this milestone!
Closing for the holidays
We will be closed for the RIT institute holiday. Orders must be placed by Thursday, December 22 at 10 AM to be shipped before the break. We will return on Tuesday, January 3, 2017.
Holiday Sale: 20% off in store, December 12-16
Visit RIT Press and save 20% off your entire purchase all week! It's our gift to you for the holidays. Books, holiday cards, posters, and gift items are available here. We are located on the second floor of The Wallace Center at RIT. The sale starts Monday, December 12, and continues through Friday, December 16. RSVP on Facebook and browse our Holiday Gift Guide.
"Bob Davies" Book Talks and Signings with Barry Martin
Join author Barry S. Martin for a talk and/or book signing. Martin is the author of Bob Davies: A Basketball Legend.
Friday, September 23, 2016 4:00 PM
Richie Regan Athletic Center, Seton Hall University
South Orange, NJ
Sunday, September 25, 2016 4:00 PM
Monday, September 26, 2016 6:00 PM
Dauphin County Historical Society
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 12:00 PM
Midtown Scholar Bookstore
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 7:00 PM
State College, PA
Friday, September 30, 2016 7:00 PM
Barnes and Noble
Saturday, October 1, 2016 12:00 PM
Rochester Central Library
Saturday, October 1, 2016 2:30 PM
Barnes and Noble
Sunday, October 2, 2016 2:00 PM
Barnes and Noble
Holiday Closing 2015
RIT Press will be closed for the 2015 holiday break. The last chance to place an online order will be Tuesday, December 22 at noon. Any orders placed after that time will be processed in the new year. We will reopen on Monday, January 4, 2016.
New Book: Art for the People
A copiously illustrated and scholarly analysis of the single most important collection of 19th century American decorated stoneware. What started out as an everyday ware was transformed into a work of art and the decorative designs in cobalt blue afford insight into and reflect life in 19th century America.