Information for Media

If you are considering a feature or review of any of our books, we would be pleased to provide you with:

  • review copies
  • contact information for experts on your topic of interest
  • a list of titles related to your topic
  • assistance with author interviews
  • author biographies, book covers, press releases, and media kits
  • suggestions for panel discussions

Review/media copy requests

When requesting a review or media copy, please specify the name of the venue in which the review or feature will be published or broadcast, a contact name, and the address to where we should send the book. We ask that a copy of the published review, article, or a link be emailed or mailed to our office. All review copies are provided at our discretion.

Media experts

UBC Press authors are well-known experts in their fields. Our authors are available to speak to the media and comment on or analyze current events and other topics, as well as being available for speaking engagements and panel discussions. Do you have a topic in mind? We may have an expert!

Please note that UBC Press authors do not necessarily reflect the opinions of UBC Press or the University of British Columbia.

The University of British Columbia also compiles a media experts list that can be found here.

Contact

For more information, please contact:  
Kerry Kilmartin, Publicist and Events Manager
t: (604) 822-8244
e: kilmartin[at]ubcpress.ca

Recent Media Kits

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A Queer Love Story
The Letters of Jane Rule and Rick Bébout

Edited by Marilyn R. Schuster

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Project Announcement:
A Digital Publishing Platform for Indigenous Studies

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