Note: We know that you may be away from your office and working at home during this time. We are happy to provide e-book review copies of our books that you can receive in your email instantly. We also have authors availalbe for interview or comment on a variety of Covid topics, from Guaranteed Annual Income to the digitization of the political process. Contact Kerry Kilmartin, kilmartin[at]ubcpress.ca to discuss your idea.
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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!
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