New Release

New Kings of the World: Dispatches from Bollywood, Dizi, and K-Pop by Fatima Bhutto “A probing look at some of the shifting tides of global culture....Witty and packed with detail, this is an intercultural shot that should be heard around the world."—Kirkus ★ starred review more

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Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet by David Kaye “"An essential contribution to the discussion of free speech and its online enemies."—Kirkus ★ starred review | "Crucial to understanding the tactics, rhetoric and stakes in one of the most consequential free speech debates in human history."—Cory Doctorow, Boing Boing more

Upcoming Event

William Wheeler at the Strand Book Store (in conversation with MSNBC’s David Gura)

William Wheeler at the Strand Book Store (in conversation with MSNBC’s David Gura)

Thursday, January 16, 2020
7:00pm — 8:00pm

The Strand Bookstore
828 Broadway (& 12th Street)
New York, NY 10003

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Upcoming Event

William Wheeler at Politics & Prose (in conversation with Thomas Edsall)

William Wheeler at Politics & Prose (in conversation with Thomas Edsall)

Saturday, January 18, 2020
1:00pm — 2:00pm

Politics and Prose Bookstore
5015 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008

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10/14/2019, Miranda Sita

'New Kings of the World' with Fatima Bhutto | Part One

'New Kings of the World' with Fatima Bhutto | Part One

Acclaimed Pakistani writer Fatima Bhutto joins the show. Her most recent book, New Kings of the World, examines the new arbiters of mass culture ―India’s Bollywood films, Turkey's soap operas, or dizi, and South Korea's pop music.           

5/21/2019, Columbia Global Reports

Starred review from Kirkus calls 'Speech Police' an 'essential contribution'

Starred review from Kirkus calls 'Speech Police' an 'essential contribution'

The early reviews are in for Columbia Global Reports' twentieth book, David Kaye's Speech Police: The Global Struggle to Govern the Internet. We are delighted to read Kirkus Reviews' enthusiastic appraisal of the work in our first-ever starred review from the publication: Policing the internet is necessary, but which entity shall we entrust with doing… more

4/11/2019, Miranda Sita

John B. Judis: Is Progressive Nationalism a Thing?

John B. Judis: Is Progressive Nationalism a Thing?

Nick speaks with Columbia Global Reports author and veteran reporter John B. Judis about his new book that examines the worldwide wave of nationalism and how U.S. Democrats can win against Donald Trump in 2020.    

New Release

We Want To Negotiate: The Secret World of Kidnapping, Hostages, and Ransom, Joel Simon "A firm no-concessions policy that relies on meager evidence is inexcusable, he argues, when lives hang in the balance. 'We Want to Negotiate' is a helpful, accessible contribution to a decades-old dilemma." —Ann Toews, The Wall Street Journal more