All Ohio University Press titles are protected by copyright. We ask that copyright laws are respected and our material properly credited.

Photocopying and Course Packs

To request permission to photocopy material for the classroom, please contact Copyright Clearance Center.

Copyright Clearance Center
222 Rosewood Drive
Danvers, MA 01923
978.646.2600
info@copyright.com
copyright.com

Copyright.com is operated by Copyright Clearance Center, a global rights broker that promotes the seamless sharing of knowledge by creating innovative licensing solutions that let academic institutions, businesses, and individuals quickly get permission to use copyright-protected materials while compensating authors, publishers, and other content creators for the use of their works.

Reprint for Use in a Publication

For permission consideration, please download and complete our Permission Request form and submit to:

Sally Welch
Ohio University Press
31 S. Court St., Suite 143
Athens, OH 45701
welchs@ohio.edu
740.593.4536 Fax

Note that all fields must be completed before your request can be processed.

Please allow 1–2 weeks for processing.

Illustrations, Photographs, Tables and Maps

Rights to most illustrations in our material are not controlled by Ohio University Press, but by a third-party rightsholder. Please check the credit line, the copyright page or the acknowledgments page for a list of credits and contact the rightsholder directly.


Lincoln, Congress, and Emancipation
“When Lincoln took office, in March 1861, the national government had no power to touch slavery in the states where it existed. Lincoln understood this, and said as much in his first inaugural address, noting: ‘I have no purpose, directly or indirectly, to interfere with the institution of slavery in the States where it exists.’”


The Crisis of Meaning and the Life-World
Husserl, Heidegger, Arendt, Patočka
Učník examines the existential conflict that formed the focus of Edmund Husserl’s final work: how to reconcile scientific rationality with the meaning of human existence. To investigate this conundrum, she places Husserl in dialogue with three of his most important successors: Martin Heidegger, Hannah Arendt, and Jan Patočka.


Driven toward Madness
The Fugitive Slave Margaret Garner and Tragedy on the Ohio
The story of Margaret Garner—the runaway slave who, when confronted with capture, slit the throat of her toddler daughter rather than have her face a life in slavery—has inspired Toni Morrison’s Beloved, a film based on the novel starring Oprah Winfrey, and an opera.


Drawing on the Victorians
The Palimpsest of Victorian and Neo-Victorian Graphic Texts
Late nineteenth-century Britain experienced an unprecedented explosion of visual print culture and a simultaneous rise in literacy across social classes. New printing technologies facilitated quick and cheap dissemination of images—illustrated books, periodicals, cartoons, comics, and ephemera—to a mass readership.


Winter of Artifice
Three Novelettes
Swallow Press’s reissue of Winter of Artifice, with a new introduction by Laura Frost, presents an important opportunity to consider anew the work of Anaïs Nin who laid the groundwork for later writers, but whom critics frequently dismiss as solipsistic or overblown.