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AAUP Media Auction Raises Funds for Africa Programs

A media auction held during the June annual meeting of the Association of American University Presses (AAUP) raised more than $11,000 to support Sabre Foundationís Book Donation and Internet Training programs in Africa.

Publications donating advertising space for bid at auction were The Chronicle of Higher Education, Harperís, Lingua Franca, The Nation, The New Republic, The New York Review of Books and Publishers Weekly. High bidders included the Modern Language Association, University of Illinois Press, University of Nebraska Press, University of North Carolina Press and Yale University Press. Thanks go out to all donating publishers and participating presses.