Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences

Public Books and the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) have partnered to produce original articles and interviews that celebrate interdisciplinary thinking and interrogate human beliefs, behaviors, interactions, and institutions. 

Co-Opting AI

Co-Opting AI, a collaboration between Public Books and the Institute for Public Knowledge, puts the most forward-thinking scholars and activists across technology, design, and inequality into conversation with one another, to consider how we can reclaim the story about technology for our planetary future.

Data & Society

Data & Society and Public Books have partnered to produce a podcast season that explores how human life has been quantified as data.

Digital Humanities at MIT

Public Books and Digital Humanities at MIT partner to examine the role of the digital in the life of scholars and societies.


Public Books and JSTOR Daily have partnered to produce a series of roundtable discussions that bring a scholarly perspective to topics ranging from the college admissions process to the legacy of Freud.

La Vie des Idées

Public Books and the French magazine La Vie des Idées annually offer a collaborative series of articles addressing issues of global concern.


“Make extreme neutral” is the goal of Tokyo-based NEUT Magazine, which in this project with Public Books shines a light on different forms of violence and discrimination against Asian minorities—in Japan and around the world.

Princeton University Press

As part of a shared commitment to bringing scholarly ideas to the world, Public Books has entered into a nonexclusive partnership allowing Princeton University Press to reprint an ongoing series of essays containing press-related content to be featured concurrently on our respective sites.

Racism, Immigration, and Citizenship (JHU)

Johns Hopkins University’s Program in Racism, Immigration, and Citizenship has partnered with Public Books to consider reading, learning, and writing as politics. The resulting project features conversations between graduate students and luminary scholars.

Recall This Book

Public Books presents a selection of edited conversations originally produced by Recall This Book, a podcast that explores contemporary issues by looking at books that shaped the world we inherited.

SFMOMA’s Public Knowledge

In Cities, Knowledge, and the Digital Age, a new partnership between Public Books and SFMOMA’s Public Knowledge project, we seek to understand how technology has changed cities.

Sydney Review of Books

Public Books and the Sydney Review of Books have partnered to exchange an ongoing series of essays with international concerns.