Author Photos:

Link to Picasa collection of Author Pics, Action Shots (Credit Sue Lee, UW-L)

Link to zipped file of LonghurstAuthorPhotos (Credit Sue Lee, UW-L)

Link to author mug shot

Cover Art:

as PNG:


as jpg:

coveras hi-res, scalable (SVG)  PDF file

Historical images:

(without copyright restriction, suitable for publication)

1896 A. B. Frost illustration, “Tourists riding Bicycles,” from Library of Congress — in hi-res TIF format at link

Press Releases (some with images):

January 2016 Bike Northfield Press Release Images

January 2016 Appleton / Lawrence University Press Release LonghurstAppletonImages

June 17 Press Release for Portland June 23 Events

June 15, 2015 University of Washington Press Release, with images and new publicity contact info

May 27 Press Release for Chicago, IL Event June 4 

May 7 UW- L Bike Tour Press Release for Rochester, WI event May 17

May 7 UW-L Bike Tour Press Release for La Crosse, WI event May 20

April 2 UW-L Press Release

February 1, 2015 University of Washington Press Release

Press Coverage:

June 2015, Portland MercuryFree Passage: A Historian Explains Why the Streets Are Ours (Not Just Cars’)

May 2015,  La Crosse Tribune, UW-L Professor explores bike culture with new book

April 2015, Milwaukee Journal-SentinelProfessor’s Love of Biking Leads to Book on Road Battles

April 2015, Wall Street Journal, 150 Years of Bike Lane Battles

Minnpost, June 2015, “New book looks at bike battles, past and present

August 2015, Rice University Kinder Institute “Urban Edge” blog:  “Bike Battles: Why We Debate Who Owns the Road

September 2015, University of Wisconsin – Madison, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, Center for Culture, History and the Environment, “Edge Effects” Blog:  “Bike Battles: A Conversation on the Road with James Longhurst

September 5, 2015: Outspoken Cyclist radio show and podcast

September 3, 2015, Ben’s Cycle (Milwaukee, IL) Blog:  “Author Longhurst Tells Stories of Bicycle History at Ben’s Cycle

September 13, 2015, The Capital Times, (Madison, WI): “Q&A: In ‘Bike Battles,’ author James Longhurst writes about the struggle to share the road

September 30, 2015, Silent Sports magazine: “New book: Bike Battles — Q&A with author James Longhurst

October 4, 2015, New York Daily News (NYC), op/ed: “Bike lanes make roads shared again