• The Best of the University Press: Recommendations for Smarter Reading

    In Honor of University Press Week

    Propaganda Art in the 21st Century

    Propaganda Art in the 21st Century by Jonas Staal
    (MIT Press)

    MLA Guide to Digital Literacy

    MLA Guide to Digital Literacy by Ellen C. Carillo
    (Modern Language Association of America)

    Stay Woke

    Stay Woke: A People’s Guide to Making All Black Lives Matter by Tehama Lopez Bunyasi and Candis Watts Smith
    (New York University Press)

    Not far From Me

    Not Far From Me: Stories of Opioids and Ohio edited by Daniel Skinner and Berkeley Franz
    (Ohio State University Press)

    Dolores Huerta Stands Strong

    Dolores Huerta Stands Strong: The Woman Who Demanded Justice by Marlene Targ Brill
    (Ohio University Press)

    beyond the Rebel Girl

    Beyond the Rebel Girl: Women and the Industrial Workers of the World in the Pacific Northwest, 1905-1924 by Heather Mayer
    (Oregon State University Press)

    After Gun Violence Craig Rood

    After Gun Violence: Deliberation and Memory in an Age of Political Gridlock by Craig Rood, edited by Ryan Peterson
    (Penn State University Press)

    Votes for Women

    Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence by Kate Clarke Lemay
    (Princeton University Press)

    Refugees in America

    Refugees in America: Stories of Courage, Resilience, and Hope in Their Own Words by Lee T. Bycel
    (Rutgers University Press)

    When Words Trump Politics

    When Words Trump Politics: Resisting a Hostile Regime of Language by Adam Hodges
    (Stanford University Press)

    The Big Thaw

    The Big Thaw: Policy, Governance, and Climate Change in the Circumpolar North edited by Ezra B. W. Zubrow, Errol Meidinger, and Kim Diana Connolly
    (State University of New York Press)

    People's Peace

    People’s Peace: Prospects for a Human Future edited by Yasmin Saikia and Chad Haines
    (Syracuse University Press)

    Who Will Speak for America

    Who Will Speak for America? edited by Stephanie Feldman and Nathaniel Popkin
    (Temple University Press)

    The World Pushes Back

    The World Pushes Back by Garret Keizer
    (Texas Review Press)

    Coming of Age at the end of Nature

    Coming of Age at the End of Nature: A Generation Faces Living on a Changed Planet edited by Susan A. Cohen and Julie Dunlap
    (Trinity University Press)

    The Responsibility of Intellectuals

    The Responsibility of Intellectuals edited by Nicholas Allott, Chris Knight, and Neil Smith
    (UCL Press)

    Writing as Punishment

    Writing as Punishment in Schools, Courts, and Everyday Life by Spencer Schaffner
    (University of Alabama Press)

    Fighter in Velvet Gloves

    Fighter in Velvet Gloves: Alaska Civil Rights Hero Elizabeth Peratrovich by Annie Boochever
    (University of Alaska Press)

    The Border and its bodies

    The Border and Its Bodies edited by Thomas E. Sheridan and Randall H. McGuire
    (University of Arizona Press)

    Protest and Democracy

    Protest and Democracy edited by Moisés Arce and Roberta Rice
    (University of Calgary Press)

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