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Now Available: Seattle Sports

Now Available: Seattle Sports

Seattle Sports: Play, Identity, and Pursuit in the Emerald City, edited by Terry Anne Scott, explores the vast and varied history of sports in this city where diversity and social progress are reflected in and reinforced by play. The work gathered here covers...

Submissions are Open for the $5,000 Miller Williams Poetry Prize

Submissions are Open for the $5,000 Miller Williams Poetry Prize

Every year, the University of Arkansas Press accepts submissions for the Miller Williams Poetry Series and from the books selected awards the $5,000 Miller Williams Poetry Prize in the following summer. In February 2020, acclaimed poet Patricia Smith was named editor...

Cover Revealed for Double Toil and Trouble

Cover Revealed for Double Toil and Trouble

The University of Arkansas Press is happy to introduce the cover design for Double Toil and Trouble: A New Novel and Short Stories by Donald Harington, edited by Brian Walter. Liz Lester, press production manager, was in charge of creative direction, including...

Sanderia Faye in the Dallas Morning News

Sanderia Faye in the Dallas Morning News

Amistad Press launched the movement and hashtags #BlackPublishingPower and #BlackOutBestSellerList to support black authors and get their names on bestseller lists throughout the country. Tracy Sherrod, editorial director of Amistad, brought this idea to life. She...

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