Forging Communities wins ASFS Book Award

Forging Communities wins ASFS Book Award

Forging Communities: Food and Representation in Medieval and Early Modern Southwestern Europe, edited by Montserrat Piera has won the 2019 book award, best edited collection, from the Association for the Study of Food and Society. Forging Communities explores the...
Interpreting Kigali, Rwanda Wins Award From Design Research Group

Interpreting Kigali, Rwanda Wins Award From Design Research Group

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Interpreting Kigali, Rwanda: Architectural Inquiries and Prospects for a Developing African City by Korydon H. Smith and Tomà Berlanda has been named the winner of the 2019 Great Places Award by the Environmental Design Research Association. The...
It’s All Done Gone wins Ned Shank Award

It’s All Done Gone wins Ned Shank Award

Congratulations to Patsy Watkins, winner of the 2018 Ned Shank Award for Outstanding Preservation Publication from Preserve Arkansas for her book It’s All Done Gone: Arkansas Photographs from the Farm Security Administration Collection, 1935–1943.

Kenneth Barnes Wins Ragsdale Award

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Anti-Catholicism in Arkansas: How Politicians, the Press, the Klan, and Religious Leaders Imagined an Enemy, 1910–1960, by Kenneth Barnes, received the 2017 J.G. Ragsdale Award in Arkansas History. The book was published in November 2016 by the...

Two Books Named Choice Outstanding Academic Titles

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Two books recently published by the University of Arkansas Press were chosen as among the “Outstanding Academic Titles” for 2016. The books are: Slavery and Secession in Arkansas: A Documentary History, by University of Arkansas associate...