Working @ Home

Working @ Home

The University of Arkansas Press continues to operate as staff work from home. Please review our staff listing and feel free to get in touch via email with any questions. Submissions of all types are open. Submissions for the 2021 Etel Adnan Poetry Prize, edited by...
University of Arkansas Press shipping update

University of Arkansas Press shipping update

Due to the impact of COVID-19, the governor of Illinois has issued a stay-at-home order for the entire state, beginning Saturday, March 21, 2020. The Chicago Distribution Center, which distributes books for the University of Arkansas Press, has therefore closed its...
Working @ Home

The University of Arkansas Press remains open.

  Life in our community, much as it is around the world, feels like a dramatically altered state, and we understand how unsettling the uncertainty can be. As in-person classes and gatherings on our campus come to a halt and plans to travel and coordinate events...
Patricia Smith Named Editor of Miller Williams Poetry Series

Patricia Smith Named Editor of Miller Williams Poetry Series

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Acclaimed poet Patricia Smith has been named series editor for the Miller Williams Poetry Series and will select the winner and finalists of the annual $5,000 Miller Williams Poetry Prize. Smith is the author of seven books of poetry and the...
Jose Padua Named 2019 Miller Williams Poetry Prize Winner

Jose Padua Named 2019 Miller Williams Poetry Prize Winner

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Jose Padua has won the 2019 Miller Williams Poetry Prize for his collection A Short History of Monsters. A finalist was also named: Jess Williard for his collection Unmanly Grief. Padua and Williard were selected by former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy...

Journal of Sport History reviews Sport, Culture, and Society titles

“DC Sports would be a useful addition to undergraduate courses in sports history, sociology, and African American studies.” —Journal of Sport History, Summer 2016   “Swanson and Wiggins have assembled a collection of ambitious scope and compelling topics that...