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The Russell Doctors and the Evolving Business of Medicine, 1799–1989
William D. Lindsey, William L. Russell, and Mary L. Ryan

The essential history, newly revised, of one of the deadliest racial conflicts America has ever seen.

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Celebrating forty years of publishing great books.
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...

Announcing the Forthcoming Publication of Shared Secrets

Announcing the Forthcoming Publication of Shared Secrets

Portrait of Charles J. Finger by Robert Hobart Davis, c. 1922 (Manuscripts and Archives Division, New York Public Library).The University of Arkansas Press announces the forthcoming publication of Shared Secrets: The Queer World of Newbery Medalist Charles J. Finger,...

Michael McGriff Named 2021 Miller Williams Poetry Prize Winner

Michael McGriff Named 2021 Miller Williams Poetry Prize Winner

Michael McGriff Craig Blais Madeleine Wattenberg Author, editor and translator Michael McGriff has won the 2021 Miller Williams Poetry Prize for his collection Eternal Sentences. Two finalists were also named: Craig Blais for his collection Moon News and Madeleine...

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Arab American poets.

The submission deadline for the 2022 Etel Adnan Poetry Prize is 15 April 2021.

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Poems that vivify.

The submission deadline for the 2022 Miller Williams Poetry Prize is 30 Sep 2020.
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