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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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Read Thomas A. DeBlack's essay about Arkansas and the Great Influenza Outbreak of 1918.

Named the best Arkansas history book for 2020.

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Zaina Alsous named winner of the 2020 Norma Farber Award

Zaina Alsous named winner of the 2020 Norma Farber Award

Zaina Alsous has won the 2020 Norma Farber Award for her collection A Theory of Birds. The Norma Farber Book Award honors a first book of original poetry written by a living author and is given by the Poetry Society of America. The Judge was Matthew Shenoda. "In Zaina...

The Elaine Massacre of 1919: Resources

The Elaine Massacre of 1919: Resources

The first edition of Grif Stockley’s Blood in Their Eyes, published in 2001, brought renewed attention to the Elaine Massacre and sparked valuable new studies on racial violence and exploitation in Arkansas and beyond. With contributions from fellow historians Brian...

Fugitivism reviewed in Environmental History

Fugitivism reviewed in Environmental History

Kathryn Olivarius, of Stanford University, has reviewed S. Charles Bolton's Fugitivism: Escaping Slavery in the Lower Mississippi Valley, 1820–1860 in the April 2020 issue of Environmental History. Environmental History is an interdisciplinary journal that addresses...

P. Scott Cunningham teaches you how to write a zip ode

P. Scott Cunningham teaches you how to write a zip ode

The zip ode is an original form invented by O, Miami and WLRN designed to transform ZIP codes into occasions for lyrical neighborhood celebration. P. Scott Cunningham, author of Ya Te Veo, a finalist for the 2018 Miller Williams Poetry Prize, is a fonder of the O,...

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