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Marta Effinger Crichlow on CUNY Radio

Marta Effinger-Crichlow talks about her book, Staging Migrations Toward an American West: From Ida B. Wells to Rhodessa Jones, on CUNY Radio, listen here!

Fawn-Amber Montoya on Colorado Matters

Fawn-Amber Montoya talks about her book Making an American Workforce on Colorado Matters. Listen here.

Marta Effinger-Crichlow to speak at the annual Juneteenth celebration in NYC

Juneteenth, also known as Freedom Day or Emancipation Day, is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. The African Burial Ground National Monument will celebrate Juneteenth with a special guest lecture by Marta Effinger-Crichlow, author of Staging Migrations toward an American West, on Friday, June 19,…

James Whiteside interviewed on Access Utah!

James Whiteside, author of Old Blue's Road, was interviewed on Utah Public Radio's Access Utah. Listen here!

Man on the Moon is a 2014 INDIEFAB Book of the Year Award Finalist!

Man in the Moon: Essays on Fathers and Fatherhood, edited by Stephanie G'Schwind has been selected by INDIEFAB as a finalist for the 2015 Book of the Year! "Every entry—each exploring the relationship between fathers and children—is equally strong, and picking the best is a fruitless endeavor. . . . these seventeen…

Michael Amundson on WPR

Michael Amundson talks about his newest book, Wyoming Revisited on Wyoming Pulic Radio  

AAUP to Serve in Advisory Capacity on Mellon-funded Study of Monograph Costs

AAUP to Serve in Advisory Capacity on Mellon-funded Study of Monograph Costs: A Task Force of AAUP Board and staff members, including UPC director Darrin Pratt, under the aegis of a Mellon-funded planning grant, worked with ITHAKA's Nancy Maron to think through and craft a grant proposal for the full…

New Approach to Book Reviews

UPC and four other university presses are working with the American Anthropological Association on a new approach to book reviews. See this article from the Chronicle of Higher Education, featuring our illustrious director Darrin Pratt!

NEA Grant will support two upcoming titles for Mountain West Poetry Series

The Center for Literary Publishing is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Art Works grant, which will help support two upcoming titles in the Mountain West Poetry Series. For more info, download the Colorado State Press Release.

USU Press Joins University Press of Colorado

Books Will Continue with USU Press Imprint A merger between USU Press at Utah State University and the University Press of Colorado has been finalized and approved. As proposed, the agreement allows USU Press to remain in Merrill-Cazier Library at Utah State, continuing the tradition of academic publishing and retaining…

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