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UPC is saddened to hear of the passing of William A. Weber, who died on March 18, 2020, at the…
March 30, 2020

Renowned UPC author William A. Weber dies at 101

UPC is saddened to hear of the passing of William A. Weber, who died on…
The stories, jokes, conspiracy theories, and rumors around outbreaks can be more damaging than the diseases that spawn them, and…
March 18, 2020

Free resources for understanding cultural responses to the COVID-19 outbreak

The stories, jokes, conspiracy theories, and rumors around outbreaks can be more damaging than the…
    The stories, jokes, conspiracy theories, and rumors around outbreaks can be more damaging than the diseases that spawn them,…
March 04, 2020

50% off resources to combat our coronavirus infodemic

    The stories, jokes, conspiracy theories, and rumors around outbreaks can be more damaging than…
(Re)Considering What We Know appears in the latest Selected New Books on Higher Education column of The Chronicle of Higher…
February 25, 2020

(Re)Considering What We Know in CHE!

(Re)Considering What We Know appears in the latest Selected New Books on Higher Education column…
Three UPC titles—Thanks for Watching, Identity Policitcs of Difference, and Ancient Households of the Americas—have been "unlactched" as part of…
February 21, 2020

Three new titles unlatched!

Three UPC titles—Thanks for Watching, Identity Policitcs of Difference, and Ancient Households of the Americas—have…
Key Theoretical Frameworks: Teaching Technical Communication in the Twenty-First Century is the winnner the 2020 Conference on College Composition and…
February 11, 2020

Key Theoretical Frameworks wins Best Original Collection of Essays in…

Key Theoretical Frameworks: Teaching Technical Communication in the Twenty-First Century is the winnner the 2020…
Travis D. Boyce and Winsome Chunnu, editors of Historicizing Fear: Ignorance, Vilification, and Othering, will be on the The Dock…
January 09, 2020

Travis D. Boyce and Winsome Chunnu to be featured on…

Travis D. Boyce and Winsome Chunnu, editors of Historicizing Fear: Ignorance, Vilification, and Othering, will…
 New Books Network's New Books in Folklore postcast features Andrea Kitta and her new USUP book Kiss of Death: Contagion,…
December 18, 2019

Andrea Kitta on New Books in Folklore

 New Books Network's New Books in Folklore postcast features Andrea Kitta and her new USUP…
John Duffy's Provocations of Virtue: Rhetoric, Ethics, and the Teaching of Writing is number 17 on Library Journal's Top 20…
December 03, 2019

Library Journal's Top 20 Best-Selling Language Titles

John Duffy's Provocations of Virtue: Rhetoric, Ethics, and the Teaching of Writing is number 17…
Each week, The Colorado Sun and Colorado Humanities & Center For The Book publish an excerpt from a Colorado book…
November 12, 2019

Polly McLean in the Colorado Sun

Each week, The Colorado Sun and Colorado Humanities & Center For The Book publish an…
November 07, 2019

Daniel H. Inouye and Distant Islands on FOX5

UPC author Daniel H. Inouye and his book, Distant Islands: The Japanese American Community in…
UPC author Daniel H. Inouye and his book, Distant Islands: The Japanese American Community in New York City, 1876-1930s featured…