New Books from the U of U Press
Justin McCarthy, Ömer Turan, Cemalettin Taşkıran
A close historical analysis of the “Sasun massacres” and relations among Armenians, Turks, and Kurds
Edited by Jessie L. Embry and Brian Q. Cannon
Scholars from multiple disciplines discuss the role of immigration in the American West.
George C. Frison
Foreword by William "Bill" Woodcock
In this memoir, Frison shares his work and his atypical journey from rancher to professor and archaeologist.
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- American Indian
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- Tanner Lectures
- Western History
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We've been fortunate with author awards lately!
- Kim Young was a finalist for the Kate Tufts Discovery Award for her book
Night Radio. Click here to see the award announcement.
- Kara Candito won a Pushcart award for her poem “Monologue during a Blackout,” which appears in her book
- Todd Compton has been awarded the MHA Best Biography Award in 2013 for his book
A Frontier Life: Jacob Hamblin, Explorer and Indian Missionary.
- Choice Outstanding Academic Title award went to
Nine Mile Canyon: The Archaeological History of an American Treasure by Jerry D. Spangler.
15 bytes, Utah's art magazine, has named
Final Light: The Life and Art of V. Douglas Snow , edited by Frank McEntire as the most exceptional art book for 2014.
Congratulations to all our authors!
Glen Rice has been awarded the Don D. and Catherine S. Fowler Prize for his manuscript, "Sending the Spirits Home."
Sara Wallace has been awarded the Agha Shahid Ali Poetry Prize for her manuscript, "The Rival."