New Books from the U of U Press


The Railroad and the Pueblo Indians: The Impact of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe on the Pueblos of the Rio Grande, 1880-1930

Richard H. Frost

Explores the social, cultural, and economic consequences of the railroad for the Pueblo Indian


Engineering Mountain Landscapes: An Anthropology of Social Investment

Edited by Laura L. Scheiber and María Nieves Zedeño

How humans transformed mountains and other elevated areas through time into culturally rich places

Shepherd and Shepherd

A Kingdom Transformed: Early Mormonism and the Modern LDS Church

New Edition

Gordon Shepherd and Gary Shepherd

The evolution of LDS doctrinal emphases explored through content analysis of General Conference rhetoric


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Upcoming Conferences:

Association of Partners for Public Lands
Spokane Convention Center, March 8-9, 2016

Society of American Archaeology
Orlando, Florida, April 6-10, 2016 

2015 was a winning year for University of Utah Press publications:

Congratulations to our award-winning authors!


Press Prizes:

Davis McCombs won the Agha Shahid Ali Poetry Prize for his manuscript, lore.

Glen Rice won the Don D. and Catherine S. Fowler Prize for his manuscript, Sending the Spirits Home.

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