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Julie Novkov and Victoria Woeste Take Over Landmark Law Cases Series at Kansas

February 15, 2024

by David Congdon The University Press of Kansas (UPK) welcomes renowned legal historians Julie Novkov and Victoria Saker Woeste as the new editors of the long-running and esteemed series of…

UPK author Mark Graber sends amicus brief to Supreme Court

January 31, 2024

by David Congdon Mark A. Graber, the Regents Professor at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law, has sent an amicus curiae (friend of the court) brief…

Paulson Takes Reins of UPK

November 15, 2023

By Brady Cullen The University Press of Kansas (UPK) board of trustees, composed of provosts from each of the six Kansas Regents institutions, has appointed Tim Paulson as the new…

Upcoming Events

Saving Point Reyes

Thursday. February 22, 2024 | 5:00 pm

Gerald Felix Warburg, author of Saving Point Reyes: How an Epic Conservation Victory Became a Tipping Point for Environmental Policy Action, will present a discussion on his book at the...

University Press Publishing: Submitting Proposals & From Dissertation to Book

Monday. February 26, 2024 | 3:00 pm

Join University Press of Kansas (UPK) Editor in Chief Joyce Harrison and Senior Editor David Congdon to learn how to submit a well-prepared proposal to the right press and how to transform your dissertation into...

Thunder from the Prairie: The Life of Harold E. Hughes

Tuesday. February 27, 2024 | 6:00 pm

Jerry Harrington, author of Thunder form the Prairie, The Life of Harold E. Hughes will give a presentation on the life of former Iowa Governor and US Senator, Harold E. Hughes.

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