Recent & Notable
January 13, 2023
by Christian B. Keller, editor of Southern Strategies: Why the Confederacy Failed. Read Part 1 here. In the second segment of my analysis on why the Confederacy failed in its…
Ricketts Senate Appointment Gives the Impression that Political Appointments Go to the Highest Bidder
January 12, 2023
by Ross Benes, author of Rural Rebellion: How Nebraska Became a Republican Stronghold If you want to understand how much Nebraska politics has changed during the twenty-first century, consider Pete…
November 17, 2022
The University Press of Kansas (UPK) is excited to launch The Lyda Conley Series on Trailblazing Indigenous Futures. Using Conley’s extraordinary life and work as a framework, this series features…
Tuesday. February 7, 2023 | 12:00 pm
John Roy Price, author of The Last Liberal Republican: An Insider's Perspective on Nixon’s Surprising Social Policy and former Special Assistant to President Nixon, will speak at the Dutch Treat Club in New York.
Friday. February 10, 2023 | 6:30 pm
Lilly J. Goren, coeditor of The Politics of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, will appear at Boswell Books for an evening of conversation about the book.
Sunday. February 19, 2023 | 2:30 pm
Jeffrey O.G. Ogbar, author of Hip-Hop Revolution: The Culture and Politics of Rap, will speak at the Kansas City Public Library’s Plaza Branch.
Recent Award Winners
Constructing Constitutional Union in Early American History
The Story of the Kansas State Industrial Farm for Women
From Confederation to Empire, 1775-1903
The Presidency and National Identity
Memory, Museums, and the National Imagination
Twenty Years of Teaching Creative Writing at Douglas County Jail