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UPK Pride Month Reading Essentials

June 24, 2024

by Rylie Oswald Al-Awhad The University Press of Kansas has compiled a list of titles to commemorate Pride Month. June is the anniversary month of the Stonewall riots of 1969….

UPK Juneteenth Reading List

June 19, 2024

by Rylie Oswald Al-Awhad The University Press of Kansas celebrates Juneteenth with a list of titles featuring African Americans’ fight for freedom and equal rights. Juneteenth, or June 19th, marks…

Songs that Said “No” to the Vietnam War

April 24, 2024

by Eli Greenbaum, author of Hell, No, We Didn’t Go! Firsthand Accounts of Vietnam War Protest and Resistance. It’s guns, cannons, bombs, and all sorts of explosions that are usually…

Upcoming Events

Gettysburg’s Southern Front at Rocky Mountain Civil War Roundtable meeting

Thursday. August 8, 2024 | 6:00 pm

Hampton Newsome, author of Gettysburg’s Southern Front: Opportunity and Failure at Richmond, will speak about his book at a meeting of the Rocky Mountain Civil War Roundtable.

American Political Science Association conference

Thursday. September 5, 2024 | 8:00 am

The University Press of Kansas will have a booth in the exhibit hall at the APSA conference from September 5th through the 8th. Stop by our booth, speak with our editor, and view our newly...

Gettysburg’s Southern Front at Chattanooga Civil War Round Table meeting

Thursday. September 12, 2024 | 12:00 am

Hampton Newsome, author of Gettysburg’s Southern Front: Opportunity and Failure at Richmond, will speak about his book at a meeting of the Chickamauga & Chattanooga Civil War Round Table.

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