Recent & Notable


University Press of Kansas Launches New Academic Series Focused on Indigenous Studies

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…

Ten books every Kansan should read. Sorry, Dorothy.

October 3, 2022

UPK author Max McCoy recently wrote a piece for Kansas Reflector listing his 10 books every Kansas should read. We are honored to have published 3 of the titles. Though,…

Survival Guides

October 3, 2022

by Dan Coleman October 13, 2020 The other day at breakfast, I quizzed my kids on weasel scats. They are age seven and nine, and potty humor is their thing…

Upcoming Events

The Pelosi Legacy: Past, Present, and Future

Monday. December 5, 2022 | 4:30 pm

John Lawrence, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s former chief of staff and author of Arc of Power: Inside Nancy Pelosi’s Speakership, 2005–2010, will participate in a talk on Speaker Pelosi’s leadership and legacy, presented...

American Historical Association conference

Friday. January 6, 2023 | 9:00 am

The University Press of Kansas will be exhibiting in the AHA conference exhibit hall. Stop by booth 203, speak with our editors, and view our newly published titles in history.

Society for Military History conference

Friday. March 24, 2023 | 9:00 am

The University Press of Kansas will have a booth in the AHA conference exhibit hall. Stop by to speak with our editor and view our new books on military history.

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