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UPK Top Ten, #10

April 11, 2024

By Aubree Chavez We are excited to count down the ten best-selling books in the 78-year history of the University Press of Kansas. Check back each week as continue the…

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…

Upcoming Events

Trails That Connect Us

Thursday. April 25, 2024 | 5:00 pm

Staff from the University Press of Kansas will be manning a booth at the annual Trails That Connect Us festival, hosted by Free State Brewing Company on the grounds of their Eastside production facility.

John Kenneth White to speak at Catholics Vote Common Good national meeting

Sunday. April 28, 2024 | 7:00 pm

John Kenneth White, author of Grand Old Unraveling: The Republican Party, Donald Trump, and the Rise of Authoritarianism, will speak about his book at the online meeting of the national organization Catholics Vote Common Good.

2024 AUPresses Book, Jacket, and Journal Show

Monday. May 6, 2024 | 10:00 am

The Association of University Presses' annual juried exhibition of book and book cover design will be hosted at the Lawrence Public Library from May 6 to 17.

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