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Janet Foxman Hired As Managing Editor of U of A Press

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Janet Foxman, who previously worked for the Oxford University, joins the U of A Press as managing editor.

University of Arkansas Press

Patricia Smith Named Editor of Miller Williams Poetry Series

Friday, February 14, 2020

The University of Arkansas Press poetry series, named for former director Miller Williams, is under new stewardship.

Fine Arts University of Arkansas Press

'Louis I. Kahn: The Nordic Latitudes' Published by UA Press, Fay Jones School

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

A new book by Per Olaf Fjeld and Emily Randall Fjeld will be celebrated with a Dec. 11 book signing in Vol Walker Hall on the university campus.

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Sara Lupita Olivares Named Winner of CantoMundo Poetry Prize

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

The winner receives a $1,000 prize and publication of their book through the University of Arkansas Press.

Awards University of Arkansas Press

Etel Adnan Poetry Prize Winner Zaina Alsous to Read at Fayetteville Poetry Festival, Oct. 12

Friday, October 11, 2019

Zaina Alsous, Arab-American poet and winner of the Etel Adnan Poetry Prize, will read from her prizewinning poetry collection A Theory of Birds (University of Arkansas Press) on Saturday, Oct. 12.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Entertainment Events Humanities University of Arkansas Press Middle East Studies Program

Third Annual Poetry Festival Brings Celebrated Poets to Northwest Arkansas

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

A U.S.-China Poetry Dialogue will lead off a series of public readings and workshops on Oct. 11 and 12. It is sponsored in part by the King Fahd Center, the U of A Press and the Multicultural Center.

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UA Press Author to Speak at Fayetteville Public Library

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

Ben F. Johnson III will discuss Arkansas’ political, economic, social and cultural history from 1930 to the present.

Events Humanities Lectures University of Arkansas Press

Jayson Iwen Named 2020 Miller Williams Poetry Prize Winner

Wednesday, September 04, 2019

Iwen earns a $5,000 prize for his poetry collection; Judy Halebsky and Angie Mazakis named as finalists.

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