War Owl Falling

“Offers a unique and important perspective on Classic Maya society through the lens of innovation. Eberl’s work is richly grounded in a multidisciplinary approach that weaves archaeological data with epigraphy, iconography, and comparative social theory.”—Andrew K. Scherer, author of Mortuary Landscapes of the Classic Maya: Rituals of Body and Soul “The first sustained account of … Continue reading War Owl Falling


Southeastern Archaeological Conference 2017

Last week UPF traveled to Tulsa, Oklahoma, for the Southeastern Archaeological Conference. We had a great time showcasing our new and bestselling southeastern archaeology books and meeting with scholars in the field. Several of our authors stopped by to visit our booth.     Randy Daniel, coauthor of Harney Flats: A Florida Paleoindian Site . . Jerry … Continue reading Southeastern Archaeological Conference 2017

The President and American Capitalism since 1945

"A compelling case for the prominent role of presidents in the social and economic fabric of American life."—Vicki Howard, author of From Main Street to Mall: The Rise and Fall of the American Department Store "A fascinating look at how presidents have handled their economic responsibilities since World War II."—Julian E. Zelizer, coeditor of What’s … Continue reading The President and American Capitalism since 1945

Joyce and the Law

"A capacious, generative, and important collection with far-ranging implications for Joyce studies and for our understanding of literature’s relationship to law. Goldman brings together a tremendous group of scholars, critics, and legal practitioners whose rich perspectives set the terms for an enduring conversation on the place of law in Joyce and in culture broadly conceived."—Ravit … Continue reading Joyce and the Law

Tampa Bay Times Festival of Reading 2017

It was a beautiful day in St. Petersburg, Florida, this past Saturday for the annual Tampa Bay Times Festival of Reading. We displayed some of our new and bestselling books, and we had a great time talking with festival-goers who stopped by to browse. Several UPF authors presented their new books at the festival and visited … Continue reading Tampa Bay Times Festival of Reading 2017

Q&A with Digital Scholarship Librarian Laurie Taylor on New Open Books Series

It’s University Press Week! This year’s theme for UP Week is #LookItUP: Knowledge Matters, chosen by the Association of American University Presses (AAUP). We are proud to be a part of the AAUP, an organization of nonprofit publishers whose members strive to advance scholarship through their offerings. Today we’re participating in a blog tour that’s … Continue reading Q&A with Digital Scholarship Librarian Laurie Taylor on New Open Books Series