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Remembering poet Andrea Werblin

Remembering poet Andrea Werblin

We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of poet Andrea “Andi” Werblin Reid (November 30, 1969–August 5, 2022) She was the author of Lullaby for One Fist (Wesleyan,… READ MORE

Artist Appreciation Month

Artist Appreciation Month

At ‘WesPress’, we are celebrating Artist Appreciation Month! Here is a sampling of relevant books to celebrate visual artists and highlight their work. . 2022 Visual Art Collection Rare Light:… READ MORE

Collective Intelligence

Collective Intelligence

New Book Taps the Hive Mind on Liz Lerman’s Critical Response Process A guest by John Borstel, co-author and editor of Critique Is Creative: The Critical Response Process® in Theory… READ MORE

Parks and Recreation Month

Parks and Recreation Month

July is time to get outside and celebrate Parks and Recreation Month! Here is our collection of relevant books about food, travel, and outdoor recreation as we enter July. 2022… READ MORE

Honoring Sherley Anne Williams

Honoring Sherley Anne Williams

As we commemorate Juneteenth, we want to draw attention to the late Sherley Anne Williams (1944–1999). Williams was a multi-talented Black American woman—a poet, novelist, and playwright, as well as… READ MORE

Remembering David K. Leff

Remembering David K. Leff

We at ‘WesPress’ would like to pay our tribute to David K. Leff (1955–2022), an award-winning essayist, Pushcart Prize nominated poet, and former deputy commissioner of the Connecticut Department of… READ MORE

2022 Mark Twain Award: Gerald Vizenor

2022 Mark Twain Award: Gerald Vizenor

Congratulations Gerald Vizenor! The Society of Midwestern Literature’s Corporate Board has awarded Vizenor with the 2022 Mark Twain Award for Distinguished Contributions to Midwestern Literature. The Society has given this… READ MORE

Pride Month

Pride Month

This month at ‘WesPress’, we are celebrating Pride Month! Here are our latest and forthcoming books by queer authors. 2022 Pride Month Collection Magnified / Minnie Bruce Pratt 2022 Finalist… READ MORE

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