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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

National Poetry Month

National Poetry Month

This month at “WesPress”—as we are known on our campus—we are celebrating Spring and National Poetry Month! Here are our latest and forthcoming poetry books. Use discount code Q301 if… READ MORE

Announcing “Baring Unbearable Sensualities”

Announcing “Baring Unbearable Sensualities”

Baring Unbearable Sensulaities brings together a bold methodology, an interdisciplinary perspective and a rich array of primary sources to deepen and complicate mainstream understandings of Hip Hop Dance, which have… READ MORE

Women’s History Month: Paris Press

Women’s History Month: Paris Press

March is Women’s History Month, celebrating the contributions of women in society. We thought it was a good time to draw attention to Paris Press. Paris Press (1995–2018) was founded… READ MORE

Recent Books by Black Authors

Recent Books by Black Authors

Read more about the books: Occasional Views Volume 1, Occasional Views Volume 2, and Letters from Amherst, by Samuel R Delany Asked What Has Changed and To See the Earth… READ MORE

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