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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

AWP Events

AWP Events

AWP Conference & Bookfair is on! March 24th to 26th, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia. Wesleyan will be there in person, Booth 1216. Thursday, 7:30 PM: An evening… READ MORE

Music in Ukraine

Music in Ukraine

“For years, the Ukrainian band DakhaBrakha has ended its shows chanting, “Stop Putin! No war!” What they had protested has now come to pass.” -Laura van Straaten, The New York… 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

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