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Depths As Well As Distances

On the heels of yesterday’s celebration of fathers, here is Kalamu ya Salaam’s loving and thoughtful tribute to his friend, collaborator, and mentor, Tom Dent. This poem is one of the many gems in Salaam’s 2021 collection Cosmic Deputy, available here. Featured image by Richard Mortel, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

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Printed books Reflections

Supporting Transgender Athletes

Letting trans people be who they areā€”and do what they love

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Forthcoming books Printed books

My Summer Reading List

Diving back into the literary pool

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Events Printed books Reflections

UNO Press at the Author Awards

In celebration of literary talent

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Printed books Reflections

Just Playing

On Pet Rats, “Domestic Arthropods,” and the Importance of Play

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Events Printed books Reflections

When Poetry Comes to Life

Honoring three I AM NEW ORLEANS poets, along with the inciting work of Marcus B. Christian, to kick off National Poetry Month

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Marginalia/just for fun Printed books Reflections

A Celebration of Women’s History Month

Appreciating diverse female perspectives through memoir, prose, and poems

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Marginalia/just for fun Printed books

The Pets of UNO Press

Introducing the critters in our staff’s lives

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Printed books

When the Bird Gets the Berry: Celebrating Amy Crider

“Know how to use the criticism you get. Neither agree too quickly nor reject it. Just use it in the best way possible.”

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Events Forthcoming books Media Printed books

Yalda: My New Favorite Holiday

2700 YEARS YOUNG