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Established in 1929, the University of New Mexico Press publishes creative works and scholarship in several disciplines, including anthropology, archaeology, indigenous studies, Native studies, Latin American studies, art, architecture, and the history, literature, ecology, and cultures of the American West. UNM Press is the largest publisher in New Mexico and seeks to represent the culture, history, and stories of the Southwest.

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All This Thinking

The Correspondence of Bernadette Mayer and Clark Coolidge

University of New Mexico Press

All This Thinking explores the deep friendship and the critical and creative thinking between Bernadette Mayer and Clark Coolidge, focusing on an intense three-year period in their three decades of correspondence.

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Semantics of the World

Selected Poems

University of New Mexico Press

This selection of extraordinary poems, edited and translated by Nohora A. Arrieta Fernández and Mark A. Sanders, presents Bustos Aguirre's works in Spanish alongside their English translations and features the critical apparatus necessary for making Bustos Aguirre's poetry more accessible to students, scholars, and the general reading public.

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Under the Cap of Invisibility

The Pantex Nuclear Weapons Plant and the Texas Panhandle

By Lucie Genay; Foreword by Alex Hunt
University of New Mexico Press

The book investigates how Pantex has impacted local identity by molding elements of the past into the guaranty of its future and its concealment.

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Dancing on the Sun Stone

Mexican Women and the Gendered Politics of Octavio Paz

University of New Mexico Press

Dancing on the Sun Stone is a uniquely transdisciplinary work that fuses modern Latin American history and literature to explore women's lives and gendered politics in Mexico.

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Hispano Bastion

New Mexican Power in the Age of Manifest Destiny, 1837-1860

University of New Mexico Press

In this groundbreaking study, historian Michael J. Alarid examines New Mexico's transition from Spanish to Mexican to US control during the nineteenth century and illuminates how emerging class differences played a crucial role in the regime change.

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Latinx Poetics

Essays on the Art of Poetry

Edited by Ruben Quesada; Foreword by Juan Felipe Herrera
University of New Mexico Press

Latinx Poetics: Essays on the Art of Poetry collects personal and academic writing from Latino, Latin American, Latinx, and Luso poets about the nature of poetry and its practice.

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Steinbeck’s Imaginarium

Essays on Writing, Fishing, and Other Critical Matters

University of New Mexico Press

In Steinbeck's Imaginarium, Robert DeMott delves into the imaginative, creative, and sometimes neglected aspects of John Steinbeck's artistic career.

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Reimagining History from an Indigenous Perspective

The Graphic Work of Floyd Solomon

By Joyce M. Szabo; Introduction by Siegfried Halus
University of New Mexico Press

In Reimagining History from an Indigenous Perspective, Joyce M. Szabo positions Solomon among his contemporaries, making this vibrant artist and his remarkable vision broadly available to audiences both familiar with his work and those seeing it for the first time.

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Love, Loosha

The Letters of Lucia Berlin and Kenward Elmslie

University of New Mexico Press, High Road Books

Love, Loosha is the extraordinary collection of letters between Lucia Berlin and her dear friend, the poet and Broadway lyricist Kenward Elmslie.

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Late Work

A Literary Autobiography of Love, Loss, and What I Was Reading

University of New Mexico Press

Useful for writers at any stage of development, Late Work offers a seasoned artist's thinking through the exploration of issues, paradoxes, and crises of faith.

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Breakdown

Lessons for a Congress in Crisis

University of New Mexico Press, High Road Books

em>Breakdown: Lessons for a Congress in Crisis traces the development of congressional dysfunction over more than three decades and provides eight case studies that examine how the crisis affects our government's ability to meet major policy challenges.

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The Production and Distribution of Mimbres Pottery

University of New Mexico Press

The Production and Distribution of Mimbres Pottery assesses a much-expanded INAA data set and presents a new and more-informed interpretation of ceramic production and distribution in the Mimbres region.

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