The University Press of Mississippi was founded in 1970 and is supported by Mississippi's eight state universities. UPM publishes scholarly books of the highest distinction and books that interpret the South and its culture to the nation and the world. From its offices in Jackson, the University Press of Mississippi acquires, edits, distributes, and promotes more than eighty new books every year. Over the years, the Press has published more than 1000 titles and distributed more than 2,600,000 copies worldwide, each with the Mississippi imprint.

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Sweet Bitter Blues

Washington, DC's Homemade Blues

University Press of Mississippi

The first-ever account of the Washington, DC, blues scene

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Reading Testimony, Witnessing Trauma

Confronting Race, Gender, and Violence in American Literature

University Press of Mississippi

An extraordinary engagement with trauma and its witness across American literature

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American Antebellum Fiddling

University Press of Mississippi

The only book solely about antebellum American fiddling

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Ms. Marvel's America

No Normal

University Press of Mississippi

An in-depth exploration of the current Ms. Marvel, Kamala Khan

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Black Feelings

Race and Affect in the Long Sixties

University Press of Mississippi

How the black liberation movement confronted ideologies of progress and equality through emotional discourse

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Cuba hasta siempre

By Magdalena Solé; Foreword by Pico Iyer
University Press of Mississippi

An award-winning photographer’s vivid images of the island country

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Dancing Man

A Broadway Choreographer's Journey

University Press of Mississippi

The ultimate insider’s scoop on the most popular shows in Broadway history

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The Possible South

Documentary Film and the Limitations of Biraciality

University Press of Mississippi

How documentary film explodes common discourses of a South divided only by black and white

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Subversive Spirits

The Female Ghost in British and American Popular Culture

University Press of Mississippi

How some women find their greatest powers narrating after death

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Blake Edwards

Interviews

University Press of Mississippi

A long-overdue collection of interviews with the multitalented and versatile writer, director, and producer of such films as Days of Wine and Roses, Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Victor/Victoria, and the Pink Panther franchise

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