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West Virginia University Press is the only university press, and the largest publisher of any kind, in the state of West Virginia. A part of West Virginia University, they publish books and scholarly journals by authors around the world, with a particular emphasis on Appalachian studies, history, higher education, the social sciences, and interdisciplinary books about energy, environment, and resources. They also publish works of fiction and creative nonfiction, and collaborate on innovative digital publications, notably West Virginia History: An Open Access Reader.

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Storytelling in Queer Appalachia

Imagining and Writing the Unspeakable Other

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Heeding the Call

A Study of Denise Giardina's Novels

West Virginia University Press
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Wheeling's Polonia

Reconstructing Polish Community in a West Virginia Steel Town

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Radical Hope

A Teaching Manifesto

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I'm Afraid of That Water

A Collaborative Ethnography of a West Virginia Water Crisis

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Famine in the Remaking

Food System Change and Mass Starvation in Hawaii, Madagascar, and Cambodia

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Mountaineers Are Always Free

Heritage, Dissent, and a West Virginia Icon

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Beyond Populism

Angry Politics and the Twilight of Neoliberalism

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Teaching about Race and Racism in the College Classroom

Notes from a White Professor

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Intentional Tech

Principles to Guide the Use of Educational Technology in College Teaching

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Geography's Quantitative Revolutions

Edward A. Ackerman and the Cold War Origins of Big Data

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Energy Culture

Art and Theory on Oil and Beyond

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American Grief in Four Stages

Stories

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Fatherless

A Memoir

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The Painted Forest

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The Black Butterfly

Brazilian Slavery and the Literary Imagination

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Geeky Pedagogy

A Guide for Intellectuals, Introverts, and Nerds Who Want to Be Effective Teachers

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Mountains Piled upon Mountains

Appalachian Nature Writing in the Anthropocene

Edited by Jessica Cory
West Virginia University Press
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Appointed

An American Novel

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Governing the Wind Energy Commons

Renewable Energy and Community Development

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To the Bones

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Modern Moonshine

The Revival of White Whiskey in the Twenty-First Century

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Lowest White Boy

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LGBTQ Fiction and Poetry from Appalachia

Edited by Jeff Mann and Julia Watts
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Far Flung

Improvisations on National Parks, Driving to Russia, Not Marrying a Ranger, the Language of Heartbreak, and Other Natural Disasters

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On Petrocultures

Globalization, Culture, and Energy

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Capitalist Pigs

Pigs, Pork, and Power in America

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Appalachian Reckoning

A Region Responds to Hillbilly Elegy

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Appalachia North

A Memoir

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Beyond The Good Earth

Transnational Perspectives on Pearl S. Buck

Edited by Jay Cole and John R. Haddad
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Smell and History

A Reader

Edited by Mark M. Smith
West Virginia University Press
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How Humans Learn

The Science and Stories behind Effective College Teaching

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Reach Everyone, Teach Everyone

Universal Design for Learning in Higher Education

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After Coal

Stories of Survival in Appalachia and Wales

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The Sound of Holding Your Breath

Stories

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Oil and Urbanization on the Pacific Coast

Ralph Bramel Lloyd and the Shaping of the Urban West

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The Politics of Lists

Bureaucracy and Genocide under the Khmer Rouge

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Their Houses

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Meaningful Grading

A Guide for Faculty in the Arts

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Last Mountain Dancer

Hard-Earned Lessons in Love, Loss, and Honky-Tonk Outlaw Life

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Snakehunter

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Rebecca Harding Davis

A Life Among Writers

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The Argument about Things in the 1980s

Goods and Garbage in an Age of Neoliberalism

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Songwriting in Contemporary West Virginia

Profiles and Reflections

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The Climb from Salt Lick

A Memoir of Appalachia

West Virginia University Press, Vandalia Press
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12 Rounds in Lo's Gym

Boxing and Manhood in Appalachia

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Jaws of Life

Stories

West Virginia University Press, Vandalia Press
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