Oregon State University Press
For fifty years, Oregon State University Press has been publishing exceptional books about the Pacific Northwest—its people and landscapes, its flora and fauna, its history and cultural heritage. The Press has played a vital role in the region’s literary life, providing readers with a better understanding of what it means to be an Oregonian. Today, Oregon State University Press publishes distinguished books in several academic areas from environmental history and natural resource management to indigenous studies.
Essays on Absence
A collection of essays ranging across topics as diverse as marriage, Japanese poetry, Craftsman design, Old English riddles, racism, extinction, fatherhood, mountaineering, predatory mega-fauna, street fighting, trains, the Great Depression, and the effects of climate change.
Continuity and Change
Research and Reciprocity in Indigenous Settings
Atlas of Wyoming's Ungulates
The 1962 Columbus Day Storm
Veteran journalist John Dodge tell stories of tragedy and heroism, loss and resilience, in the aftermath of the 1962 Columbus Day Storm, which plowed a path of destruction from the San Francisco Bay Area to British Columbia.
How Harney County Defeated the Takeover of the Malheur Wildlife Refuge
Local Histories in Central Oregon
Dispatches from the Klamath Mountains
Oregon Pioneer and First Governor of California
Homing Instincts is a collection of personal essays that explores the ways we define “home” at different stages of our lives. Based on pivotal moments in the author’s life in New York City and Oregon, Homing Instincts bridges the gap between where we are and the stories we tell ourselves about where we think we belong.
Confronting Pollution on the Willamette, 1920s-1970s
From Oceanographer to University President
Residents, Travelers, and the Landscape of Memory
Cosmopolitanism and National Interests in the World of Learning, 1870–1940
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