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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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The Life and Death of Carolina Maria de Jesus

University of New Mexico Press

Robert Levine tells the story of Carolina Maria de Jesus (1914-1977), Brazilian, Black, illegitimate, extremely poor, and Brazil's best-selling author upon the publication of her journals.

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Literature and Photography

Interactions 1840-1990 : A Critical Anthology

University of New Mexico Press

"Baudelaire Meets Poe," Jane Rabb has gathered the first and last words about photographs and photography.

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The Way to the West

Essays on the Central Plains

University of New Mexico Press
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The Place Names of New Mexico

University of New Mexico Press
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A Place in El Paso

A Mexican-American Childhood

University of New Mexico Press
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A Rich Land, a Poor People

Politics and Society in Modern Chiapas

University of New Mexico Press
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La Mollie and the King of Tears

University of New Mexico Press

A posthumous novel by the pioneering Chicano fiction writer--a tragi-comic tale revealing a new side to Arturo Islas's talent.

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Indian Uprising on the Rio Grande

The Pueblo Revolt of 1680

By Franklin Folsom; Introduction by Alfonso Ortiz
University of New Mexico Press

A thrilling account of the bloody rebellion forged by the Pueblo Indians against the Spanish invaders.

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Chicana Creativity and Criticism

New Frontiers in American Literature

University of New Mexico Press

Poetry, art, and criticism by major Chicana writers and artists.

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Indians, Franciscans, and Spanish Colonization

The Impact of the Mission System on California Indians

University of New Mexico Press

A readable and succinct account of how Indians fared under their Spanish Franciscan colonizers.

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Andele, The Mexican-Kiowa Captive

A Story of Real Life Among the Indians

University of New Mexico Press

A captivity narrative that provides eyewitness accounts of the twilight years of Kiowa freedom on the Plains, and early reservation life.

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Wisdom Sits in Places

Landscape and Language Among the Western Apache

University of New Mexico Press

Explores the connections of place, language, wisdom, and morality among the Western Apache.

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