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Established in 1950, the University of Texas Press produces approximately one hundred new books each year and has over 3000 books in print. Their areas of scholarly concentration include American studies, anthropology, archaeology, architecture, art, classics, film and media studies, food studies and cookbooks, history, Jewish studies, Latin American and pre-Columbian studies, Latinx studies, Middle Eastern studies, music, nature and environment, photography, and Texas and the Southwest. In addition, UT Press publishes books of general interest for a wider audience on a variety of subjects, including history, current affairs, the visual arts, music, and food, among others, as well as books on the history, culture, arts, and natural history of Texas.

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Making The Best Years of Our Lives

The Hollywood Classic That Inspired a Nation

How a Hollywood gem transformed the national discourse on post-traumatic stress disorder.

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Amazigh Politics in the Wake of the Arab Spring

An account of the Amazigh people who took advantage of the Arab Spring to press political demands.

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Taking Form, Making Worlds

Cartonera Publishers in Latin America

The first comprehensive study of cartonera, a vibrant publishing phenomenon born in Latin America.

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Why Patti Smith Matters

A meditation on the artistry and influence of Patti Smith.

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Women's Voices in Digital Media

The Sonic Screen from Film to Memes

An examination of the sound and silence of women in digital media.

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The Running Kind

Listening to Merle Haggard

A new and expanded biography of one of country music’s most celebrated singer-songwriters.

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DJ Screw

A Life in Slow Revolution

How a DJ’s innovative chopped and screwed technique changed the Houston hip-hop scene.

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Blue Architecture

Water, Design, and Environmental Futures

A guide to water-focused and climate-resilient architectural and urban design.

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Bridger

A book that spans many worlds, Bridger is both the story of one man’s artistic journey in creating a new art form and a revelatory overview of American popular culture since the 1950s.

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Riot and Rebellion in Mexico

The Making of a Race War Paradigm

Challenging conventional narratives of Mexican history, this book establishes race-making as a central instrument for the repression of social upheaval in nineteenth-century Mexico rather than a relic of the colonial-era caste system.

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Autism in Film and Television

On the Island

An essay collection reckons with pop-cultural depictions of autism.

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Border Land, Border Water

A History of Construction on the US-Mexico Divide

A 150-year history of the border region between the United States and Mexico, told through the fences and barriers, the river engineering projects, and the surveillance infrastructure that have reshaped the natural landscape.

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