The University Press of Florida

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Founded in 1945, the University Press of Florida is the official publisher of the State University System of Florida. UPF has published over 2,500 books since its inception and currently releases approximately 80 new titles each year. Its publishing strengths include archaeology, history, literature, Latin American studies, African American studies, space studies, sustainability, and Florida history and culture. UPF engages educators, students, and discerning readers by producing works of global significance, regional importance, and lasting value.

University Press of Florida also includes the imprint, University of Florida Press.

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The Lost Cinema of Mexico

From Lucha Libre to Cine Familiar and Other Churros

University of Florida Press
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Rooted Jazz Dance

Africanist Aesthetics and Equity in the Twenty-First Century

University Press of Florida
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Ancient Andean Houses

Making, Inhabiting, Studying

University Press of Florida

In an extensive survey of vernacular architecture from across the entire length of the Andes, this book explores the diverse ways ancient peoples made houses, the ways houses re-create culture, and new perspectives and methods for studying houses.

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Unearthing the Missions of Spanish Florida

University of Florida Press

This volume presents new data and interpretations from research at Florida’s Spanish missions, drawing on the past thirty years of work at sites from St. Augustine to the panhandle.

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Historical Archaeology in the Twenty-First Century

Lessons from Colonial Williamsburg

University Press of Florida

Offering an in-depth look at historical archaeology, public history, and reconstruction in Colonial Williamsburg, this volume provides state-of-the-art examples of how the discipline can be used to inform, engage, and educate.

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Urban Ecology for Citizens and Planners

University of Florida Press

This volume offers a wealth of information and examples for those looking to help bring urban environments into harmony with the natural world and make cities more sustainable.

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Methods, Mounds, and Missions

New Contributions to Florida Archaeology

University of Florida Press

Offering innovative ways of looking at existing data, as well as compelling new information, about Florida’s past, this volume updates current archaeological interpretations and demonstrates the use of new and improved tools to answer larger questions.

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Home in Florida

Latinx Writers and the Literature of Uprootedness

University of Florida Press

This collection presents a selection of the best literature of displacement and uprootedness by some of the most talented contemporary Latinx writers who have called Florida home.

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New Methods and Theories for Analyzing Mississippian Imagery

University of Florida Press

Exploring various methodological and theoretical approaches to pre-Columbian visual culture, the essays in this volume reconstruct dynamic accounts of Native American history across the U.S. Southeast.

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