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Phone: (612) 301-1936

Press Releases

Oct 13, 2016
Two books, Positively Main Street and Highway 61 Revisited, dig into the singer's storied career and Minnesota roots
 
Aug 23, 2016
The Senator Next Door will be available Sept. 1
 
Jul 19, 2016
This two-day symposium explores the practices and sociopolitical implications of contemporary museology
This two-day symposium on November 20-21, 2016, features University of Minnesota Press authors Timothy Morton, Cary Wolfe, and Arseny Zhilyaev.

Press Clips

Feb 04, 2017
Kirkus Reviews
Fine historical fiction that will successfully transport readers into an out-of-the-ordinary time and place.
Feb 01, 2017
Leonardo Reviews
Amazingly enough, even in this early work, from 1965, we are finding rhizomes of his latter theories fully connected to contemporary digital discourse, as for example his definition of metaphysics; "there must be a computer that is the computer of all computers" (p. 62/3).
Feb 01, 2017
The Brooklyn Rail
Perhaps the greatest virtue of Selected Writings, beyond facilitating English-language access to Magritte’s writings, is its alignment of Magritte with the great polymath artists of 20th-century modernism, who bent styles and genres to ideological dictates rather than confine an ideology to a singular aesthetic form.