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Press Contacts

Heather Skinner
Publicist and Assistant Marketing Manager
presspr@umn.edu
Phone: (612) 301-1932
Emily Hamilton
Assistant Director for Book Publishing
eph@umn.edu
Phone: (612) 301-1936

Press Releases

Mar 25, 2020
We believe telling the stories of Minnesota, the US, and the world is more crucial now than ever.
We believe telling the stories of Minnesota, the US, and the world is more crucial now than ever. It is our mission to do just that and we are committed to bring you our stories through, and to the other side of, this crisis. It’s the people—your engagement, your scholarship, and your ideas—that animate our work and make publishing books rewarding and important, at any moment in time.
Mar 21, 2020
Orders from our website will be delayed; most author events through mid-May have been cancelled. We will update this space as we receive more information.
Most author events through mid-May have been cancelled. We will update this space as we receive more information.
Feb 24, 2020
Frueh is author of Unapologetic Beauty.
 

Press Clips

Mar 26, 2020
Excerpt from Letters from Tove edited by Helen Svensson and Boel Westin
Mar 19, 2020
Review of Breathtaking by Alison Kenner
Mar 12, 2020
Review of Letters from Tove by Tove Jansson