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PRESS RELEASES

2022-06-29T16:55:00-05:00
2021-04-13T11:16:00-05:00
The University of Minnesota Press is in sympathy and solidarity with the grieving family of Daunte Wright, killed by police during a traffic stop near Minneapolis on Sunday, April 11, 2021, and acknowledges the trauma and fear experienced by the Black members of our community today and every day. In order for our world to be more equitable and just, we must all be a part of dismantling white supremacy in its many forms, including and especially racial profiling. In the shadow of the Derek Chauvin trial, we affirm, once again and always: BLACK LIVES MATTER.
2020-11-02T11:34:00-06:00
The University of Minnesota Press is pleased to announce the publication of the Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-3 (MMPI-3). This is the first full revision of the test since the late 1980s and features a new, nationally representative normative sample, selected to match the 2020 US census projections for race and ethnicity, education, and age.

PRESS CLIPS

2023-09-04T12:15:00-05:00
How can artists and museums best seize on the aesthetic potential in analogy and arrangement? How is assembly different from well-known combinatorial forms like montage and collage? What can “assembly-infused” maps and practices of “memetic drip” contribute to the expressive demands of climate justice? How do certain pernicious uses of digital assembly, especially those that target social justice movements, manage to succeed, and what can be done in turn?"
2023-04-12T00:00:00-05:00
Mark Paterson discusses his book HOW WE BECAME SENSORIMOTOR in ROROTOKO.
2023-04-11T00:00:00-05:00
Sixty years after French colonial rule ended in Algeria, the idea of decolonization has gained new traction among French anti-racist activists seeking to dismantle the colonial vestiges that still buttress the Republic, from statues and monuments to legal and penitentiary regimes.

EVENTS

When: 2024-03-02T17:00:00-06:00
Eric Dregni will join the Scandinavian Cultural Center of San Francisco on Saturday, March 2, for a presentation on his book FOR THE LOVE OF COD.
When: 2024-03-05T18:00:00-06:00
Irene Cheng will join Neeraj Bhatia and James Graham at the Center for Architecture and Design San Francisco on Tuesday, March 5 for a presentation on her book, THE SHAPE OF UTOPIA
When: 2024-03-06T18:30:00-06:00
Eric Dregni will join ROCORI School District on Wednesday, March 6 for a presentation on his books MINNESOTA MARVELS and MIDWEST MARVELS.