3 UMP books are Lambda Literary Award finalists

Lambda Literary

University of Minnesota Press books nominated:


Gay Memoir/Biography

Twelve Views from the Distance (Mutsuo Takahashi)


LGBT Studies

Out in Africa: LGBT Organizing in Namibia and South Africa (Ashley Currier)

South Africa and the Dream of Love to Come: Queer Sexuality and the Struggle for Freedom (Brenna Munro)


Check out the full list here.


University of Minnesota Press Podcast

More than two dozen essays of Indigenous resistance to the privatization and allotment of Indigenous lands

Allotment Stories: Daniel Heath Justice and Jean M. O'Brien.

A fascinating and unprecedented ethnography of animal sanctuaries in the United States

Saving AnimalsElan Abrell and Kathryn (Katie) Gillespie on sanctuary, care, ethics.

How popular debates about the so-called digital generation mediate anxieties about labor and life in twenty-first-century America

Making creative laborers for a precarious economy: Josef Nguyen, Carly Kocurek, and Patrick LeMieux.



Browse our Fall/Winter 2022-23 catalog for exciting forthcoming books!

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