"One of the best evocations not only of Robert Johnson but the blues scene of the time ever written."

By Rhetta Akamatsu
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greenberg_love coverAlan Greenberg's Love in Vain is a brilliant, mesmerizing screenplay about the life and times of Robert Johnson, one of the most important blues men in the history of music. It was originally written in 1997, and has only recently been made available in this reprint edition.

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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.

FALL/WINTER 2022-23 BOOKS

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

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