Long overdue, this book’s astute and finely written essays examine the European philosophical and artistic antecedents of Porter’s novel and connect it to her experience as an American woman modernist.”—Alfred Corn, author of Miranda’s Book
"Ambitious and exigent, these poems are refreshingly alert to all of the formal necessities of contemporary poetry."— Averill Curdy, author of Song and Error and judge
“In Return of the Gar Mark Spitzer is fighting the good fight, teaching us about a fish that’s in trouble and explaining to us why we should care—one quirky story at a time.”—Zeb Hogan, host of National Geographic’s Monster Fish series
Joyce Gibson Roach has collected “snippets” of stories, recipes, and traditions of life in Turtle, Texas, which represents many small towns—and the people who inhabit them.
"[H]is narrative is a stunning portrayal of the gradual collapse of South Vietnam . . . replete with tales of heroism, treachery, and political intrigue and corruption. . . . [T]his is a must-read book."—Proceedings
This is a collection of legends, customs, and beliefs of the people of the Helotes Settlement near San Antonio. These stories capture the lore of a place similar to lots of other places—our places.
Cochran’s articles collected herein argue persuasively that economists have a moral obligation to provide policy recommendations that are consistent with a social agenda of fairness and opportunity.
"Castañeda's work is important theoretical work on gender/race/sexuality especially in the Spanish colonial era in California." —Cynthia Orozco, author of No Mexicans, Women, or Dogs Allowed
"This collection is full of people who seek extraordinary cures for their ordinary ills. And their stories are as extraordinary as the cures." —Brock Clarke, author of The Happiest People in the World
"For those fascinated by the Old West, this book is the true story." —Rick Miller, author of award-winning Texas Ranger John B. Jones and the Frontier Battalion, 1874-1881
April Monthly Feature: UNT Press publishes two books this month.
Other Psalms by Jordan Windholz - Winner of the Vassar Miller Prize in Poetry 2014