Introducing our NEH SHARP Student Assistants

We’re pleased to introduce our new student assistants, Kiara Thompson, Murielle LeMaire, and Prajakta Gupte. They join us for our “Exploring Diverse Stories of America through Humanities Publishing” initiative, part of the Sustaining the Humanities through the American Rescue Plan (SHARP) funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). Our sincere thanks to University … Continue reading Introducing our NEH SHARP Student Assistants

Reframing Media, Technology, and Culture in Latin/o America

In honor of the 2022 Modern Language Association Annual Convention, which took place earlier this January, we are highlighting a book series on media in Latin America published by the University of Florida Press. Reframing Media, Technology, and Culture in Latin/o America Edited by Héctor Fernández L'Hoeste; and Juan Carlos Rodríguez Reframing Media, Technology, and Culture … Continue reading Reframing Media, Technology, and Culture in Latin/o America

Announcing Our Spring 2022 Season

We are proud to present our new titles scheduled to be published between March and August 2022.Highlights from the forthcoming season include rare accounts of Cuban migration in the words of the exiles themselves, a study of how community journalism protects us from fake news, NASA's research on life sciences in space, the biography of an educational activist and Black studies … Continue reading Announcing Our Spring 2022 Season

Our 2022 Historical and Underwater Archaeology Sale

The 2022 Conference on Historical and Underwater Archaeology is taking place this week in Philadelphia. While UPF was unable to attend, our virtual booth is open through February 15, 2022 and offers great deals on our books. Use code CHUA22 for discount prices and free shipping. Click Here to View all Titles in Our Virtual … Continue reading Our 2022 Historical and Underwater Archaeology Sale

A Historical Archaeology of Early Spanish Colonial Urbanism in Central America

“A monumental testament to the potent role of cities in the genesis of the early modern world. Intimate archaeological and historical detail and sweeping theoretical vistas help us appreciate one of the first and best preserved cities in Spanish America.”—Kathryn E. Sampeck, coeditor of Substance and Seduction: Ingested Commodities in Early Modern Mesoamerica“An in-depth consideration of … Continue reading A Historical Archaeology of Early Spanish Colonial Urbanism in Central America

Ancient Andean Houses

“A theoretically sophisticated and data-rich discussion of households and architecture in the Andes. This is a must-have for any Andeanist library.”—Charles Stanish, author of The Evolution of Human Co-operation: Ritual and Social Complexity in Stateless Societies“Moore shines a bright light on the essential nature of houses as physical structures and as social entities that perform symbolic … Continue reading Ancient Andean Houses

Unearthing the Missions of Spanish Florida

“This long-awaited volume is a compelling look at a period of history unknown to many. It is a must have for anyone interested in the scholarship of the Spanish mission period in Florida.”—Charles R. Ewen, coeditor of Pieces of Eight: More Archaeology of Piracy“Spanning the time from the founding of the first missions to their final … Continue reading Unearthing the Missions of Spanish Florida

Historical Archaeology in the Twenty-First Century

“This exciting volume highlights the ongoing quality, breadth, and innovative nature of archaeological research at Colonial Williamsburg, making it clear that Williamsburg practitioners continue to lead the field in exploring and demonstrating the value of genuinely innovative, multisource, and multivocal approaches to interpreting the past.”—Audrey Horning, author of Ireland in the Virginian Sea: Colonialism in the … Continue reading Historical Archaeology in the Twenty-First Century

Home in Florida

Meet the writers! Check here for more information on upcoming events.Tuesday, November 16, 7:00 p.m. | Anjanette Delgado and Patricia Engel at the Doral YardSaturday, November 20, 6:00p.m. | Anjanette Delgado, Richard Blanco, Jennine Capó Crucet, Ariel Francisco, Ana Menéndez, Caridad Moro-Gronlier, Frances Negrón-Muntaner, Achy Obejas, and Isvett Verde at the Miami Book Fair “Shimmering … Continue reading Home in Florida