Awards Announcement: Our Authors’ Recent Wins

THE UNIVERSITY PRESS OF FLORIDA PROUDLY PRESENTS OUR MOST RECENT AWARD-WINNING BOOKS AND AUTHORS! Taste the Islands by Hugh Sinclair, Cynthia Verna, and Calibe Thompson The Gourmand World Cookbook Awards have released their Summer Harvest List. In the category for celebrity chef/television in English, Taste the Islands is the winner for the country of Jamaica.Taste … Continue reading Awards Announcement: Our Authors’ Recent Wins

Robert R. Church Jr. and the African American Political Struggle

“An original portrait of a largely unheralded African American political and civil rights leader in the first half of the twentieth century. Young draws from an impressive range of primary and secondary sources to provide a much-needed biography of this important figure.”—Elizabeth Gritter, author of River of Hope: Black Politics and the Memphis Freedom Movement, 1865–1954 … Continue reading Robert R. Church Jr. and the African American Political Struggle