In Memory of Judith Knight

With sadness, we announce the passing of our editor-at-large Judith Knight. Since 2013, Knight acquired books for the Florida Museum of Natural History: Ripley P. Bullen Series, a series devoted to the archaeological and historical study of the southeastern United States and the Caribbean. In 2016, Knight received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Southeastern … Continue reading In Memory of Judith Knight

Southeastern Archaeological Conference 2018

Director Meredith Morris-Babb and editor Eleanor Deumens attended the annual Southeastern Archaeological Conference, held this year in Augusta, Georgia. It was great to display some of our new and bestselling southeastern archaeology books, and we enjoyed visiting with scholars and authors who stopped by our tables. Thanks to everyone who came to see us at … Continue reading Southeastern Archaeological Conference 2018

Southeastern Archaeological Conference 2017

Last week UPF traveled to Tulsa, Oklahoma, for the Southeastern Archaeological Conference. We had a great time showcasing our new and bestselling southeastern archaeology books and meeting with scholars in the field. Several of our authors stopped by to visit our booth.     Randy Daniel, coauthor of Harney Flats: A Florida Paleoindian Site . . Jerry … Continue reading Southeastern Archaeological Conference 2017

Fall 2017 Exhibit Schedule

UPF will be at these upcoming conferences and book fairs this fall. We’d love to see you there! Southern ​Independent Booksellers Alliance New Orleans, LA September 15-17 Organic Food and Farming Summit Gainesville, FL September 17-19 Association for the Study of African American Life and History Cincinnati, OH September 27-October 1 Florida: The State of … Continue reading Fall 2017 Exhibit Schedule

UPF on the Road: A Look at Our 2016–2017 Exhibit Season

Last year, we traveled across the U.S. and Canada to display our books at conferences and book fairs. Join us in looking back over this past year of exhibits! We started off the 2016–2017 exhibit season with the Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance at Savannah, Georgia in September 2016. In October we went to the annual meeting … Continue reading UPF on the Road: A Look at Our 2016–2017 Exhibit Season

Southeastern Archaeology and Southern History: UPF at SEAC and SHA

UPF has had a busy month so far! Over the past two weeks, we traveled to two conferences in the Southeast: the 73rd Annual Southeastern Archaeological Conference (SEAC) in Athens, Georgia and the 82nd Annual Southern Historical Association (SHA) Meeting in St. Pete Beach, Florida. Southeastern Archaeological Conference 2016 We had a great time in Athens at SEAC 2016 … Continue reading Southeastern Archaeology and Southern History: UPF at SEAC and SHA

Southeastern Archaeological Conference 2014

Last weekend, UPF director Meredith Babb and editor-at-large Judith Knight traveled up to Greenville, South Carolina for the 2014 meeting of the Southeastern Archaeological Conference (SEAC). This year’s meeting had record-breaking attendance—and we took record numbers of UPF books with us to display! Between panel sessions and meetings with scholars, we were very busy selling books … Continue reading Southeastern Archaeological Conference 2014