Category: News

Remembering Professor John H. Bracey, Jr.

We extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Professor John H. Bracey, Jr. (1941–2023). Dr. Bracey was a lifelong Civil Rights activist and a leading figure in… READ MORE

In Memory of Arthur Kinney

Our deepest condolences go out to the friends, family, and colleagues of Professor Arthur F. Kinney (1933–2021). Dr. Kinney was a talented scholar and the author and editor of numerous… READ MORE

New partnership with Fum d’Estampa Press

New partnership with Fum d’Estampa Press

We’re pleased to announce a new partnership with Fum d’Estampa Press. This August, UMass Press began distributing and marketing Fum d’Estampa Press’s translations of award-winning Catalan language poetry, fiction, and… READ MORE

Announcing the Juniper Prize Winners!

UMass Press and the MFA for Poets and Writers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst are pleased to announce the 2021 winners of the Juniper Literary Prizes. All of these works… READ MORE

New upgrades and website!

New upgrades and website!

Welcome to the new online home of the University of Massachusetts Press! You’ll notice that we’ve embarked upon a range of technological and operational upgrades, designed to improve the customer… READ MORE