EXCERPT: Alpine Apprentice

Alpine Apprentice by Sarah Gorham has been named a finalist for the PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay! The PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay aims to preserve the dignity and esteem that the essay form imparts to literature. The winner receives a $10,000 prize and will be honored at the PEN…

11 Books You Should Read For Creativity Month

  Did you know that January is creativity month? The UGA Press publishes dozens of books a year which all require creativity to make, but some of our books are unique in the way they demonstrate—and get to the heart of—the creative impulse. So as January comes to an end, check out a few recent books from…

Short Takes: News From UGA Press

On today’s installment of Short Takes, we’ll fill you in on the best of what’s been going on at the Press: awards and review news; spotlight on January books; and a roundup of recent and upcoming events. Plus, we’re hiring a new marketing director.  New Books This Month The Slave-Trader’s Letter Book: Charles Lamar, the…

New Installment of Annotations

On today’s installment of Annotations, UGA Press’s podcast, we have another group of Dr. Barbara McCaskill’s English 4810 class discussing Inspired Georgia, edited by Judson Mitcham, Michael David Murphy, and Karen L. Paty. Inspired Georgia is a collection of Georgia’s contemporary poets and photographers that engages the history and culture of the state. While complementary,…