#NextUP at UGA Press

We’ve had a few new staff members (re)join us at The University of Georgia Press. In honor of UP Week’s theme this year, here’s a look at who is #NextUP at UGA Press and what excites them about the future of UGA Press, university presses, and the book industry.

UGA Press Mourns the Loss of Editor Valerie Boyd

The University of Georgia Press mourns the loss of celebrated editor Valerie Boyd. In September 2021, the Press appointed Boyd as one of two Editors-at-Large. She also served as one of the Crux: The Georgia Series in Literary Nonfiction series editors. In February 2021, Boyd moderated the Press’s “Then and Now: A Conversation with Charlayne…