New Annotations: St. EOM in the Land of Pasaquan

On this episode of Annotations, we are looking at a quite interesting subject: the art site Pasaquan and its creator Eddie Owens Martin (1908–86). Martin, known as St. EOM, built Pasaquan out of his home in Buena Vista, Ga, and it now stands as a six-building compound, with each building connected by concrete walls. The…

#TurnItUP Week Begins: Arts and Culture

The Association of University Presses is celebrating the 7th Annual University Press Week with a blog tour! This year’s theme is #TurnItUP. University presses provide a critical role in publishing voices outside the mainstream, and we are turning up the voices that would normally be overlooked by the publishing community. Each day this week is going…

“And, no sermon!”

That’s how one happy attendee summed up the good time he’d just had at this past Sunday’s Gospel Brunch. With a menu prepared by the National’s Peter Dale and a soulful set performed by the trio of Kyshona Armstrong, Betsy Franck, and Ansley Stewart, the Rialto Room at Hotel Indigo was the place to be…

UGA Press at Spotlight on the Arts

The annual Spotlight on the Arts Festival begins this week and UGA Press has three big events this year. We hope to see you around! Dirty Book Sale, November 5th and 6th, Tate Student Center November 5th, 9am-4pm, the DBS will be selling slightly damaged and overstocked books to students, faculty, and staff only (UGA ID…