It's Awards Season!

We’re thrilled that TWO UMP titles have been shortlisted for Manitoba Book Awards! Check out this CBC coverage.

Words of the Inuit: A Semantic Stroll through a Northern Culture by Louis-Jacques Dorais, cover design by Marvin Harder, interior design by Jess Koroscil is shortlisted for the Manuela Dias Book Design Award!

Making Believe: Questions About Mennonites and Art by Magdalene Redekop, cover design by David Drummond, interior design by Jess Koroscil is shortlisted for the Mary Scorer Award for Best Book by a Manitoba Publisher!


Dammed: The Politics of Loss and Survival in Anishinaabe Territory by Brittany Luby received an honorable mention in the 2020 Labriola Center American Indian National Book Award!

University of Manitoba Press is grateful for the support it receives for its publishing program from the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund; the Canada Council for the Arts; the Manitoba Department of Culture, Heritage, and Tourism; the Manitoba Arts Council; and the Aid to Scholarly Publishing Programme.