Blog – History
Legends of the Capilano: Introduction and The Legend of the Two Sisters
The following excerpt is from Alix Shield’s introduction to Legends of the Capilano, pages 3 – 4 Keep reading »
International Women’s Day Discount
This International Women’s Day, we want to highlight the work of some of the incredible women and two-spirit writers from our list. Keep reading »
For a Better World: Excerpt on the Indigenous Labour Movement and Shoal Lake 40
The following excerpt is from Adele Perry’s chapter of For a Better World: The Winnipeg General Strike & the Workers’ Revolt edited by James Naylor, Rhonda L. Hinther, and Jim Mochoruk (pages 39-60). Keep reading »
Now Available as Audiobooks!
A National Crime, Making Believe, Ubuntu Relational Love, and more have been newly released as audiobooks! Keep reading »
Gifts from Amin: Excerpt
The following excerpt is from Shezan Muhammedi’s’ book Gifts from Amin: Ugandan Asian Refugees in Canada (pages 1-20). Keep reading »
Authorized Heritage: Excerpt on the development of Wanuskewin National Historic Site
The following excerpt is from Robert Coutts’ book Authorized Heritage: Place, Memory, and Historic Sites in Prairie Canada (pages 55-64). Keep reading »
Top Ten Titles from the Past Ten Years
University of Manitoba Press staff selected ten UMP titles, published over the past ten years, that represent the press. Keep reading »
Making Believe Takes Home a Manitoba Book Award!
Magdalene Redekop’s book wins the Mary Scorer Award for Best Book by a Manitoba Publisher Keep reading »
New Audiobook Releases!
Sanaaq audiobook available now and A Knock on the Door and Structures of Indifference coming soon! Keep reading »
Human Rights and Social Justice Book Series Virtual Meet & Greet!
Join us on April 28, 2:00-3:00, for a virtual “meet & greet” with Series Editors Rhonda Hinther and Adele Perry, along with UMP Acquisitions Editor Jill McConkey. Keep reading »