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From the Vault: Press Awards from 2003-2008

by Mikala Carpenter August 14, 2013

Our “From the Vault” posts allow you to take a peek into the history of the Press, where you can rediscover past authors, projects, editors, awards, and more that led to the development of the university publisher that the Press is today. This window into our past spotlights backlist or out-of-print titles and series and also recommends and contextualizes them with similar current and forthcoming titles. Explore the drawers of the Vault with our intern, Mikala Carpenter, as we uncover the hidden treasures that await us in the archives of the University of Michigan Press. This is the first of […]

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UM Press author Diana Beresford-Kroeger chosen as a 2011 ‘Utne Reader’ Visionary

by Trade Marketing October 28, 2011

Utne Reader has selected University of Michigan Press author Diana Beresford-Kroeger for its annual list of “visionaries.” “Each year Utne Reader‘ puts forward its selection of world visionaries—people who don’t just concoct great ideas but also act on them,” judges wrote. Diana Beresford-Kroeger, author of Arboretum Borealis and Arboretum America, is one of those visionaries for 2011, the magazine said. In an article highlighting her passion for nature, Beresford-Kroeger’s dedication and heart exudes as she declares her plans to further improve the earth one tree at a time. Read more at: “Diana Beresford-Kroeger: Tree Walker.”

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