New WSU photographic book published; take a peek

PULLMAN, Wash.— Washington State University Press has released Picture WSU: Images from Washington State University. This is the title regional bookstores have been requesting for years,” commented Glen Lindeman, editor-in-chief of Washington State University Press. Although other photographic volumes about the Palouse exist, this one focuses specifically on the WSU student experience,covering the study and […]

Gary Gildener to read at WSU

WSU1s department of English continues its Spring 2006 Visiting Writer Series with author Gary Gildner on Tuesday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the Museum of Art Gallery.Gildner has published twenty books, including Blue Like the Heavens: New and Selected Poems, Somewhere Geese Are Flying: New and Selected Stories, The Second Bridge (a novel), and […]

Newly revised book presents Inland Northwest history

Washington State University Press announced the release of the newly revised “Spokane and the Inland Empire: An Interior Pacific Northwest Anthology.”“Over the years, the first edition was adopted as part of the curriculum for many regional history courses, and we felt it was important to keep this information in print and readily available,” said Glen […]

Book records brave stories of WSU vets

After 10 years of research and writing, C. James Quann, WSU registrar emeritus and coordinator of veterans research, is finally telling the heroic stories of WSU veterans. Quann’s new book, titled “WSU Military Veterans: Heroes and Legends,” recounts stories of WWII, Vietnam, Korean and Persian Gulf war soldiers with strong ties to WSU. His research […]

Author to hold reading, book signing March 30

Critically acclaimed American author Dorothy Allison will be at the Washington State University Pullman campus for a literary reading and book signing at 7:30 p.m. on March 30 in Kimbrough Concert Hall. The event, which is free and open to the public, is presented by the WSU Department of English 2004-2005 Visiting Writer’s Series with […]

WSU Press releases new Lewis and Clark book

What is a cataplasm, and what do you do with one?Would you be insulted if someone called you argillaceous?What does it mean when a canoe flacks?These are all words that were familiar to Meriwether Lewis and William Clark, and were penned by expedition members in their notes, but are less commonly used and understood today.As […]

Professor’s book eyes at court’s impact on Congress

PULLMAN — The impact of U.S. Supreme Court decisions on legislation passed by the U.S. Congress is the major focus of a soon-to-be-released book by J. Mitchell Pickerill, assistant professor of political science at Washington State University. Scheduled for a July 1 release by Duke University Press, “Constitutional Deliberation in Congress” presents a thorough examination […]

WSU Press book sale April 17 in Holland Library Atrium

A variety of books about cooking, photography, Northwest and western history, politics, art and poetry will be available Saturday, April 17, at the annual Washington State University Press spring sale. The sale will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Holland Library atrium. WSU Press holds two local public sales each year and […]

Annual book sale April 12

A wide selection of books about cooking, photography, Northwest and western history, politics, art and poetry will be available at the annual WSU Press Spring Sale, set for 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday, April 12, at the Holland Library Rotunda. WSU Press only holds two public sales each year, and this is the only […]