How a public-private partnership created an iconic Pacific Northwest park

Seattle’s Olympic Sculpture Park
A Place for Art, Environment, and an Open Mind
Edited by Mimi Gardner Gates

Copublished with Seattle Art Museum

Anakú Iwachá: Yakama Legends and Stories, Second Edition, Edited by Virginia R. Beavert, Michelle M. Jacob, and Joana W. Jansen

An expanded collection of foundational Yakama stories

Anakú Iwachá
Yakama Legends and Stories, Second Edition
Edited by Virginia R. Beavert, Michelle M. Jacob, and Joana W. Jansen

Hiking Washington

A trail guide for history buffs— and a history book for hikers

Hiking Washington’s History
Second Edition
By Judy Bentley and Craig Romano

Awake in the River and Shedding Silence. By Janice Mirikitani.

Groundbreaking poems in Asian American feminist literature

Awake in the River and Shedding Silence
By Janice Mirikitani

A Drum in One Hand, a Sockeye in the Other. By Charlotte Coté.

Centers the crucial role of Indigenous food in cultural revitalization and healing

A Drum in One Hand, a Sockeye in the Other
Stories of Indigenous Food Sovereignty from the Northwest Coast
By Charlotte Coté

The $16 Taco: Contested Geographies of Food, Ethnicity, and Gentrification. By Pascale Joassart-Marcelli.

Confronts the role of foodie culture in gentrification

The $16 Taco
Contested Geographies of Food, Ethnicity, and Gentrification
By Pascale Joassart-Marcelli

Mumbai Taximen: Autobiographies and Automobilities in India. By Tarini Bedi.

Brings to life the smells, sounds, vibrations, discomforts, and joys of taxi travel in India’s largest city

Mumbai Taximen
Autobiographies and Automobilities in India
By Tarini Bedi

Love Your Asian Body: AIDS Activism in Los Angeles. By Eric C. Wat.

Defying the AIDS epidemic, Asian American activists spark a sex-affirming movement

Love Your Asian Body
AIDS Activism in Los Angeles
By Eric C. Wat

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