Western History Association

Welcome to our virtual Western History Association booth, where we’ve collected our new books and conference discount to share with you during this year’s meeting, October 27-30, 2021.

 

Visit the WHA’s pre-conference website here.

 

We are pleased to offer WHA members a 30% discount on all orders placed through December 31. Enter promo code WWHA21 at checkout through our website or by calling 1-800-537-5487.

 

Our acquisitions editors are still eager to connect with current and prospective authors about new projects and book proposals. They have been working to transition their usual in-person conference appointments to virtual meetings by phone or Zoom. If you have a project you’d like to discuss, please get in touch with one of our editors:

 

Larin McLaughlin, Editorial Director, lmclaugh@uw.edu

Critical ethnic studies; American studies; Asian American studies; women’s, gender, and sexuality studies; Native and Indigenous studies; visual culture

 

Andrew Berzanskis, Senior Acquisitions Editor, andrewlb@uw.edu

Social justice, environmental history, general interest books about science, the environment, and the Pacific Northwest

 

Mike Baccam, Acquisitions Editor, mbaccam@uw.edu

Asian American studies, western US history, critical ethnic studies

 

We’ve curated a selection of our new and noteworthy books below, and you can find additional titles here.

New in Western History

The Port of Missing Men

The Port of Missing Men

Billy Gohl, Labor, and Brutal Times in the Pacific Northwest

Aaron Goings

$29.95

Hardcover

296 Pages

A Drum in One Hand, a Sockeye in the Other

A Drum in One Hand, a Sockeye in the Other

Stories of Indigenous Food Sovereignty from the Northwest Coast

Charlotte Coté

$29.95

Paperback

208 Pages

Love Your Asian Body

Love Your Asian Body

AIDS Activism in Los Angeles

Eric C. Wat

$29.95

Paperback

304 Pages

Urban Cascadia and the Pursuit of Environmental Justice

Urban Cascadia and the Pursuit of Environmental Justice

Nik Janos, Corina McKendry

$30.00

Paperback

304 Pages

The Borders of AIDS

The Borders of AIDS

Race, Quarantine, and Resistance

Karma R. Chávez, Piya Chatterjee

$25.00

Paperback

264 Pages

Love for Liberation

Love for Liberation

African Independence, Black Power, and a Diaspora Underground

Robin J. Hayes

$30.00

Paperback

252 Pages

Nisei Radicals

Nisei Radicals

The Feminist Poetics and Transformative Ministry of Mitsuye Yamada and Michael Yasutake

Diane C. Fujino

$29.95

Paperback

272 Pages

Emerald Street

Emerald Street

A History of Hip Hop in Seattle

Daudi Abe, Sir Mix-A-Lot

$29.95

Paperback

320 Pages

Outriders

Outriders

Rodeo at the Fringes of the American West

Rebecca Scofield

$27.95

Paperback

264 Pages

The Unsung Great

The Unsung Great

Stories of Extraordinary Japanese Americans

Greg Robinson

$29.95

Paperback

312 Pages

Reclaiming the Reservation

Reclaiming the Reservation

Histories of Indian Sovereignty Suppressed and Renewed

Alexandra Harmon

$35.00

Paperback

424 Pages

Becoming Mary Sully

Becoming Mary Sully

Toward an American Indian Abstract

Philip J. Deloria

$34.95

Paperback

336 Pages

The Great Quake Debate

The Great Quake Debate

The Crusader, the Skeptic, and the Rise of Modern Seismology

Susan Hough

$29.95

Hardcover

328 Pages

The River That Made Seattle

The River That Made Seattle

A Human and Natural History of the Duwamish

BJ Cummings

$29.95

Hardcover

240 Pages

Alaska

Alaska

An American Colony

Stephen W. Haycox

$34.95

Paperback

440 Pages

We Are Dancing for You

We Are Dancing for You

Native Feminisms and the Revitalization of Women’s Coming-of-Age Ceremonies

Cutcha Risling Baldy, Coll Thrush, Charlotte Coté

$30.00

Paperback

208 Pages