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New Titles in Latin American Studies

We will be joining you for the Latin American Studies Association 2022 virtual Annual Congress! Check out our booth in the official exhibit hall. Editorial Director Gisela Fosado and Assistant Editor Alejandra Mejía will be joining you during the conference. Don’t miss Gisela in “The Art of Publishing: A Roundtable with Editors on Academic Articles and Books,” Thursday, May 5, 2:00-3:30pm PST. And you can find many of our authors participating in panels throughout the weekend.

Our spring sale is now live! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to pick up in-stock books and journal issues in Latin American studies – or any other discipline – for 50% off. Use coupon code SPRING22 through May 27 when you order on our website. Check out our sale FAQs for more details. 

Our conference landing page has all our newest titles in Latin American studies, or you can browse our complete list of books and journals in the field. Below, check out our digital catalog.

If you are looking to connect with any of our editors about your book project, see our editors’ specialties and contact information and our online submissions guidelines and submission portal.

New Titles in Asian American Studies

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We will be joining you in person for the Association for Asian American Studies 2022 Annual Conference! Look for our table in the exhibit hall to browse our titles in person. Executive Editor Courtney Berger will be on site with you in Denver, and you can find many of our authors and editors on panels around the conference.

Cover of "Hawai'i is My Haven" by Nitasha Sharma

In particular, Nitasha Sharma is chairing a review of “New Books in Asian American Studies, 2021” in person in Denver, Thursday, April 14, 4:30-6:00pm MST/6:30-8:00pm EST.

Until May 31, save 40% on books and journal issues with coupon code AAAS22 when you order on our website. Customers in the UK and Europe can order books with this code from our UK partner, Combined Academic Publishers. Our conference landing page has all our newest titles in Asian American studies, or you can browse our complete list of books and journals in the field.

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Duke University Press is pleased to welcome Trans Asia Photography to our journals publishing program beginning this spring. Trans Asia Photography, edited by Deepali Dewan, Yi Gu, and Thy Phu, is the first and only open-access international peer-reviewed journal devoted to the interdisciplinary exploration of historic and contemporary photography from Asia and across the Asian diaspora. Learn more about the journal here.

If you are looking to connect with any of our editors about your book project, see our editors’ specialties and contact information and our online submissions guidelines and submission portal.

New Titles in US History

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We will be joining you in person for the Organization for American Historians 2022 Annual Conference! You can find us at Booth Lite 1 in the exhibit hall. Editorial Director Gisela Fosado and Assistant Editor Ale Mejía will be on site with you in Boston, and many of our authors and editors are on panels around the conference.

Until May 10, save 40% on books and journal issues with coupon code OAH22 when you order on our website. Customers in the UK and Europe can order books with this code from our UK partner, Combined Academic Publishers. Our conference landing page has all our newest titles in US history studies, or you can browse our complete list of books and journals in the field here.

If you are looking to connect with any of our editors about your book project, see our editors’ specialties and contact information here and our online submissions guidelines and submission portal here.

New Titles in Asian Studies

We are excited to join you for the Association for Asian Studies conference in person for the first time in two years! You can find us at booth 404 in the exhibit hall. Senior Executive Editor Ken Wissoker will also be on site in Honolulu. If you are looking to connect with Ken or any of our other editors about your book project, see our editors’ specialties and contact information here and our online submissions guidelines and submission portal here.

Book cover, "A Decolonial Guide to Hawai'i," edited by Hokulani K. Aikau and Vernadette Vicuña Gonzalez.

Until May 10, save 40% on books and journal issues with coupon code AAS22 when you order on our website. Customers in the UK and Europe can order books with this code from our UK partner, Combined Academic Publishers. Our conference landing page has all our newest titles in Asian studies, or you can browse our complete list of books and journals in the field here.

Whether you’re joining us in person or attending virtually, don’t miss out on “The Detours Guide Series: Decolonization in Asia and Beyond” virtual panel, with Vernadette Vicuna Gonzalez and Hokulani Aikau, Friday, March 25, 1:30PM-3:00PM HST/7:30PM-9:00PM EST. You can find more details on the conference program.

Duke University Press is pleased to welcome Trans Asia Photography to our journals publishing program beginning this spring. Trans Asia Photography, edited by Deepali Dewan, Yi Gu, and Thy Phu, is the first and only open-access international peer-reviewed journal devoted to the interdisciplinary exploration of historic and contemporary photography from Asia and across the Asian diaspora. Learn more about the journal here.

New Titles in Native and Indigenous Studies

As you come together for the NAISA Regional Gatherings this year, we are excited to celebrate the latest scholarship in Native and Indigenous studies. Until May 31, save 40% on books and journal issues with coupon code NAISA22 when you order on our website. Customers in the UK and Europe can order books with this code from our UK partner, Combined Academic Publishers.

Check out our conference landing page to see all our newest titles in Native and Indigenous studies, or browse our complete list of books and journals in the field here.

Executive Editor Courtney Berger welcomes submissions for projects in Native and Indigenous studies. You can connect with Courtney or any of our other editors about your book project by email. See our editors’ specialties and contact information here and our online submissions guidelines and submission portal here.

New Titles in Cinema and Media Studies

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We look forward to joining authors, editors, and friends of the press virtually at the Society for Cinema and Media Studies annual conference. Until May 9, save 40% on books and journal issues with coupon code SCMS22 when you order on our website. Customers in the UK and Europe can order books with this code from our UK partner, Combined Academic Publishers.

Registered attendees can find our listing on the conference website. Check out our conference landing page to see all our newest titles in media studies, or browse our complete list of books and journals in media studies here.

Executive Editor Courtney Berger is attending the virtual conference and welcomes submissions for projects in media studies. You can connect with Courtney or any of our other editors about your book project by email. See our editors’ specialties and contact information here and our online submissions guidelines and submission portal here.

Duke University Press is pleased to welcome Trans Asia Photography to our journals publishing program beginning this spring. Trans Asia Photography, edited by Deepali Dewan, Yi Gu, and Thy Phu, is the first and only open-access international peer-reviewed journal devoted to the interdisciplinary exploration of historic and contemporary photography from Asia and across the Asian diaspora. Learn more about the journal here.

New Titles in Geography

We will miss meeting with authors, editors, and friends of the Press in person at the American Association of Geographers annual conference, but we look forward to connecting with you all virtually. Until April 15, save 40% on books and journal issues with coupon code AAG22 when you order on our website. Customers in the UK and Europe can order books with this code from our UK partner, Combined Academic Publishers.

Registered attendees can find our listing on the conference website. Check out our conference landing page to see all our newest titles in geography, or browse our complete list of books and journals in geography here.

To set up a meeting with editors Courtney Berger and Elizabeth Ault, please reserve a time slot in advance:

Join DUP authors throughout the conference!

If you were hoping to connect with one of our editors about your book project at the American Association of Geographers conference, please reach out by email. See our editors’ specialties and contact information here and our online submissions guidelines and submission portal here.

New Titles in Art and Visual Culture

We will miss meeting with authors, editors, and friends of the Press in person at the College Art Association annual conference, but we look forward to connecting with you all virtually. Until March 31, save 40% on books and journal issues with coupon code CAA22 when you order on our website. Customers in the UK and Europe can order books with this code from our UK partner, Combined Academic Publishers.

Registered attendees can find our listing on the conference website. For all of our newest titles in art and visual studies, see below for our digital catalog, or check out our conference landing page for highlights. And browse all books and journals in art and visual studies here.


Multiple DUP authors have presented during the conference:

Vivian L. Huang is presenting on a panel hosted by the Association of Historians of American Art, “Beyond In/visibility: the Politics of Asian American Representation in American Art History,” Saturday, February 19, 12:00pm EST.

Join Ronak K. Kapadia for the panel, “The air we breathe: aesthetics and politics of the breath in transpacific and transatlantic visual cultures,” hosted by the Diasporic Asian Art Network, Friday, February 18, 10:00am EST.

Laura E. Pérez will be presenting on, “Latinx Bodies: Presence/absence and representation (Part 1),” Thursday, February 17, 10:00am EST.

You can find Tatiana Flores on all panels for “The Feminist Art Project: Feminist Solidarities and Kinships,” starting Friday, February 18, 5:00pm EST.

If you were hoping to connect with Ken Wissoker or one of our other editors about your book project at the College Art Association conference, please reach out by email. See our editors’ specialties and contact information here and our online submissions guidelines and submission portal here.

New Titles in History

We will miss meeting with authors, editors, and friends of the Press in person at the American Historical Association annual conference, but we look forward to connecting with you all virtually. Until March 31, 2022, save 40% on books and journal issues with coupon code AHA22 when you order on our website. Customers in the UK and Europe can order books with this code from our UK partner, Combined Academic Publishers. You can browse a complete list of books and journals in history here.


Assistant Editor Alejandra Mejía

I am saddened to not be joining folks in person in New Orleans, but I am excited to join virtual sessions and connect with prospective authors digitally. I acquire in Latinx History and I am particularly interested in histories of labor, migration, social movements, pan-ethnic and pan-racial solidarity, and scholarship deconstructing the ways in which we currently understand Latinidad. If you’d like to meet with me to discuss your book proposal, just send me an email at alejandra.mejia@dukeupress.edu. I hope you are all taking care of yourselves and your communities!


If you are joining us for the virtual week, you can find DUP authors in multiple panels:

Join DUP authors for panels at the in-person AHA:

If you were hoping to connect with Gisela Fosado, Joshua Gutterman Tranen, Alejandra Mejía, or one of our other editors about your book project at the American Historical Association annual conference, please reach out by email. See our editors’ specialties and contact information here and our online submissions guidelines and submission portal here.

New Titles in Literature and Literary Studies

We will miss meeting with authors, editors, and friends of the Press in person at the Modern Language Association annual conference, but we look forward to connecting with you all virtually. Until February 28, save 40% on books and journal issues with coupon code MLA22 when you order on our website. Customers in the UK and Europe can order books with this code from our UK partner, Combined Academic Publishers.

Registered attendees can find our listing on the conference website. For all of our newest titles in literature and literary studies, see below for our digital catalog. And browse all books and journals in literary studies here.


Senior Executive Editor Ken Wissoker will be a virtual presenter on the panel, “Getting Your Book Published,” Friday, 7 January at 12:00pm EST in the Marriott Marquis, Mount Vernon Square.

Join Executive Editor Courtney Berger in the virtual panel, “Navigating the Changing Landscape of Scholarly Book Publishing in Literary and Cultural Studies,” Saturday, 8 January at 10:15am EST.

DUP author Elizabeth McHenry will be presenting on her new book in the panel, “Unsettled Genealogies of Black Writing: Elizabeth McHenry’s To Make Negro Literature,” Saturday, 8 January at 3:30pm EST in the Mint Room of the Marriott Marquis.

And you can find other authors on many panels around the conference!

If you were hoping to connect with Courtney Berger, Ken Wissoker, or one of our other editors about your book project at the Modern Language Association annual conference, please reach out by email. See our editors’ specialties and contact information here and our online submissions guidelines and submission portal here.