New Releases



The Hope of Another Spring cover

Making Climate Change History cover

Queering Contemporary Asian American Art cover

Altermundos cover

Adman cover

Tiffany's Glass Mosaics cover

Yuan Phai, the Defeat of Lanna cover

Woodland cover

The Nature of Whiteness cover

Migrating the Black Body cover

Native Seattle cover

A Year Right Here cover

The Propeller under the Bed cover

Rural China on the Eve of Revolution cover

Dismembered cover

James Mongrain cover

Museums and the Past cover

Decanting cover

New Treaty, New Tradition cover

A Filament Burns in Blue Degrees cover

Timber Trees of Suriname cover

No Home in a Homeland cover

Suffering Fools cover

Reporting for China cover

Seattle Walks cover

Trout Culture cover

The Social Life of Inkstones cover

Proving Grounds cover

Walking it Off cover

The Drunken Man's Talk cover

The Loves and Wars of Relative Scale cover

Too High and Too Steep cover

No Idols cover

Empire Maker cover

The following titles have arrived in our warehouse in the last three months and are now available for purchase:

April 2017

The Hope of Another Spring: Takuichi Fujii, Artist and Wartime Witness

Barbara Johns

Making Climate Change History: Documents from Global Warming's Past

Edited by Joshua P. Howe

Queering Asian American Art

Edited by Laura Kina and Jan Christian Bernabe

Distributed titles

Adman: Warhol before Pop

Edited by Nicholas Chambers

Altermundos: Latin@ Speculative Literature, Film, and Popular Culture

Edited by Cathryn Josefina Merla-Watson and B. V. Olguin

Community Forestry in Canada: Lessons from Policy and Practice

Edited by Sara Teitelbaum

Debating Hate Crime: Language, Legislatures, and the Law in Canada

Allyson M. Lunny

Engaging the Line: How the Great War Shaped the Canada-US Border

Brandon R. Dimmel

Ethnic and Religious Identities and Integration in Southeast Asia

Edited by Ooi Keat Gin and Volker Grabowsky

Everyday Exposure: Indigenous Mobilization and Environmental Justice in Canada's Chemical Valley

Sarah Marie Wiebe

The Iconic North: Cultural Constructions of Aboriginal Life in Postwar Canada

Joan Sangster

Learning and Teaching Together: Weaving Indigenous Ways of Knowing into Education

Michele T. D. Tanaka

On the Side of the Angels: Canada and the United Nations Commission on Human Rights

Andrew S. Thompson

Resilient Gods: Being Pro-Religious, Low Religious, or No Religious in Canada

Reginald W. Bibby

Tiffany's Glass Mosaics

Edited by Kelly A. Conway and Lindsy R. Parrott

Uncertain Accomodation: Aboriginal Identity and Group Rights in the Supreme Court of Canada

Dimitrios Panagos

White Settler Reserve: New Iceland and the Colonization of the Canadian West

Ryan Eyford

Woodland: The Story of the Animals and the People of Woodland Park Zoo

John Bierlein and the Staff of HistoryLink

Yuan Phai, the Defeat of Lanna: A Fifteenth-Century Thai Epic Poem

Translated by Chris Baker and Pasuk Phongpaichit


March 2017

Dismembered: Native Disenrollment and the Battle for Human Rights

David E. Wilkins and Shelly Hulse Wilkins

Idle Talk under the Bean Arbor: A Seventeenth-Century Chinese Story Collection

Aina the Layman with Ziran the Eccentric Wanderer

Migrating the Black Body: The African Diaspora and Visual Culture

Edited by Leigh Raiford and Heike Raphael-Hernandez

Native Seattle: Histories from the Crossing-Over Place, Second Edition

Coll Thrush

The Nature of Whiteness: Race, Animals, and Nation in Zimbabwe

Yuka Suzuki

The Propeller under the Bed: A Personal History of Homebuilt Aircraft

Eileen A. Bjorkman

Reading Orientalism: Said and the Unsaid

Daniel Martin Varisco; with a new preface by the author

Rural China on the Eve of Revolution: Sichuan Fieldnotes, 1949-1950

G. William Skinner; Edited by Stevan Harrell and William Lavely

Symptoms of an Unruly Age: Li Zhi and Cultures of Early Modernity

Rivi Handler-Spitz

Two Centuries of Manchu Women Poets: An Anthology

Translated by Wilt L. Idema

A Year Right Here: Adventures with Food and Family in the Great Nearby

Jess Thomson

Distributed titles

Architectural Quality: A Note on Architectural Policy

Tjeerd Dijkstra

Beyond Afghanistan: An International Security Agenda for Canada

Edited by James Fergusson and Francis Joseph Furtado

Beyond the Amur: Frontier Encounters between China and Russia, 1850-1930

Victor Zatsepine

The Bushman's Medicine Show: Poems

Gary Copeland Lilley

Creating Canada's Peacekeeping Past

Colin McCullough

Decanting: Selected and New Poems, 1967-2017

Stuart Friebert

The Dynamics of Native Politics: The Alberta Metis Experience

Joe Sawchuk

A Filament Burns in Blue Degrees: Poems

Kendra Tanacea

Infidels and the Damn Churches: Irreligion and Religion in Settler British Columbia

Lynn Marks

Interrogating Motherhood

Lynda R. Ross

"I Was the Only Woman": Women and Planning in Canada

Sue Hendler with Julia Markovich

James Mongrain in the George R. Stroemple Collection: Reinterpreting Venetian Tradition

Sheldon Barr and Linda Tesner

The Loves and Wars of Relative Scale: Poems

Albert Goldbarth

Museums and the Past: Constructing Historical Consciousness

Edited by Viviane Gosselin and Phaedra Livingstone

My Decade at Old Sun, My Lifetime of Hell

Arthur Bear Chief

New Treaty, New Tradition: Reconciling New Zealand and Maori Law

Carwyn Jones

No Home in a Homeland: Indigenous Peoples and Homelessness in the Canadian North

Julia Christensen

No Idols: The Missing Theology of Art

Thomas Crow

Power through Testimony: Reframing Residential Schools in the Age of Reconciliation

Edited by Brieg Captaine and Karine Vanthuyne

Realizing the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Triumph, Hope, and Action

Edited by Jackie Hartley, Paul Joffe, and Jennifer Preston

Suffering Fools

Glori Simmons

Timber Trees of Suriname

Chequita R. Bhikhi

Two Families: Treaties and Government

Harold Johnson

Unions in Court: Organized Labour and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms

Larry Savage and Charles W. Smith

Walking It Off: A Veteran's Chronicle of War and Wilderness

Doug Peacock

What It Done to Us: Poems

Essy Stone


February 2017

University of Washington Press titles

China's Transition to Modernity: The New Classical Vision of Dai Zhen

Minghui Hu New in Paperback

City of Virtues: Nanjing in an Age of Utopian Visions

Chuck Wooldridge New in Paperback

The Drunken Man's Talk: Tales from Medieval China

Compiled by Luo Ye; Translated by Alister D. Inglis
New in Paperback

Empire Maker: Aleksandr Barnov and Russian Colonial Expansion into Alaska and Northern California

Kenneth N. Owens with Alexander Yu. Petrov
New in Paperback

Frontier Livelihoods: Hmong in the Sino-Vietnamese Borderlands

Sarah Turner, Christine Bonnin, and Jean Michaud
New in Paperback

God's Little Daughters: Catholic Women in Nineteenth-Century Manchuria

Ji Li New in Paperback

The Han: China's Diverse Majority

Agnieszka Joniak-Luthi New in Paperback

Heaven in Conflict: Franciscans and the Boxer Uprising in Shanxi

Anthony E. Clark New in Paperback

Proving Grounds: Militarized Landscapes, Weapons Testing, and the Environmental Impact of U.S. Bases

Edited by Edwin A. Martini New in Paperback

Reporting for China: How Chinese Correspondents Work with the World

Pal Nyiri

The Scholar and the State: Fiction as Political Discourse in Late Imperial China

Liangyan Ge New in Paperback

Seattle Walks: Discovering History and Nature in the City

David B. Williams

The Social Life of Inkstones: Artisans and Scholars in Early Qing China

Dorothy Ko

Too High and Too Steep: Reshaping Seattle's Topography

David B. Williams New in Paperback

Trout Culture: How Fly Fishing Forever Changed the Rocky Mountain West

Jen Corrinne Brown New in Paperback

Urbanization in Early and Medieval China: Gazetteers for the City of Suzhou

Translated and Introduced by Olivia Milburn
New in Paperback

Distributed titles

The Duty to Consult: New Relationships with Aboriginal Peoples

Dwight G. Newman

Empowering Electricity: Co-operatives, Sustainability, and Power Sector Reform in Canada

Julie MacArthur

Health and Safety in Canadian Workplaces

Jason Foster and Bob Barnetson

Indigenous Diplomacy and the Rights of Peoples: Achieving UN Recognition

James (Sa'ke'J) Youngblood Henderson

Moving Aboriginal Health Forward: Discarding Canada's Legal Barriers

Yvonne Boyer

An Overview of Aboriginal and Treaty Rights and Compensation for Their Breach

Robert Mainville

Postcolonial Sovereignty? The Nisga'a Final Agreement

Tracie Lea Scott

Pursuing Academic Freedom: "Free and Fearless"?

Edited by Len Findlay and Paul Bidwell

State of Exchange: Migrant NGOs and the Chinese Government

Jennifer Y. J. Hsu

Turning Point 1917: The British Empire at War

Edited by Douglas E. Delaney and Nikolas Gardner