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The University Press of Mississippi was founded in 1970 and is supported by Mississippi's eight state universities. UPM publishes scholarly books of the highest distinction and books that interpret the south and its culture to the nation and the world. From its offices in Jackson, the University Press of Mississippi acquires, edits, distributes, and promotes more than eighty new books every year. Over the years, the Press has published more than 1000 titles and distributed more than 2,600,000 copies worldwide, each with the Mississippi imprint. The University Press is the only not-for-profit book publisher in the state.

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A Conversation with Daniel Marrone, author of Forging the Past: Seth and the Art of Memory

Forging the Past: Seth and the Art of Memory by Daniel Marrone a critical study of the extraordinary Canadian comics creator. This is a comprehensive account of this work and the complex interventions it makes into the past. Moving beyond common notions of nostalgia, Marrone explores the various ways in which Seth's comics induce readers to participate in forging histories and memories This is

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