OQ Bookmarks

Bookmarks is a collection of new titles by University of Oregon faculty, staff, and alumni authors. We encourage you to submit your book. We also highlight a sampling of titles in our print edition. Listings are published at the discretion of the OQ editors.

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October 1, 2018


By Erin Hoover, MFA ’05 (Creative Writing and Poetry)

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September 25, 2018

Tough Girl: An Olympian's Journey

By Carolyn Wood, BA ’67 (English)

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September 4, 2018

Naturally Animated Architecture

By Kevin Nute, Professor of Architecture

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September 4, 2018

The Wizard of Foz: Dick Fosbury's One-Man High-Jump Revolution

By Bob Welch, BS ’76 (Journalism)

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August 15, 2018

A Way Home: Oregon Essays

By Scott F. Parker, BS ’04 (General Science and Philosophy)

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July 1, 2018

The Promise and Practice of Next Generation Assessment

By David T. Conley, Professor of Educational Methodology, Policy, and Leadership

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June 28, 2018

Stoking the Fire: Nationhood in Cherokee Writing, 1907-1970

By Kirby Brown, Associate Professor of Native American Literatures

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June 27, 2018

From Boom to Ghost Town: Cornucopia, Oregon

By Thomas Taylor Cook, BS ’77 (Elementary Education), MS ’79 (Curriculum and Instruction)

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May 11, 2018

Sustainable Homes for the 21st Century

By Richard Benner, JD ’75, and Michael Royce 

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May 8, 2018

Seeing Species: Re-presentations of Animals in Media & Popular Culture

By Debra Merskin, Professor of Media Studies