Wesleyan University Press has an editorial program that focuses on poetry, music, dance, science fiction studies, film-TV, and Connecticut history and culture. Publishing in its current form since 1957, the press has published an internationally renowned poetry series, collecting five Pulitzer Prizes, a Bollingen, and three National Book Awards in that one series alone. The mission of the press is to develop and maintain a sound and vigorous publishing program that serves the academic ends and intellectual life of the university and beyond. 

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Wesleyan UP acquires Paris Press

Wesleyan UP acquires Paris Press

View a list of Paris Press books now available through Wesleyan.  Paris Press and Wesleyan University Press are pleased to announce Wesleyan’s acquisition of Paris Press. As of May 1, all Paris Press books will be available through Wesleyan University Press and its distributor, University Press of New England. “For years, readers have delighted in…
Poetry @ LA Times Festival & Split This Rock

Poetry @ LA Times Festival & Split This Rock

Wesleyan University Press is pleased to have authors participating in events at both Split This Rock Poetry Festival and the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. Camille T. Dungy and Kazim Ali are among the featured readers at Split This Rock, April 19–21 From the festival organizers: Not only does poetry equip us to speak out against oppression…
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