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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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…
Wesleyan UP at AWP! Booth 616
Wesleyan UP at AWP! Booth 616
Join us for a Wesleyan University Press Reading Sarah Blake, Brenda Hillman, Evie Shockley, Kerri Webster, and Kazim Ali Thursday, March 8, 2018 3:00pm – 4:15pm Room 18 & 19, Tampa Convention Center, First Floor Event Number R255 Politically aware poets read from their latest work, reacting to our political climate and reflecting on our…
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