Wesleyan University Press

23 Series
789 Titles

Publishing in its current form since 1957, Wesleyan University Press has lived through many transitions while continuing to thrive. It has published an internationally renowned poetry series since its inception, releasing more than 250 titles and collecting four Pulitzer Prizes, a Bollingen, and two National Book Awards in that one series alone.

The mission of Wesleyan University Press is to develop and maintain a sound and vigorous publishing program that serves the academic ends and intellectual life of the University.

Recent Titles from Wesleyan University Press

Sound Fragments

Noel Lobley
May 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

An Empty Room

Michael Sakamoto
May 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Seeding the Tradition

Alexander M. Cannon
May 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$26.96 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Critique Is Creative

Liz Lerman, John Borstel
May 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Neverending Quest for the Other Shore

Sylvie Kandé
Mar 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$35.00 USD - Hardback
$17.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$14.99 USD - Electronic book text

Finalists

Rae Armantrout
Mar 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$35.00 USD - Hardback
$16.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$13.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Writing of an Hour

Brenda Coultas
Mar 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$15.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$35.00 USD - Hardback
$12.99 USD - Electronic book text

Nothing Special

Dianne Bilyak
Mar 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Hardback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text
$18.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Occasional Views, Volume 2

Samuel R. Delany
Dec 2021 - Wesleyan University Press
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Be Brave to Things

Jack Spicer, edited by Daniel Katz
Nov 2021 - Wesleyan University Press
$35.00 USD - Hardback
$27.99 USD - Electronic book text

Ways of Voice

Matthew Rahaim
Nov 2021 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Baring Unbearable Sensualities

Rosemarie A. Roberts
Oct 2021 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$95.00 USD - Hardback
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Forthcoming Titles from Wesleyan University Press

The Selected Letters of John Cage

John Cage, edited by Laura Kuhn, foreword by Mark Swed
Jun 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$28.00 USD - Paperback / softback

Seeding the Tradition

Alexander M. Cannon
Jun 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$26.96 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Critique Is Creative

Liz Lerman, John Borstel
Jul 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Belly to the Brutal

Jennifer Givhan
Aug 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
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$25.00 USD - Hardback

Lapis

Kerri Webster
Aug 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
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In a Few Minutes Before Later

Brenda Hillman
Oct 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$26.00 USD - Hardback

In the Current Where Drowning Is Beautiful

Abigail Chabitnoy
Nov 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$25.00 USD - Hardback
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Love and Rage

Kelley Tatro
Nov 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$25.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Musical Resilience

Shalini R. Ayyagari
Nov 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Critical Brass

Andrew Snyder
Nov 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Her Birth and Later Years

Irena Klepfisz
Dec 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$28.00 USD - Hardback

Moving Between Worlds

Andrea Olsen
Dec 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Series from Wesleyan University Press

American Poets in the 21st Century

North American Women Poets in the 21st Century

edited by Lisa Sewell, Kazim Ali
Feb 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

American Poets in the 21st Century

edited by Claudia Rankine, Michael Dowdy
Sep 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$80.00 USD - Hardback
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$23.99 USD - Electronic book text

Eleven More American Women Poets in the 21st Century

edited by Claudia Rankine, Lisa Sewell
Feb 2012 - Wesleyan University Press
$80.00 USD - Hardback
$32.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$25.99 USD - Electronic book text

Best American Experimental Writing

BAX 2020

Seth Abramson, Jesse Damiani, edited by Carmen Maria Machado, Joyelle McSweeney
Dec 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$19.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$15.99 USD - Electronic book text

BAX 2018

edited by Seth Abramson, Jesse Damiani, Myung Mi Kim
Jul 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$40.00 USD - Hardback
$19.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$15.99 USD - Electronic book text

BAX 2016

edited by Seth Abramson, Charles Bernstein, Tracie Morris, Jesse Damiani
Feb 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
$40.00 USD - Hardback
$19.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$15.99 USD - Electronic book text

Early Classics Of Science Fiction

Robur the Conqueror

Jules Verne, edited by Arthur B. Evans, translated by Alex Kirstukas
Jul 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
$29.95 USD - Hardback
$23.99 USD - Electronic book text

Celestial Empire

Nathaniel Isaacson
Feb 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
$80.00 USD - Hardback
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$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Sisters of Tomorrow

edited by Lisa Yaszek, Patrick B. Sharp
Jun 2016 - Wesleyan University Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$23.99 USD - Electronic book text

Garnet Books

Frog Hollow

Susan Campbell
Apr 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Hardback
$14.99 USD - Electronic book text
$18.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Connecticut Architecture

Christopher Wigren
Oct 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$32.99 USD - Electronic book text

Connecticut Architecture

Christopher Wigren,
Oct 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$40.00 USD - Hardback

Hartford Books

Hartford Seen

Pablo Delano
Apr 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$25.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

One Hundred Years of Hartt

Demaris Hansen
Jan 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$25.00 USD - Hardback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Music / Culture

Sound Fragments

Noel Lobley
May 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Seeding the Tradition

Alexander M. Cannon
May 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$26.96 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Ways of Voice

Matthew Rahaim
Nov 2021 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Music / Interview

American Music Documentary

Benjamin J. Harbert
Jun 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

I Got a Song

Rick Massimo
Jun 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
$80.00 USD - Hardback
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Magic City Nights

Andre Millard
Apr 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
$28.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$23.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Driftless Connecticut Series

Local Government in Connecticut, Third Edition

Frank B. Connolly
Oct 2013 - Wesleyan University Press
$40.00 USD - Paperback / softback
$31.99 USD - Electronic book text

End of the Line

Markham Starr
May 2013 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Driftless Connecticut Series & Garnet Books

Nothing Special

Dianne Bilyak
Mar 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Hardback
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Paved Roads & Public Money

Richard DeLuca
Aug 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$35.00 USD - Hardback
$27.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Long Journeys Home

Nick Bellantoni
Sep 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$28.95 USD - Hardback

The Driftless Series

Nothing Special

Dianne Bilyak
May 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Hardback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text
$18.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Forgotten Voices

Carolyn Wakeman
Dec 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

A Spicing of Birds

Emily Dickinson, edited by Jo Miles Schuman, Joanna Bailey Hodgman
Oct 2010 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Hardback

The Journals of Samuel R. Delany

In Search of Silence

Samuel R. Delany, edited by Kenneth R. James
Feb 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
$40.00 USD - Hardback
$31.99 USD - Electronic book text

Wesleyan Film

Escape Velocity

Bradley Schauer
Jan 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$17.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Films of Samuel Fuller

Lisa Dombrowski
May 2015 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.95 USD - Hardback
$21.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Lives of Robert Ryan

J.R. Jones
May 2015 - Wesleyan University Press
$30.00 USD - Hardback
$23.99 USD - Electronic book text

Wesleyan New Poets

Parallax

Maureen Mulhern
May 2015 - Wesleyan University Press
$12.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Half-Inch Himalayas

Agha Shahid Ali
Feb 2013 - Wesleyan University Press
$14.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$11.99 USD - Electronic book text
$6.95 USD - Hardback

In Favor of Lightning

Barbara Molloy-Olund
Feb 2011 - Wesleyan University Press
$12.99 USD - Electronic book text

Wesleyan Poetry Series

The Neverending Quest for the Other Shore

Sylvie Kandé
Mar 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$35.00 USD - Hardback
$17.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$14.99 USD - Electronic book text

Finalists

Rae Armantrout
Mar 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$35.00 USD - Hardback
$16.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$13.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Writing of an Hour

Brenda Coultas
Mar 2022 - Wesleyan University Press
$15.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$35.00 USD - Hardback
$12.99 USD - Electronic book text