Wesleyan University Press

26 Series
1415 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

In the Language of My Captor

Shane McCrae
Mar 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Hardback
$14.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$11.95 USD - Electronic book text

Letters from Amherst

Samuel R. Delany, foreword by Nalo Hopkinson
Mar 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$45.00 USD - Hardback

Making Dances That Matter

Anna Halprin, Rachel Kaplan
Feb 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

Trophic Cascade

Camille T. Dungy
Dec 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Hardback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text
$14.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Counter-Desecration

edited by Linda Russo, Marthe Reed
Oct 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$30.00 USD - Hardback
$16.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$13.99 USD - Electronic book text

Native Tributes

Gerald Vizenor
Aug 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$14.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The Sentient Archive

edited by Bill Bissell, Linda Caruso Haviland
Jun 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$90.00 USD - Hardback
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$21.99 USD - Electronic book text

Interview in Weehawken

edited by Harold C. Syrett, Jean G. Cooke, OtherWillard M. Wallace
Jun 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$18.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$11.99 USD - Electronic book text

In the Grand Tradition

, Nancy Finlay
May 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$25.00 USD - Paperback / softback

Typescript of the Second Origin

Manuel de Pedrolo, translated by Sara Martín, OtherKim Stanley Robinson
Mar 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$17.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$45.00 USD - Hardback

The Dog and the Fever

Pedro Espinosa, edited by Jonathan Cohen, translated by William Carlos Williams, foreword by Paul Mariani
Mar 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$15.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$30.00 USD - Hardback

In the Air

edited by Anthony Caleshu
Dec 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
$80.00 USD - Hardback
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$21.99 USD - Electronic book text

Forthcoming Titles from Wesleyan University Press

Tokyo Listening

Lorraine Plourde
Jun 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$80.00 USD - Hardback

Konnakkol Manual

David P. Nelson
Jun 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$34.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$27.99 USD - Electronic book text

Staging Brazil

Ana Paula Höfling
Jun 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$21.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Poetry Witch Little Book of Spells

Annie Finch
Jul 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$6.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Using the Sky

Deborah Hay
Jul 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$22.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Fragile Earth

Jennifer Stettler Parsons
Aug 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Forgotten Voices

Carolyn Wakeman
Aug 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Frayed Light

Yonatan Berg
Sep 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$14.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$30.00 USD - Hardback

A New and Concise History of Rock and R&B through the Early 1990s

Eric Charry
Sep 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$28.00 USD - Paperback / softback

Playing It Dangerously

Ian MacMillen
Sep 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback

Celluloid Classicism

Hari Krishnan
Sep 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback

Drawing the Surface of Dance

Annie-B Parson
Sep 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$26.00 USD - Paperback / softback

Series from Wesleyan University Press

American Poets In The 21st Century

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

American Poets in the 21st Century

edited by Claudia Rankine, Lisa Sewell
Jul 2007 - Wesleyan University Press
$75.00 USD - Hardback
$32.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Best American Experimental Writing

BAX 2018

edited by Seth Abramson, Jesse Damiani, Myung Mi Kim
Aug 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

BAX 2015

edited by Seth Abramson, Jesse Damiani, Douglas Kearney
Jan 2016 - Wesleyan University Press
$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
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Sisters of Tomorrow

edited by Lisa Yaszek, Patrick B. Sharp
Jun 2016 - Wesleyan University Press
$90.00 USD - Hardback
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$23.99 USD - Electronic book text

Garnet Books

Connecticut Architecture

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

Connecticut Architecture

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

The Listeners

Roy R. Manstan
Sep 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$34.95 USD - Hardback
$23.99 USD - Electronic book text

Music / Culture

Citizen Azmari

Ilana Webster-Kogen
Nov 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$80.00 USD - Hardback
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$21.99 USD - Electronic book text

Roots in Reverse

Richard M. Shain
Oct 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$80.00 USD - Hardback
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Dynamic Korea and Rhythmic Form

Katherine In-Young Lee
Oct 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$80.00 USD - Hardback
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$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
$90.00 USD - Hardback
$28.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$23.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Driftless Connecticut Series

Local Government in Connecticut, Third Edition

Frank B. Connolly, OtherRoger L. Kemp, Philip K. Schenck
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

The Driftless Connecticut Series & Garnet Books

The Long Journeys Home

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

Homegrown Terror

Eric D. Lehman
Sep 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
$30.00 USD - Hardback
$15.99 USD - Electronic book text
$18.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The Case of the Piglet’s Paternity

Jon C. Blue
Jun 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
$22.95 USD - Hardback
$11.99 USD - Electronic book text
$14.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The Driftless Series

A Spicing of Birds

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

Balasaraswati

Douglas M. Knight
Jun 2010 - Wesleyan University Press
$35.00 USD - Hardback

The Driftless Series & Wesleyan Film Series

Elegguas

Kamau Brathwaite
Oct 2010 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Hardback

Exposition Park

Roberto Tejada
Apr 2010 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Hardback

Rococo and Other Worlds

Afzal Ahmed Syed, translated by Musharraf Ali Farooqi
Mar 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

The Marcus Cunliffe Lecture Series

Animal Musicalities

Rachel Mundy
May 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$29.95 USD - Hardback
$23.99 USD - Electronic book text

Music & Camp

Christopher Moore
Apr 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$21.99 USD - Electronic book text

Lineage of Loss

Max Katz
Nov 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
$80.00 USD - Hardback
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Wesleyan Film

Escape Velocity

Bradley Schauer
Jan 2017 - Wesleyan University Press
$80.00 USD - Hardback
$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
$10.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$20.00 USD - Hardback
$12.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Half-Inch Himalayas

Agha Shahid Ali
Feb 2013 - Wesleyan University Press
$14.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$22.50 USD - Hardback
$6.95 USD - Hardback

Arreboles

Boyer Rickel
Aug 1991 - Wesleyan University Press
$12.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$26.00 USD - Hardback

Wesleyan Poetry Series

semiautomatic

Evie Shockley, Evie Shockley
Dec 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$15.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$11.99 USD - Electronic book text

Wobble

Rae Armantrout
Oct 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$11.99 USD - Electronic book text
$14.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The Work-Shy

BLUNT RESEARCH GROUP
Oct 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Hardback
$14.95 USD - Paperback / softback