Wesleyan University Press

27 Series
1423 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

Drawing the Surface of Dance

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

Wild Music

Maria Sonevytsky
Oct 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Collected Poems of Lorenzo Thomas

Lorenzo Thomas
Oct 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

Using the Sky

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

Forever Seeing New Beauties

Eve M. Kahn
Sep 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$35.00 USD - Hardback
$27.99 USD - Electronic book text

Playing It Dangerously

Ian MacMillen
Aug 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

Celluloid Classicism

Hari Krishnan
Aug 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

Atopia

Sandra Simonds
Aug 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$15.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$30.00 USD - Hardback
$12.99 USD - Electronic book text

Frayed Light

Yonatan Berg
Aug 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$14.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$30.00 USD - Hardback
$12.99 USD - Electronic book text

In Mad Love and War

Joy Harjo
Jul 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$15.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The Poetry Witch Little Book of Spells

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

Konnakkol Manual

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

Forthcoming Titles from Wesleyan University Press

Fragile Earth

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

The Collected Poems of Lorenzo Thomas

Lorenzo Thomas
Nov 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

Forgotten Voices

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

One Hundred Years of Hartt

Demaris Hansen
Dec 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$25.00 USD - Hardback

Edges & Fray

Danielle Vogel
Jan 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$19.99 USD - Paperback / softback

Going Up the Country

Yvonne Daley
Jan 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$19.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Odes and Elegies

Friedrich Hölderlin
Jan 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$18.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Body and Earth

Andrea Olsen
Feb 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

BodyStories

Andrea Olsen
Feb 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Mezzaluna

Michele Leggott
Feb 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback

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

Eric Charry
Feb 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$28.00 USD - Paperback / softback

North American Women Poets in the 21st Century

Lisa Sewell
Feb 2020 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback

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
$32.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$80.00 USD - Hardback

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
$19.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$40.00 USD - Hardback
$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
$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
$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
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$23.99 USD - Electronic book text
$90.00 USD - Hardback

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

Wild Music

Maria Sonevytsky
Oct 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

Playing It Dangerously

Ian MacMillen
Sep 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

Tokyo Listening

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

Music / Interview

American Music Documentary

Benjamin J. Harbert
Jun 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$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
$90.00 USD - Hardback

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
$18.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$15.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Case of the Piglet’s Paternity

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

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

Resonances of Chindon-ya

Marié Abe
Jan 2018 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$22.99 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
$80.00 USD - Hardback

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
$10.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$20.00 USD - Hardback

The Half-Inch Himalayas

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

Arreboles

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

Wesleyan Poetry Series

Atopia

Sandra Simonds
Oct 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$15.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$30.00 USD - Hardback
$12.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Collected Poems of Lorenzo Thomas

Lorenzo Thomas
Oct 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

Frayed Light

Yonatan Berg
Sep 2019 - Wesleyan University Press
$14.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$30.00 USD - Hardback
$12.99 USD - Electronic book text