Wesleyan University Press

23 Series
804 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

Queer Arrangements

Lisa Barg
Oct 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Sukun

Kazim Ali
Sep 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$40.00 USD - Hardback
$28.00 USD - Paperback / softback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

mahogany

erica lewis
Sep 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$28.00 USD - Hardback
$16.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$13.99 USD - Electronic book text

Fierce Elegy

Peter Gizzi
Aug 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.00 USD - Hardback
$16.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$13.99 USD - Electronic book text

Selected Poems of Calvin C. Hernton

Calvin C. Hernton. Edited by David Grundy and Lauri Scheyer. Foreword by Ishmael Reed.
Aug 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Dissonant Landscapes

Tore Storvøld
Jun 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Dance Works

Allison Orr, foreword by Liz Lerman
Apr 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$22.00 USD - Paperback / softback
$17.99 USD - Electronic book text

Stone Breaker

Kathleen L. Housley
Apr 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$25.00 USD - Hardback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Brother Poem

Will Harris
Mar 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$15.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$12.99 USD - Electronic book text

Icelight

Ranjit Hoskote
Mar 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$26.00 USD - Hardback
$15.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$12.99 USD - Electronic book text

In Springtime

Sarah Blake
Mar 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$26.00 USD - Hardback
$15.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$12.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Wild Hunt Divinations

Trevor Ketner
Mar 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$45.00 USD - Hardback
$16.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$13.99 USD - Electronic book text

Forthcoming Titles from Wesleyan University Press

The Ruins of Nostalgia

Donna Stonecipher
Oct 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$28.00 USD - Hardback
$16.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$14.99 USD - Electronic book text

The Life of Music in South India

T. Sankaran. Edited by Matthew Harp Allen and Daniel M. Neuman.
Oct 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$85.00 USD - Hardback
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$21.99 USD - Electronic book text

Animal Musicalities

Rachel Mundy
Oct 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$29.95 USD - Hardback
$23.99 USD - Electronic book text
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Be Brave to Things

Jack Spicer and Daniel Katz
Oct 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$35.00 USD - Hardback
$27.99 USD - Electronic book text
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback

The Land Is Sung

Thomas M. Pooley
Oct 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$22.95 USD - Electronic book text

Allegorical Moments

Lyn Hejinian
Nov 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$26.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$21.99 USD - Electronic book text

Dance History(s)

edited by Annie-B Parson and Thomas DeFrantz
Dec 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$50.00 USD - Paperback / softback

The Complete Poetry of Aimé Césaire

Aimé Césaire. Translated by Clayton Eshleman and A. James Arnold.
Jan 2024 - Wesleyan University Press
$50.00 USD - Hardback
$39.99 USD - Electronic book text
$35.00 USD - Paperback / softback

Carved in Stone

Thomas E. Gilson, William Gilson
Jan 2024 - Wesleyan University Press
$30.00 USD - Hardback
$23.99 USD - Electronic book text
$25.95 USD - Paperback / softback

Her Birth and Later Years

Irena Klepfisz
Jan 2024 - Wesleyan University Press
$28.00 USD - Hardback
$21.99 USD - Electronic book text
$22.95 USD - Paperback / softback

A Library of Light

Danielle Vogel
Feb 2024 - Wesleyan University Press
$26.00 USD - Hardback

Room Swept Home

Remica Bingham-Risher
Feb 2024 - Wesleyan University Press
$26.00 USD - Hardback

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
$25.95 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

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

Queer Arrangements

Lisa Barg
Oct 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$24.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$95.00 USD - Hardback
$19.99 USD - Electronic book text

Singing Our Way to Victory

Regina M. Sweeney
Sep 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$28.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

Traveling Spirit Masters

Deborah Kapchan
Sep 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$29.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$22.99 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
$90.00 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

Stone Breaker

Kathleen L. Housley
Apr 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$25.00 USD - Hardback
$19.99 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

Paved Roads & Public Money

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

The Driftless Series

Nothing Special

Dianne Bilyak
Mar 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 Poetry Series

mahogany

erica lewis
Sep 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$28.00 USD - Hardback
$16.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$13.99 USD - Electronic book text

Sukun

Kazim Ali
Sep 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$40.00 USD - Hardback
$28.00 USD - Paperback / softback
$22.99 USD - Electronic book text

Fierce Elegy

Peter Gizzi
Aug 2023 - Wesleyan University Press
$27.00 USD - Hardback
$16.95 USD - Paperback / softback
$13.99 USD - Electronic book text