Submit a Book Proposal

Publish with WVU Press

Authors who would like West Virginia University Press to consider their nonfiction work for publication should contact:

Derek Krissoff, Director
derek.krissoff@mail.wvu.edu
Email inquiries only. Please do not phone the office to discuss proposals or submissions.
Guidelines for proposals are here.

Authors who would like West Virginia University Press to consider their creative work for publication should contact:

Abby Freeland, editor of Vandalia Press
vandaliapress@mail.wvu.edu
Email inquiries only. Please do not phone the office to discuss proposals or submissions.
Guidelines for proposals are here.

 

 

Vandalia Press: The Creative Imprint of WVU Press

As of September 1, 2017, Vandalia Press will not accept proposals until February 1, 2018. Please check the website for changes as the open submission period approaches.

Preparing a Book Proposal

Initially, we prefer to receive a book prospectus rather than a full manuscript. Please remember that we do not accept unsolicited submissions via e-mail.