Vanderbilt University Press

Vanderbilt University Press

PMB 351813
2301 Vanderbilt Place
Nashville, TN, 37235
Phone: (615) 322-3585
Fax: (615) 343-8823
E-mail: vupress@vanderbilt.edu
Website: www.vanderbiltuniversitypress.com
Contact: Michael Ames, director

 

WHAT THEY DO:
VU Press seeks nonfiction in a variety of fields. No fiction.

WHAT THEY WANT:
Nonfiction
Americana
Anthropology
Archaeology
Education
Ethnic
Government
Politics
Health
Medicine
History
Language
Literature
Multicultural
Music
Dance
Nature
Environment
Philosophy
Women’s Issues
Women’s Studies

Submit “prospectus, sample chapter, CV.” Mail entries only.

BACKGROUND/DEMOGRAPHICS
Publishes hardcover originals and trade paperback originals/reprints
Simultaneous Submissions: Yes
Responds in 2 weeks to proposals
20-25 titles published per year
25% of titles by first time authors
90% of titles by unagented authors
Publishes 10 months after acceptance
Rarely pays advance