Louisiana State University Press

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Louisiana State University Press
LSU Press logo.jpg
Founded 1935
Country of origin United States
Headquarters location Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Key people MaryKatherine Calloway, director
Publication types books
Official website www.lsupress.org

The Louisiana State University Press (LSU Press) is a university press that was founded in 1935. It publishes works of scholarship as well as general interest books. LSU Press is a member of the Association of American University Presses.

LSU Press publishes approximately 70 new books each year and has a backlist of over 2000 titles. Primary fields of publication include southern history, southern literary studies, Louisiana and the Gulf South, the American Civil War and military history, roots music, southern culture, environmental studies, European history, foodways, poetry, fiction, media studies, and landscape architecture. In 2010, LSU Press merged with The Southern Review, LSU's literary magazine, and the company now oversees the operations of this publication.[1]


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