Liverpool University Press acquires Sussex Academic Press

Award-winning publisher Liverpool University Press has acquired the publication backlist and forthcoming titles of Sussex Academic Press. “Complementing existing editorial strengths in the Humanities, the acquisition of Sussex Academic’s 1000 book backlist presents a high quality addition to LUP’s digital publishing strategy.” Anthony Cond, Chief Executive of LUP “We are delighted that LUP recognize our … Continue reading


How shall I value a university press? Let me count the ways.

To mark the anniversary of the founding of the University Press Redux conference on March 16th 2016, LUP's Chief Executive Officer Anthony Cond reflects on the many ways university presses add value to their universities. We have just been through annual report season at LUP, a time for sharing details of our activity for the … Continue reading

History, News

Liverpool University Press announces new Viking Studies series

Liverpool University Press is delighted to announce a new series Viking Europe: Connections and Culture in the Early Medieval World, led by series editors Steve Ashby (York), Clare Downham (Liverpool), Ann Zanette Tsigaridas Glørstad (Oslo), and Stephen Harrison (Glasgow). The series will focus on new archaeological and historical research into the Viking World. It will … Continue reading

Modern Languages, postcolonial studies

Fighting Racism, American Soccer and European Resistance: Lilian Thuram talks to Sports Illustrated

In a recent interview originally published in Sports Illustrated, Thuram discusses his involvement with America's growing initiative, Black Players for Change and European football's ongoing struggles with racism.

Journals, Literature, News, Poetry

T. S. Eliot Studies Annual to be published as a journal: critical reassessment of Eliot’s life and work

We are delighted to announce that from 2022, The T. S. Eliot Studies Annual will join forces with the International T. S. Eliot Society to be published as a journal by Clemson University Press in association with Liverpool University Press.