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Celebrate 50 Years with TTUP

Celebrate 50 Years with TTUP

Texas Tech University Press is proud to announce the celebration of our 50th anniversary in 2021.            When TTU Press was established in 1971, our charge was to become the preeminent… READ MORE

How Publishing Collaborations Change Us

For a small university press, where each staff member is their own department, one of the most important parts of our publishing program is our partners. These collaborators allow us… READ MORE

Señor Sack Now Available

Señor Sack Now Available

In honor of our newest release, TTUP’s Marketing Directing (and bonafide Lubbockite) John Brock reflects on Gabe Rivera’s legacy at Texas Tech. Señor Sack is available now! Growing up in Lubbock,… READ MORE

Talking With New Director Katie Cortese

Talking With New Director Katie Cortese

After her first summer on the job, we spent some time talking with our new faculty director Katie Cortese about small-press publishing, being a university press author, and charting a path forward for… READ MORE

Exclusive Excerpt from A Haven in the Sun

Exclusive Excerpt from A Haven in the Sun

For the first time in over 100 years, whooping cranes were spotted nesting in Texas. Viewing this hopeful sign that the endangered species might be beginning to replenish itself, many Texas coastal birders have been… READ MORE