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Gracious and the New Era of Southern Poetry

Gracious and the New Era of Southern Poetry

The new anthology of southern poetry from TTUP is called Gracious. To celebrate its release, our acquisitions editor, Travis, sat down to talk with Gracious’s editor John Poch (@jpoch) about the nature of anthology-making and… READ MORE

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

Gerrymandering Texas in Action

Gerrymandering Texas in Action

The 2021 Texas Legislature is in Session After a very trying couple of months, during which the staff of TTUP routinely clicked “refresh” on election results and then were glued… READ MORE

Excerpt from The Lyme Letters

Excerpt from The Lyme Letters

The Lyme Letters is epistolary verse that spells out a memoir. R, a non-binary femme character, narrates their experience of disease and recovery through recurrent letters to doctors, pets, family… READ MORE

Happy Halloween from TTUP!

Happy Halloween from TTUP!

We hope you’ve had a great spooky season and have a happy and safe Halloween! Check out some spooky books below to get your scare on!