McGill-Queen’s University Press

Committed to publishing excellence, McGill-Queen’s University Press produces books that contribute to the advancement of scholarship and the enrichment of culture. Our publications are rigorously reviewed and carefully edited, embodied in print by award-winning design and high production values, and enlivened by creative and targeted marketing. Incorporated in 1969 and jointly owned by McGill and Queen’s universities, the Press has offices in Montréal, Kingston, and the UK.

MQUP publishes broadly across the humanities and social sciences with concentrations in the fields of history, philosophy, literary studies, political studies, public policy, sociology, indigenous studies, environmental studies, food studies, religious studies, communication and media studies, art history, and visual culture. The Press has longstanding book series in the history of ideas, history of religion, history of medicine and health, ethnic history, indigenous and Northern studies, Canadian art history, Quebec history, and poetry. New book series have recently been launched on democracy and citizen engagement, gender and social justice in the global South, critical religious studies, and Canadian history in a transnational context, among other topics. 

MQUP collaborates with the scholarly community to advance research and knowledge across the disciplines, bringing their outstanding work to a global readership. Books published by the Press serve as a bridge between the academy and wider public sphere, contributing to conversations of national importance and preserving and celebrating Canadian culture and history. MQUP books have been recipients of the Governor-General’s Literary Awards, the Canada Prize, the Donner Prize, and book prizes awarded by the Canadian Historical Association, American Historical Association, Canadian Political Science Association, American Political Science Association, Association for Canadian and Quebec Literatures, Canadian Sociological Association, Canadian Communication Association, among many others.

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Montréal Office
McGill-Queen’s University Press
1010 Sherbrooke West, Suite 1720
Montréal, Québec
Canada  H3A 2R7

+1 (514) 398-3750
+1 (514) 398-4333

Kingston Office
McGill-Queen’s University Press
Douglas Library Building
93 University Avenue
Kingston, Ontario
Canada K7L 5C4

+1 (613) 533-2155

UK Office
Richard Baggaley, Editor
(+44) 1295 720025