Ohio State University Press

Publisher Description

The Ohio State University Press was established in 1957 and currently publishes 50-60 new books a year. We specialize in literary and cultural studies, (including comics, narrative theory, Victorian studies, and medieval studies) American studies, rhetoric and communication, gender and sexuality studies, and race and ethnic studies (including Black studies and Latinx studies). We also acquire books in regional studies on our Trillium imprint, creative works, on our Mad Creek imprint, and linguistics. In addition to its books, the Press publishes a distinguished group of journals including Inks, the journal of the Comics Studies Society, American Periodicals, Victorians, North American Journal of Celtic Studies, and Narrative.

Journals in JSTOR from Ohio State University Press
5 Journals in JSTOR Date Range
Adoption & Culture 2007 - 2020
American Periodicals 1991 - 2014
Journal of Money, Credit and Banking 1969 - 2014
Narrative 1993 - 2014
North American journal of Celtic studies 2017 - 2020
Books in JSTOR from Ohio State University Press
197 Books in JSTOR Copyright Date
Advances in the Analysis of Spanish Exclamatives OPEN ACCESS 2017
Affective Ecologies: Empathy, Emotion, and Environmental Narrative 2017
Afrindian Fictions: Diaspora, Race, and National Desire in South Africa 2008
The Age of Eclecticism: Literature and Culture in Britain, 1815–1885 2009
Alliterative Proverbs in Medieval England: Language Choice and Literary Meaning 2016
Alter-Nations: Nationalisms, Terror, and the State in Nineteenth-Century Britain and Ireland 2012
American Risorgimento: Herman Melville and the Cultural Politics of Italy 2009
A/MORAL ECONOMICS: CLASSICAL POLITICAL ECONOMY AND CULTURAL AUTHORITY IN NINETEENTHTH-CENTURY ENGLAND 2003
Ancient Sex: New Essays 2015
Answerable Style: The Idea of the Literary in Medieval England 2013
Antiquarian Voices: The Roman Academy and the Commentary Tradition on Ovid's Fasti 2015
Art after Philosophy: Boris Pasternak's Early Prose 2013
The Art of Vision: Ekphrasis in Medieval Literature and Culture 2015
BASTARDS FOUNDLINGS: ILLEGITIMACY IN 18TH CENTURY ENGLAND 2005
Body Against Soul: Gender and Sowlehele in Middle English Allegory 2009
A Body of Individuals: The Paradox of Community in Contemporary Fiction 2009
The Body of Writing: An Erotics of Contemporary American Fiction 2013
Cato the Censor and the Beginnings of Latin Prose: From Poetic Translation to Elite Transcription 2011
CERTAIN OTHER COUNTRIES: Homicide, Gender, and National Identity in Late Nineteenth-Century England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales 2007
Challenging Communion: The Eucharist and Middle English Literature OPEN ACCESS 2017
Charlotte Perkins Gilman: New Texts, New Contexts 2011
Chaucer, Gower, and the Affect of Invention 2016
Chaucer on Screen: Absence, Presence, and Adapting the Canterbury Tales 2016
Clashing Convictions: Science and Religion in American Fiction 2016
Classroom Commentaries: Teaching the Poetria nova across Medieval and Renaissance Europe 2010
THE COLLECTED FABLES OF AMBROSE BIERCE 2000
Collections in Context: The Organization of Knowledge and Community in Europe 2011
Columbus, Ohio: Two Centuries of Business and Environmental Change 2016
The Community of St. Cuthbert in the Late Tenth Century: The Chester-le-Street Additions to Durham Cathedral Library A.IV.19 2012
Conjuring Freedom: Music and Masculinity in the Civil War's “Gospel Army" 2017
Contemporary Advances in Theoretical and Applied Spanish Linguistic Variation 2017
Contemporary African American Fiction: New Critical Essays 2009
Crime in Verse: The Poetics of Murder in the Victorian Era 2008
CROSS-CULTURAL VISIONS IN AFRICAN AMERIC: FROM SPATIAL NARRATIVE TO JAZZ HAIKU 2006
D H LAWRENCE: SELF AND SEXUALITY 2002
THE DANGEROUS LOVER: GOTHIC VILLIANS, BYRONISM, AND THE NINETEENTH-CENTURY SEDUCTION NARRATIVE 2006
Darkly Perfect World: Colonial Adventure, Postmodernism, and American Noir 2010
Decentering Rushdie: Cosmopolitanism and the Indian Novel in English 2010
DECIPHERING RACE: WHITE ANXIETY, RACIAL CONFLICT, & THE TURN TO FICTION IN MID-VICTORIAN ENGLISH PROSE 2006
Desire in the Canterbury Tales 2015
DESIRING ROME: MALE SUBJECTIVITY AND READING OVID'S FASTI 2006
DETECTING THE NATION: FICTIONS OF DETECTIONS & IMPERIAL VENTUR 2004
Dickens's Forensic Realism: Truth, Bodies, Evidence 2016
Disappear Here: Violence after Generation X 2015
Dislocalism: The Crisis of Globalization and the Remobilizing of Americanism 2011
Distancing English: A Chapter in the History of the Inexpressible 2009
Divergent Trajectories: Interviews with Innovative Fiction Writers 2017
DOING THE RIGHT THING: COLLECTIVE ACTION & PROCEDURAL CHOICE IN NEW LEGISLATIVE PROCESS 2005
Dreaming America: Popular Front Ideals and Aesthetics in Children's Plays of the Federal Theatre Project 2013
The Drunken Duchess of Vassar: Grace Harriet Macurdy, Pioneering Feminist Classical Scholar 2017
The Duchess of Suffolk 2015
The Ears of Hermes: Communication, Images, and Identity in the Classical World 2000
Educating Seeta: The Anglo-Indian Family Romance and the Poetics of Indirect Rule 2010
EDUCATING THE PROPER WOMAN READER: VICTORIAN FAMILY LITERARY MAGAZINES & CULTURAL HEALTH OF THE NATION 2004
ELEGIAC CITYSCAPE: PROPERTIUS & THE MEANING OF ROMAN MONUMENTS 2005
Ethics in the Gutter: Empathy and Historical Fiction in Comics 2017
Exiles in the City: Hannah Arendt and Edward W. Said in Counterpoint 2012
Fashioning Change: The Trope of Clothing in High- and Late-Medieval England 2012
A Fatal Drifting Apart: Democratic Social Knowledge and Chicago Reform 2007
Female Piety and the Invention of American Puritanism 2016
Fictions of Evidence: Witnessing, Literature, and Community in the Late Middle Ages 2013
Financial Speculation in Victorian Fiction: Plotting Money and the Novel Genre, 1815–1901 2010
Five Strands of Fictionality: The Institutional Construction of Contemporary American Fiction 2010
For All White-Collar Workers: The Possibilities of Radicalism in New York City's Department Store Unions, 1934–1953 2007
For Love or for Money: Balzac's Rhetorical Realism 2011
For Their Own Good: The Transformation of English Working-Class Health Culture, 1880–1970 2008
Form and Reform: Reading across the Fifteenth Century 2011
Fragments for a History of a Vanishing Humanism 2016
The French Face of Nathaniel Hawthorne: Monsieur de l'Aubépine and His Second Empire Critics 2011
The Freshwater Mussels of Ohio 2009
The Gentleman from Ohio 2016
George Eliot in Society: Travels Abroad and Sundays at the Priory 2013
German Writing, American Reading: Women and the Import of Fiction, 1866–1917 2012
GETTING AROUND BROWN: DESEGRATION, DEVELOPMENT, AND THE COLUMB 1998
The Governance of Friendship: Law and Gender in the Decameron 2011
Green Speculations: Science Fiction and Transformative Environmentalism 2012
Hard Sayings: The Rhetoric of Christian Orthodoxy in Late Modern Fiction 2013
Hard-Boiled Crime Fiction and the Decline of Moral Authority 2016
Hip Sublime: Beat Writers and the Classical Tradition OPEN ACCESS 2018
Historicizing Fat in Anglo-American Culture 2010
History and Poetics in the Early Writings of William Morris, 1855–1870 2015
Home Bodies: Tactile Experience in Domestic Space 2010
Home Economics: Domestic Fraud in Victorian England 2008
I KNOW THAT YOU KNOW THAT I KNOW: NARRATING SUBJECTS FROM MOLL FLANDERS TO MARNIE 2004
I Made You to Find Me: The Coming of Age of the Woman Poet and the Politics of Poetic Address 2009
The IMAGINATION OF CLASS: THE VICTORIAN MIDDLE CLASSES AND THE LON 2006
Imagined Spiritual Communities in Britain's Age of Print 2015
Imagining the Parish in Late Medieval England 2015
The Immigrant Kitchen: Food, Ethnicity, and Diaspora 2016
Imoinda's Shade: Marriage and the African Woman in Eighteenth-Century British Literature, 1759–1808 2012
In Search of an Alternative Biopolitics: Anti-Bullfighting, Animality, and the Environment in Contemporary Spain 2015
IN THE PRESENCE OF AUDIENCE: THE SELF IN DIARIES AND FICTION 2003
Intratextual Baudelaire: The Sequential Fabric of the Fleurs du mal and Spleen de Paris 2010
Invention and Authorship in Medieval England 2017
Iron Valley: The Transformation of the Iron Industry in Ohio's Mahoning Valley, 1802–1913 2017
James Baldwin, Toni Morrison, and the Rhetorics of Black Male Subjectivity 2017
Jerusalem of Lithuania: A Reader in Yiddish Cultural History 2011
La Verdad: An International Dialogue on Hip Hop Latinidades 2016
A Latin Lover in Ancient Rome: Readings in Propertius and His Genre 2009
Learning to Live with Crime: American Crime Narrative in the Neoconservative Turn 2010
Literature and Identity in The Golden Ass of Apuleius 2007
Literature, Law, and Rhetorical Performance in the Anticolonial Atlantic 2016
Literatures of Liberation: Non-European Universalisms and Democratic Progress 2017
A Little More Freedom: African Americans Enter the Urban Midwest, 1860–1930 2008
Living Chronic: Agency and Expertise in the Rhetoric of Diabetes 2017
London, Radical Culture, and the Making of the Dickensian Aesthetic 2012
LOST CAUSES: HISTORICAL CONSCIOUSNESS IN VICTORIAN LI 2006
Mama's Gun: Black Maternal Figures and the Politics of Transgression 2016
Mandelstam, Blok, and the Boundaries of Mythopoetic Symbolism 2011
Masked Atheism: Catholicism and the Secular Victorian Home 2008
Media of Serial Narrative 2017
The Medieval Risk-Reward Society: Courts, Adventure, and Love in the European Middle Ages 2016
Migrating Fictions: Gender, Race, and Citizenship in U.S. Internal Displacements OPEN ACCESS 2018
Mobility and Modernity: Panama in the Nineteenth-Century Anglo-American Imagination 2017
A Mother's Tale 2017
Mutha Is Half a Word: Intersections of Folklore, Vernacular, Myth, and Queerness in Black Female Culture 2007
My Father’s Closet 2017
Narrating Demons, Transformative Texts: Rereading Genius in Mid-Century Modern Fictional Memoir 2012
Narrative Paths: African Travel in Modern Fiction and Nonfiction 2015
Narrative, Race, and Ethnicity in the United States 2017
Narrative Theory: Core Concepts and Critical Debates 2012
Narrative Theory Unbound: Queer and Feminist Interventions 2015
The National PTA, Race, and Civic Engagement, 1897–1970 2009
Negotiating Relief: The Development of Social Welfare Programs in Depression-Era Michigan, 1930–1940 2008
Neodomestic American Fiction 2010
Neoliberal Bonds: Undoing Memory in Chilean Art and Literature 2015
Novel Nostalgias: The Aesthetics of Antagonism in Nineteenth Century U.S. Literature 2015
NURSE-MIDWIFERY: THE BIRTH OF A NEW AMERICAN PROFESSION 2006
The Ohio State University: An Illustrated History 2011
The Ohio State University in the Sixties: The Unraveling of the Old Order 2016
The OLD STORY, WITH A DIFFERENCE: PICKWICK'S VISION 2006
Oriental Shadows: The Presence of the East in Early American Literature 2011
Other Mothers: Beyond the Maternal Ideal 2008
Paper Money Men: Commerce, Manhood, and the Sensational Public Sphere in Antebellum America 2009
PARTY DISCIPLINE AND PARLIAMENTARY GOVERNMENT 1999
A Passion for Specificity: Confronting Inner Experience in Literature and Science 2016
Permissible Narratives: The Promise of Latino/a Literature 2017
Pluralist Universalism: An Asian Americanist Critique of U.S. and Chinese Multiculturalisms 2012
A Poetics of Unnatural Narrative 2013
Political Appetites: Food in Medieval English Romance 2017
The Politics of Ecology: Land, Life, and Law in Medieval Britain 2016
Politics of the Sword: Dueling, Honor, and Masculinity in Modern Italy 2007
Portraits of the Artist as a Young Woman: Painting and the Novel in France and Britain, 1800–1860 2011
Postclassical Narratology: Approaches and Analyses 2010
PREDICTING POLITICS 2002
PRINT MANUSCRIPT PERFORMANCE: THE CHANGING RELATIONS OF THE MEDIA IN EARLY MODERN ENGLAND 2000
The Problem Body: Projecting Disability on Film 2010
PROBLEM NOVELS: VICTORIAN FICTION THEORIZES THE SENSATIONAL SELF 2007
Promise of Justice: Essays on Brown v. Board of Education 2008
Prophetic Visions of the Past: Pan-Caribbean Representations of the Haitian Revolution 2015
Reading and Disorder in Antebellum America 2011
Reading Death in Ancient Rome 2008
Reading Ovid in Medieval Wales 2017
Reading the Fascicles of Emily Dickinson: Dwelling in Possibilities 2003
Realism's Empire: Empiricism and Enchantment in the Nineteenth-Century Novel 2009
Recovering Disability in Early Modern England 2013
Redrawing French Empire in Comics 2013
The Religion of Empire: Political Theology in Blake’s Prophetic Symbolism 2016
Return to the Kingdom of Childhood: Re-envisioning the Legacy and Philosophical Relevance of Negritude 2014
The REVEREND MARK TWAIN: THEOLOGICAL BURLESQUE, FORM, AND CONTENT 2006
Revivalist Fantasy: Alliterative Verse and Nationalist Literary History 2011
The Rhetoric of Fictionality: Narrative Theory and the Idea of Fiction 2007
Rhetorics of Literacy: The Cultivation of American Dialect Poetry 2013
Rimbaud: The Cost of Genius 2009
Samuel Steward and the Pursuit of the Erotic Sexuality, Literature, Archives: Sexuality, Literature, Archives 2017
Secular Scriptures: Modern Theological Poetics in the Wake of Dante 2016
Seeing Red: Anger, Sentimentality, and American Indians 2008
Shaping Words to Fit the Soul: The Southern Ritual Grounds of Afro-Modernism 2009
SIDNEY KINGSLEY: FIVE PRIZEWINNING PLAYS 1995
Somebody Telling Somebody Else: A Rhetorical Poetics of Narrative 2017
Spanish Perspectives on Chicano Literature: Literary and Cultural Essays OPEN ACCESS 2017
Sponsored Migration: The State and Puerto Rican Postwar Migration to the United States OPEN ACCESS 2017
The Submerged Plot and the Mother's Pleasure from Jane Austen to Arundhati Roy 2016
SUBURBAN STEEL: MAGNIFICENT FAILURE OF THE LUSTRON CORP 2004
Suture and Narrative: Deep Intersubjectivity in Fiction and Film 2017
Tarpeia: Workings of a Roman Myth 2015
Techniques for Living: Fiction and Theory in the Work of Christine Brooke-Rose 2010
Theatrical Jazz: Performance, àse, and the Power of the Present Moment 2015
A THOUSAND WORDS: PORTRAITURE, STYLE, AND QUEER MODERNISM 2006
Traveling Economies: American Women's Travel Writing 2007
The Troubled Union: Expansionist Imperatives in Post-Reconstruction American Novels 2010
Varro the Agronomist: Political Philosophy, Satire, and Agriculture in the Late Republic 2015
Victorian Art Criticism and the Woman Writer 2013
Victorian Dogs, Victorian Men: Affect and Animals in Nineteenth-Century Literature and Culture 2017
Victorian Poetry, Europe, and the Challenge of Cosmopolitanism 2011
Victorians Reading the Romantics: Essays by U. C. Knoepflmacher 2016
Visions of Global America and the Future of Critical Reading 2009
The Vitality of Allegory: Figural Narrative in Modern and Contemporary Fiction 2012
Waiting for the Sky to Fall: The Age of Verticality in American Narrative 2016
Walker Percy, Fyodor Dostoevsky, and the Search for Influence 2017
WHO INTERVENES?: ETHNIC CONFLICT AND INTERSTATE CRISIS 2006
WHY WE READ FICTION: THEORY OF THE MIND AND THE NOVEL 2006
Witches, Goddesses, and Angry Spirits: The Politics of Spiritual Liberation in African Diaspora Women's Fiction 2013
The Writer in the Well: On Misreading and Rewriting Literature 2016
Writing AIDS: (Re)Conceptualizing the Individual and Social Body in 2012
Writing for the Street, Writing in the Garret: Melville, Dickinson, and Private Publication 2010
WRITING LETTERS FOR THE BLIND 2003

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