The University of North Carolina Press, located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, is a nonprofit publisher of both scholarly and general-interest books and journals. The Press advances the University of North Carolina’s triple mission of teaching, research, and public service by publishing first-rate books and journals for students, scholars, and general readers.
Established in 1922, UNC Press was the first university press in the South and one of the first in the nation. Our regional publishing program—aimed at general readers and offering engaging, authoritative work on all aspects of the region’s history and culture, its natural and built environment, its music, food, literature, geography, plant and animal life—has been widely adopted in other parts of the country. Over the years, Press books have won hundreds of prestigious awards including the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award and those of many national scholarly societies. Today, the imprint of UNC Press is recognized worldwide as a mark of publishing excellence—both for what we publish and for how we publish.
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