Mission and Vision

TCU Press has traditionally published the history, culture, and literature of Texas and the American West. As the press has grown steadily in stature and in its ability to bring credit to its parent university over the last sixty years, it has been praised for publishing regional fiction, for discovering and preserving local history, and for contributing to meaningful discussions of social issues, such as race, class, and gender.


TCU Press seeks to expand upon the university‚Äôs core mission through the discovery, development, and dissemination of knowledge by the publication of significant, relevant, and innovative titles in all areas but with a specific focus on its regional state.


To be a dynamic university press publishing innovative, impactful, and significant titles that engage readers worldwide.