Books for changing the world


We are interested in manuscripts that are accessible to a wide range of progressive and radical political activists, while also being useful to an academic audience.

Please note that we are not accepting submissions for the following genres at this time: fiction, poetry, memoirs, cookbooks, self-help, or dissertations. 

In order to get a sense of the kinds of works we usually publish, please browse our catalog at


If your project falls within the guidelines of the work we publish, please submit your proposal via Submittable here:

In a single document (.doc, .docx, .pdf), please include the following:

a cover letter explaining your proposed topic and its relevance to our audience

your CV/resume

a TOC and detailed chapter outline of the book

2 (maximum) sample chapters

Additionally, please share the following in the appropriate submission fields:

a brief annotated list of the existing literature on the topic and the political work your book would perform

timeline for completion of the manuscript

estimated word count for the completed manuscript 

Given the overwhelming number of manuscripts we receive, we cannot reply to all or even most submissions.

If we find that your project fits within our current editorial priorities, we will contact you within four months of your submission.

Un-agented submissions received by email will not be considered. Submissions sent by postal mail will not be considered.