About Us

Leuven University Press, established in 1971 under the auspices of KU Leuven, is an ambitious academic press of international standing.

Today the press publishes high-quality academic titles in a broad range of fields including music, art & theory, media & visual culture, text & literature, history & archaeology, philosophy & religion, society & migration and law & economics. We publish approximately forty new titles a year by authors from all over the world. About half of our books are in English and/or combined European languages (French, German, Italian); the remaining volumes are in Dutch. 

Leuven University Press is a full member of the Association of American University Presses and a founding member of the Association of European University Presses.