Publications at LU

The Department of English and Modern Languages at Lamar University is home to a literary university press, a regional book review, a humanities journal, and a donor-supported student writing magazine. Our press and all publications are staffed by Lamar University faculty, staff, and students and reach an international audience of contributors and readers.



One of the world’s smallest university presses, operating with the latest in book production technology and distribution.

LU Literary Press →

Journal of the Humanities


Papers of interest in the fields of literature, history, contemporary culture, and fine arts published annually.

Journal of the Humanities →

Pulse Literary Magazine


Pulse is the student-run literary magazine of Lamar University, sponsored by the Department and supported by alumni and donors.

Pulse Literary Magazine →

Review of Texas Books


An annual review devoted to books published in Texas, books written by Texas authors, and books about Texas and Texans.

Review of Texas Books →