MSU Press Podcast

On today’s episode, we’re joined by the press’s editor-in-chief, Catherine Cocks, and Acquisitions editor Caitlin Tyler-Richards to discuss university presses, the resources they offer to faculty members, and the future of the scholarly publishing at MSU Press.

Show Notes

You can find out more about MSU Press at and other fine booksellers. Catherine is on Twitter @catherine_msup and Caitlin is @ctredits. You can connect with the press on Facebook and @msupress on Twitter, where you can also find me @kurtmilb.

Resources mentioned in the episode include #ASKUP, the UP subject grid, Furnace and Fugue, located at, and Cut Copy Paste located at

The MSU Press podcast is a joint production of MSU Press and the College of Arts & Letters at Michigan State University. Thanks to the team at MSU Press for helping to produce this podcast. Our theme music is “Coffee” by Cambo. 

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What is MSU Press Podcast?

Since its founding in 1947, the mission of the Michigan State University Press has been to be a catalyst for positive intellectual, social, and technological change through the publication of research and intellectual inquiry, making significant contributions to scholarship in the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. In this podcast series, we interview MSU Press authors about their research and discuss scholarly publishing with the professionals who make it happen.