Mountain State Press promotes writing in Appalachia, with an emphasis on West Virginia works, by publishing literary books written by authors throughout the region. Since 1978, the Press has published manuscripts varying in style and subject matter which hold appeal throughout Appalachia, the United States, and the world.

Mountain State Press offers talented writers a resource for publishing and an opportunity to contribute to a “regional voice.” We are honored to open up our culture and voice through writing.

Mountain State Press is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit.


Contact Us

Mountain State Press’s mailing address has changed:

Mountain State Press
Marshall University
C/O English Dept. 346 Corbly Hall
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755

You can reach us by telephone at (304) 546-1879 or by email at msp1@mountainstatepress.org.