Hurst Publishers
41 Great Russell Street
London WC1B 3PL

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Tel: +44 (0) 20 7255 2201

How to find us:

The nearest London Underground stations are Holborn and Tottenham Court Road; our office is roughly equidistant between them.

We are opposite the front entrance of the British Museum, above Arthur Probsthain bookshop.

Michael Dwyer
Publisher and Managing Director

Daisy Leitch
Production Director

Kathleen May
Associate Publisher and Director of Sales & Marketing

Rubi Kumari
Sales & Marketing Assistant

Alison Alexanian
Head of Campaigns & Media Relations

Rhianna Louise
Publicity Assistant

Lara Weisweiller-Wu
Senior Editor

Farhaana Arefin

Alice Clarke
Editorial Assistant

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Hurst welcomes manuscript submissions via email. These should be sent to Michael Dwyer. Please bear in mind that Hurst publishes only non-fiction, and note the fields in which we specialise. The best way of doing this is by consulting our website.

Your submission should include the following:

• A synopsis or outline running to at least 1,500 words
• Your CV
• List of publications (where appropriate)
• Contents page of draft chapter titles
• Notes on competing works in the literature
• Details of photographs, illustrations, tables and other non-textual matter in the manuscript
• The book's proposed word length
• Proposed completion date of the manuscript

We will endeavour to respond to your email in a few working days but please bear with us if this is not the case.

Finally, do not send files full of illustrations and other pictorial material without consulting with us first as these may be rejected by our email server.

Hurst is always on the lookout for experienced freelance copyeditors and proofreaders, particularly those with a background in Islamic and Middle Eastern studies and African history and politics. Applicants must have experience of working on scholarly non-fiction books as well as those towards the ‘trade’ end of the spectrum. To apply, please send your CV, with details of any areas of expertise and any professional references, to the Publisher, Michael Dwyer.

Hurst does not currently offer internships. Please check the website regularly for future opportunities.

Macmillan Distribution

UK Trade Orders:

[email protected]
Tel: +44 (0)1256 302692

Export Trade Orders:

[email protected]
Tel: +44 (0)1256 302890 Website

United Kingdom
Kathleen May

Eire & Northern Ireland
Russell Books

North America
Oxford University Press
Tel: 1-800-451-7556
Customer Service: [email protected]

Australia & New Zealand
DLS Australia Pty Ltd

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Netherlands, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland
Michael Geoghegan

Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden
Ben Greig

Greece & Cyprus
Charles Gibbes

Spain & Portugal
Charlotte Prout

Russia & CIS
Ewa Ledóchowicz

Egypt, Lebanon, UAE, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, Iraq, Iran, Libya, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Yemen, Jordan, Palestine, Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia, Turkey
Kathleen May

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Blue Weaver

Rest of Africa
Tula Publishing

Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, Brunei, Thailand & Vietnam
Andrew White

India & Sri Lanka
Feel Books Pvt Ltd

Naoko Murozono
The English Agency (Japan) Ltd.
Sakuragi Bldg. 3F, 6-7-3 Minami-Aoyama,
Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-0062 JAPAN
Tel:  81-(0)3-3406-5385
Fax: 81-(0)3-3406-5387
Email: [email protected]

Italian, German, Portuguese, Spanish
Pina von Prellwitz
Eulama International Literary Agency 
via Guido De Ruggiero, 28 
00142, Rome
Tel: (+39) 06 54 07 309
Email: [email protected]

4343 Finley Ave. Apt. 3
Los Angeles
CA 90027 
Email: [email protected] 

Merve Öngen
Foreign Book Rights Director
ONK Agency
Telif Hakları Onk Ajans Ltd. Şti. / Ticaret Sicil No:199396
Turunç Sokak Açar Villaları No:10
34457 Tarabya
Email: [email protected]

Yumi Chun 
Bestun Korea
#312 Seoktop Officetel, 1588-7 Seocho-dong 
Seocho-Gu, 131-073 
Email: [email protected]

Nike Davarinou 
Read n’ Right Agency
26, Dimitriou Street
34132 Chalkida, Greece 
Tel: (3022) 210 29798
Fax: (3022) 210 27423
Email: [email protected]

Wampe de Veer 
Blackbird Literary Agency
Pieter de Hooghlaan 27
3741 RL Baarn, The Netherlands 
Email: [email protected]

Daniela Popescu
Livia Stoia Literary Agency
Garlei 58, Sector 1
Bucharest 013724, Romania 
Tel: 0040 21 232 99 09 
Email: [email protected]

Belarus, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Ukraine, Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania
Renata Kasprzak
Red Rock Literary Agency Ltd. (UK) Email: [email protected]

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