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UCT Press

A tradition of scholarly excellence

UCT Press

UCT Press is committed to publishing high-quality, peer-reviewed:

  • monographs
  • scholarly publications (with trade potential)
  • original research works.

Publications focus mainly on the humanities with an African perspective. Print and digital formats are available and open-access delivery is supported.

UCT Press tries to be the preferred university press for academic authors on the African continent. Titles for publication under the UCT Press imprint are approved by the UCT Press editorial board, which is made up of UCT faculty members.

UCT Press is owned by Juta and Company (Pty) Limited.

More information is available on the UCT Press website.


Telephone: +27 (0)21 763 3500
Fax: +27 (0)21 763 3560
Sandy Shepherd
Dick Ng’ambi