Tamesis Books

Tamesis Books is a leading academic imprint specialising in studies of the culture, literature, film, history and social sciences of the Hispanic and Lusophone worlds.

Founded in 1963, Tamesis originally focused on the Spanish and Portuguese Golden Age. In recent years, our publishing has expanded to include the most exciting research on contemporary Latin America.

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We’re Celebrating 60 Years of Tamesis Books!

Publish With Us

If you are researching aspects of Hispanic and Lusophone history and culture, we would love to hear from you. Our Editor Dr Megan Milan is now seeking new proposals for monographs and edited collections.

Please find our proposal form below:

Meet Our Editorial Board:

Andrew M. Beresford, Durham University

Zoltán Biedermann, University College London

Celia Cussen, Universidad de Chile

Stephen M. Hart, University College London

Efraín Kristal, University of California, Los Angeles

Jo Labanyi, New York University

María E. López, London Metropolitan University

José Antonio Mazzotti, Tufts University

Thea Pitman, University of Leeds

Julius Ruiz, University of Edinburgh

Alison Sinclair, University of Cambridge

Jonathan W. Thacker, University of Oxford 

Isabel Torres, Queen’s University Belfast

Noël Valis, Yale University

Discover our Books Series

Fuentes para la historia del Teatro en España

Icons of the Luso-Hispanic World


Research Bibliographies and Checklists

Research Bibliographies and Checklists: new series

Tamesis Books Companion Series

Tamesis Studies in Popular and Digital Cultures


Violence in the Hispanic and Lusophone Worlds

Information for prospective authors

Information for current authors

New Releases