Book Categories

Latest Releases

Forthcoming Titles

View 561 

Of Motherhood and Melancholia: Notebook of a Psycho-ethnographer


About us

The University of KwaZulu-Natal Press is a quality publisher of scholarship and general expertise books for both academic and general readers. Our range is wide and includes social, political, economic and military history, gender, natural sciences, African literature and selected novels.

If you don't find the book that you are looking for on the website or experience any difficulties, please e-mail us at with your query and we will deal with it immediately.

PLEASE NOTE - Blue Weaver is now handling our distribution. If you wish to place an order, please call their direct orders number: 086 127 2273 or email

Alternatively, our titles are available online at,, and

We have a distributor in the USA, which handles all orders for the United States and Canada, so orders can be placed with them if that is where you are based.

They are Independent Publishers Group (IPG) and any queries can be directed to their general e-mail address which is

Our European Distributor is EUROSPAN. They handle our distribution for Europe and the UK. Please visit their website at to find out to whom you can address your queries.

UKZN Press is also a distributor for deep south, an independent publisher. To read about deep south's authors, titles, bookshop stockists, reviews and excerpts, visit


Please follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or view excerpts from our books on Scribd.

How to Buy:

America - IPG Europe - Eurospan


Web Site Design and Programming