Sophia Publishing House

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Založba Sophia
http://www.zalozba-sophia.si
info@zalozba-sophia.si
Einspielerjeva ulica 6, SI-1000 Ljubljana
Phone386 (0) 1 434 4935
Fax386 (0) 1 434 4938
RegionSI-1
Tanja Velagić, Editor in Chief
tanja.velagic@zalozba-sophia.si
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Originally established as the Research and Publishing Centre in 1990 and renamed in 2002, Sophia Publishing House has published more than 170 titles in the field of social sciences theory. Their publishing programme is composed of several collections. Collection Forward! (Naprej!) is dedicated to humanities. Collection Survive storms (Previharimo viharje) is dedicated to essays and historical fiction and collection Theory/Reflection (Teorija/Refleksija) is dedicated to theory.

In 2013 the Sophia Publishing House took over publishing of the Borec Journal, a quarterly which had been previously published by the Association for the Research of History, Anthropology and Literature.

In 2016 the Sophia Publishing House cofounded together with four publishers Založba /*cf, Society for Theoretical Psychoanalysis, Krtina Publishing House, Studia humanitatis cooperative THD. Mission of cooperative is to improve the status of publishing and translating of humanistic works. They organize reading rooms in Vodnik Homestead concerning pressing issues like reproductive rights, education, migrations.


Occasionally, the Sophia Publishing House also organises roundtables and readings of authors from its catalogue, in collaboration with the Department of Sociology, University of Ljubljana, Scientific Research Centre (ZRC SAZU), Slovene Academy of Science and Arts and the Slovenian Book Agency.

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