System messages

Don't miss out! Log in or sign up to:

  • Bookmark listings to review later
  • Save your favorite searches
  • Receive daily emails of listings that interest you
  • Share listings with your network
  • Connect with your favorite organizations
  • Post opportunities for your organization
Log in Sign up

Actions on this page

Organization logo

Beacon Press

Nonprofit or community organization

Last modified: May 27, 2008, 4:31 PM


Beacon Press is a 150 year old non profit publishing company owned by the Unitarian Universalist Association. The press publishes books for general, activist and progressive scholarly audiences. The works are of high literary and scholarly caliber and are consistent with the principles of the UUA. (These principles can be found at promote such values as freedom of speech and thought, diversity, religious pluralism,and are anti racist, anti-sexist and anti homophobic.
Beacon has published such books as Notes of a Native Son by James Baldwin,Jean Baker Miller's Towards a New Psychology of Women and such recent bestsellers as Cornel West's Race Matters and Marian Wright Edelman's Measure of Our Success.
Our current publishing program emphasizes African American Studies, anthropology, child and family issues, nature and the environment, religion and women's studies.

Beacon Press's activity stream

See all (2)

Beacon Press's organizations

See all (1)

Beacon Press's people

See all (2)

Contact information

Government ID number: 04-2103733

Email: Log in to view email addresses.


Phone: 617 948-6571

Fax: 617 742-2290

25 Beacon Street, Boston, MA, 02108, US


Sign up or log in to administer this page.