Deep Vellum Publishing is a not-for-profit literary arts organization that seeks to enhance the open exchange of ideas among cultures and to connect the world’s greatest writers with English-language readers through original translations, while facilitating educational opportunities for students of translation in the Dallas community, and promoting a more vibrant literary community in north Texas and beyond.

Nonprofit Status

Deep Vellum is a nonprofit, tax exempt 501(c)(3) organization. Your contribution to Deep Vellum is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.


Donate to Deep Vellum through Paypal or by making a check out to Deep Vellum Publishing and mailing to 3000 Commerce St. Dallas, Texas 75226.

Distribution (Print & Digital)

Deep Vellum titles are distributed to the publishing trade by Consortium Book Sales & Distribution.

Deep Vellum ebooks are distributed digitally by Constellation.

Sponsorship / Series Funding

If you are interested in learning more about sponsoring a book in translation, opportunities for acknowledgement at various donor levels, or have a suggestion for a work of world literature in need of translation into English, please email Will Evans.

Staff / Volunteers

Publisher/Executive Director: Will Evans
Managing Director: Jennifer Smart (currently seeking a full-time marketing director)
Book Design/Layout: Anna Zylicz
Colophon Design: Trish Harris

Board of Directors

Lori Feathers, Associate General Counsel, Pioneer Natural Resources, Dallas, TX
Joel Garza, English Teacher, Greenhill School, Dallas, TX
Ed Nawotka, Editor-in-Chief, Publishing Perspectives, Houston, TX
Chad Post, Publisher, Open Letter Books, Rochester, NY
Jacob Silverman, Writer/Journalist/Book Critic, Brooklyn, NY
Paul Wingo, Partner, LAWRH, Dallas, TX