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Peter was the founder, publisher and editorial director of Bloomsbury Press, an imprint of Bloomsbury USA; before that he held editorial positions at Oxford University Press, Crown Publishers, St. Peter Ginna was most recently publisher and editorial director at Bloomsbury Press; before that he held editorial positions at Oxford University Press, Crown Publishers, St. The winner receives publication, $1,000. Fiction book editor Kristen Hamilton is an award-winning editor who provides professional manuscript editing services to self-publishing and traditionally publishing authors. We are passionate about producing books with authentic teen voices that create - and validate - the teen experience in all of its diversity, whether it's heart-wrenching romance, laugh-out-loud humor, intense and issue-driven drama, haunting mystery, thrilling suspense, or heart-pounding. 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Calvocoressi is an Editor at Large at Los Angeles Review of Books, and Poetry Editor at Southern Cultures. Gabe Fried. She is author of Anxious Music (Four Way Books, 2007), and has had her poems published in many literary journals including Harvard Review, Hayden's Ferry Review, Puerto del Sol, Seneca Review, Passages North, Mid-American Review, and Colorado Review, and in anthologies including From the Fishouse (Persea Books, 2009), and Contemporary. New York, NY. Every editor should read this book. It's the best. Offices in Chapel Hill, NC, and New York City. Navy from 1974 to 1978. 3,761 likes · 135 talking about this. To educate scholars of, and contributors to, a sustainable world, through an interdisciplinary curriculum that emphasizes entrepreneurial thinking and environmental, social, and economic sustainability. Fortunately, your donations help sustain us to keep this free service available. 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Visions of America: Personal Narratives from the Promised Land Wesley Brown, Editor, Amy Ling, Editor Persea Books $29. He teaches in Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies at UMass Amherst. Vogue Knitting Magazine. Persea Books is an independent, literary publishing house founded in 1975 by Michael Braziller and Karen Braziller, who still own and direct the company. We only publish our own brainchildren. Renowned poets along with editors from established presses work with poets who have book-length (and chapbook-length) manuscripts with the goal of publication in mind. Sourcebooks Fire is dedicated to publishing quality, break-out fiction and nonfiction for young adults. On its original publication in 1991, Imagining America was recognized as a groundbreaking work -- "the collection [that] defines multiculturalism" (Booklist). 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They also won't rule out the possibility of another conversation with you further down the line if their publishing strategy changes or if you have an idea for a different book that is a better fit for their list," says former Senior Commissioning Editor, Katy Hamilton, in her course How to Submit a Non-Fiction Book Proposal. She specializes in picture books, middle grade, and Young Adult fiction and non-fiction at Quirk. This means you will receive a range of quotes and responses to your brief, allowing you to choose the best editor for your book. A prize of $1,000 and publication by Persea Books is given annually for a first poetry collection by a woman who is a U. We are passionate about producing books with authentic teen voices that create - and validate - the teen experience in all of its diversity, whether it's heart-wrenching romance, laugh-out-loud humor, intense and issue-driven drama, haunting mystery, thrilling suspense, or heart-pounding. 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Gabrielle Calvocoressi is the author of Apocalyptic Swing (2009) and The Last Time I Saw Amelia Earhart (2005), both from Persea Books. Susan O'Neill, Vestal Review co-editor since 2000, is the author of two books: Don't Mean Nothing (Ballantine Books, UMass Press and, more recently, Serving House Books), a fiction collection based on her hitch as an Army operating room nurse during the Viet Nam war, and Calling New Delhi for Free (Peace Corps Writers Books), a slim volume. Send queries and manuscripts to [email protected] Split Rock Review invites poetry submissions. We are now in the process of developing a book series that promotes the work of women who are courageous, innovative, definition defying writers. Poet, editor, translator, and essayist, Sam Hamill was the author of more than thirty books including two from BOA Editions: Gratitude (1998), and Dumb Luck (2002). She is also the editor of the “eco language reader” (Nightboat Books and [email protected]). 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Handbook of Fruit and Vegetable Flavors explores the fl avor science and technology of fruits and vegetables, spices, and oils by fi rst introducing specifi c fl avors and their commercialization, then detailing the technical aspects, including biology,. From the literary to the commercial, Gallery Books will appeal to every kind of reader. Robin Robinson. Julie Orringer is the author of The Invisible Bridge, a novel, and How to Breathe Underwater, a short story collection. Statement from Heather Derr-Smith about Gabriel Fried and Persea Books Gabriel Fried has been abusing his power as an editor at Persea Books and I am devastated. Columbia, Missouri Area. Amy Newman's latest collection, Dear Editor (Persea Books, 2011), is as funny as it is poignant. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Susan O'Neill, Vestal Review co-editor since 2000, is the author of two books: Don't Mean Nothing (Ballantine Books, UMass Press and, more recently, Serving House Books), a fiction collection based on her hitch as an Army operating room nurse during the Viet Nam war, and Calling New Delhi for Free (Peace Corps Writers Books), a slim volume. Karl Shapiro's poetry received early recognition, winning a number of major poetry awards, including the Pulitzer Prize, during the 1940s. Persea Books founded by Michael and Karen Braziller Lexi Rudnitsky First Book Prize (for women) 212-260-9256 [email protected] We are currently acquiring titles in the genres listed below. A contributing editor for The American Poetry Review, Northrop has received fellowships from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts and the Sewanee Writers' Conference as well as various awards. Douglas, Randall Mann, Patrick Rosal, and Lisa Russ Spaar, among others. Her other books include Dear Editor, winner of the Lexi Rudnitsky Editor's Choice Award, fall, Camera Lyrica, winner of the Beatrice Hawley Award, and her first book, Order, or Disorder, which received the Cleveland State University. OUR MISSION. ) This first biography of a French writer who was more a cult than a man offers all the facts but renders no judgments. Queyras is a contributing editor at Drunken Boat where she has curated folios on Conceptual Writing and Visual Poetry. Genres : Poetry, fiction, essays, memoir, biography, titles of Jewish and Middle Eastern interest, women's studies, American Indian folklore, and YA. Tilgængelighedshjælp. Douglas, Randall Mann, Patrick Rosal, and Lisa Russ Spaar, among others. Other Press Judith Gurewich, publisher [email protected] Sourcebooks is an independent book publisher outside of Chicago that publishes a multitude of topics with the belief that books change lives. 3,772 likes · 63 talking about this. com or to the appropriate editor (Fiction or Nonfiction), Persea Books, 277 Broadway, Suite 708, New York, NY 10007. Phantom Books Kelly Forsythe. It can be hard to determine if they are open or shut to submissions, and when you should submit. He teaches in Women, Gender, Sexuality Studies at UMass Amherst. John Fairfield Elementary School in Saco, ME. In addition to our books published for a general readership, we continue to expand our Young Adult selections with highly intelligent books by authors such as. The book was published in 2004. Writersmarket. Books [Longer bracketed characterisations placed within double-quotes were supplied by L. "The Recurring Dream of the Snakes as a Gift For My Aching Shoulder," "How?" 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Information you need to know:Saturnalia Books Poetry Prize: $1500 and publication by Saturnalia BooksSaturnalia Books Editors Prize: $500 and publication by Saturnalia Books2019 Judge = Patricia Smith. Kim Addonizio is the author of seven poetry collections, two novels, two story collections, and two books on writing poetry, The Poet's Companion (with Dorianne Laux) and Ordinary Genius. - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets. America Street: A Multicultural Anthology of Stories by Anne Mazer (Editor) starting at $0. We are currently acquiring titles in the genres listed below. More of a digital bookworm? They have plenty of electronic books on hand as well, including e-books. About the judge: Luke Hankins is the founder and editor of Orison Books. 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Rumpus Poetry Editor Brian Spears on why he chose Amy Newman's Dear Editor as the December selection of The Rumpus Poetry Book Club:. As a teacher and editor, I wish more presses would offer these types of resources! 21. 3,772 likes · 63 talking about this. Founded in 1996 as part of Bantam Doubleday Dell, Broadway Books today is the paperback imprint for Crown. The Lexi Rudnitsky First Book Prize (formerly the Lexi Rudnitsky Poetry Prize) is a collaboration between Persea Books and The Lexi Rudnitsky Poetry Project. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. She has been a recipient of the NYC Emerging Writer's Fellowship, an Aspen Words scholarship, and has published fiction in The Literary Review. Independent publishers since 1975. This week, Cary Stough talks to Persea Books poetry editor, Gabe Fried. 95 (219p) ISBN 978--89255-208-5. 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After publishing more stories in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Redbook, McCall’s, Hadassah, The Virginia Quarterly Review and many other magazines and quarterlies and anthologies here and abroad, Ms. - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets. Now, for the first time, Pournelle's best short work is collected together in a single volume. Visit her at sandrameek. Persea Books. The Lexi Rudnitsky Editor's Choice Award is a collaboration between Persea Books and The Lexi Rudnitsky Poetry Project. DAW Books seeks to publish a wide range of voices and stories, because we believe that it is the duty of the science fiction and fantasy genres to be inclusive and representative of as many diverse viewpoints as possible. Managing Editor Columbia Journal of Literature and Art. " Awards Include: 2016 Lexi Rudnitsky Editor's Choice Award. Rumpus Poetry Editor Brian Spears on why he chose Amy Newman's Dear Editor as the December selection of The Rumpus Poetry Book Club:. It is an imprint designed to showcase established voices and to introduce emerging new ones—in both fiction and nonfiction, and across a variety of genres. Tobias Wolff, University of Nebraska Press, finalist in two categories for the Lambda. Information you need to know:Saturnalia Books Poetry Prize: $1500 and publication by Saturnalia BooksSaturnalia Books Editors Prize: $500 and publication by Saturnalia Books2019 Judge = Patricia Smith. And you can do it all from anywhere on any device for a fraction of the cost. Raised in rural Virginia, Molly McCully Brown is the author of the poetry collection The Virginia State Colony For Epileptics and Feebleminded (Persea Books, 2017), which won the 2016 Lexi Rudnitsky First Book Prize and was named a New York Times Critics’ Top Book of 2017, and the forthcoming essay collection Places I’ve Taken my Body (Persea Books, 2020). White served in the U. It's the best. I am a survivor and I am speaking out about his ongoing sexual harassment of me, unethical and unprofessional behavior, and abuse of my vulnerability and trust. author of the memoir Travels in Vermeer, Persea Books, a National Book Awards nominee, and the poetry collections Vermeer in Hell, Persea Books, 2014, winner of the Lexi Rudnitsky Editor's Prize; Re-Entry, University of North Texas Press, 2006, winner: Vassar Miller Prize in. Writersmarket. This issue features Canarium Books, Tupelo Press, Chelsea Green, and Persea Books.