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Small Press Points
In the hardscrabble world of small presses, a ten-year anniversary is a major achievement, so BkMk Press (newletters.org/bkmk-books), which is approaching its fiftieth, has much to celebrate. Founded in 1971 as an outlet for Midwestern writers, the p
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Hub City’s New Southern Fiction Series
This spring, Spartanburg, South Carolina–based Hub City Press is partnering with Charles Frazier, author of the National Book Award–winning novel Cold Mountain (Atlantic Monthly Press, 1997), to launch a new series that will highlight literary fictio
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Say Yes to Yourself
IT WAS 5:30 in the morning when I began writing this. Early in my writing career I heard the Puerto Rican writer Judith Ortiz Cofer answer a standard interview question, and it changed the way I have operated for the rest of my writing life. The ques