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Cardinal Poetry Prize Finalists Announced

Cardinal Poetry Prize Finalists Announced

Announcing the finalists for the inaugural Cardinal Poetry Prize We are excited to announce that out of 428 submissions, we have selected fifteen finalists for the inaugural Cardinal Poetry Prize…. READ MORE

AWP 2024 — Kansas City, MO

AWP 2024 — Kansas City, MO

Off-site reading @ Bliss Books & Wine Friday, 2/9, 7PM 3502 Gillham Road, Kansas City, MO 64111 Join us for a delightful evening of poetry and good cheer! Featuring Kazim… READ MORE

Minnie Bruce Pratt

Minnie Bruce Pratt

September 12, 1946–July 2, 2023 We are saddened to learn of the passing of Minnie Bruce Pratt—poet, essayist, organizer, and activist. You can read more about Pratt in this moving… READ MORE

Summer Sale! 40% Off All Books!

Summer Sale! 40% Off All Books!

Sale runs July 1st through September 8th. With the summer season upon us, a book is what you might need to escape from the heat. To coincide with the hot… READ MORE

Juneteenth

Juneteenth

by Marilyn Nelson With her shiny black-patent sandalsand her Japanese parasol,and wearing a brand-new Juneteenth dress, Johnnie’s a living doll. Juneteenth: when the Negro telegraph reached the last sad slave… READ MORE

Remembering the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Remembering the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

“On April 19, 1943, the Warsaw ghetto uprising began after German troops and police entered the ghetto to deport its surviving inhabitants. Jewish insurgents inside the ghetto resisted these efforts…. READ MORE

Wesleyan UP at AWP 2023

Wesleyan UP at AWP 2023

Please visit us at Booth #1002! **Scroll down for our signing schedule We are offering a conference discount of 40% off all of our poetry and literature titles. Please use… READ MORE

Introducing Life Lines: Poets in Conversation

Introducing Life Lines: Poets in Conversation

A podcast produced by Wesleyan University Press with a grant from the NEA. Dropping on September 20th. In the first season of Life Lines: Poets in Conversation, hosted by Pushcart-prize nominated… READ MORE

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