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Marty McConnell Signs Nonfiction to YesYes Books

Marty McConnell Signs Nonfiction to YesYes Books

Marty McConnell’s book, Gathering Voices: Creating a Community-Based Poetry Workshop will be the first nonfiction title published by YesYes Books, ...

Stacey Balkun Chapbook To Be Published by Red Paint Hill Press

Stacey Balkun Chapbook To Be Published by Red Paint Hill Press

Stacey Balkun’s (TLR issue 4) poetry chapbook, Eppur Si Muove, has been picked up by Red Paint Hill Press and will be published later this year. He...

Kathy Anderson’s Bull and Other Stories a Finalist for Three Awards

Kathy Anderson’s Bull and Other Stories a Finalist for Three Awards

Kathy Anderson’s (TLR issue 4) Bull and Other Stories (Autumn House Press, 2016) is finalist for three awards: 2016 Publishing Triangle's Edmund...

Cynthia Schwartzberg Edlow Collection Due Out from Salmon Press in 2018

Cynthia Schwartzberg Edlow Collection Due Out from Salmon Press in 2018

Cynthia Schwartzberg Edlow, whose poem "In Which Case I Could Stay/Open" appeared in TLR issue 1, has poetry appearing in The Plume Anthology of Po...

Karen Skolfield Wins Jeffrey E. Smith Editor’s Award in Poetry from The Missouri Review

Karen Skolfield Wins Jeffrey E. Smith Editor’s Award in Poetry from The Missouri Review

Karen Skolfield, author of "The Chicken Poem," which was published in TLR's issue 4, has won the 2016 Jeffrey E. Smith Editor’s Award in poetry fro...

Nathan R. Elliott wins 2016 Lawrence Jackson Writers' Award

Nathan R. Elliott wins 2016 Lawrence Jackson Writers' Award

Nathan Elliott, whose essay "Shiva Buys a House" was published in TLR’s sixth issue, has won the 2016 Lawrence Jackson Writers’ Award. According to...

Deirdre Lockwood is an Artist's Trust GAP Grant Winner

Deirdre Lockwood is an Artist's Trust GAP Grant Winner

Deirdre Lockwood has received an Artist Trust GAP grant this year to complete work on her first novel. Lockwood received 2016 GAP funding to take t...

Greg Marshall's Nonfiction to Appear in Best American Essays 2017

Greg Marshall's Nonfiction to Appear in Best American Essays 2017

TLR contributor Greg Marshall’s (issue 9) writing has been selected to appear in Best American Essays 2017 edited by Robert Atwan with guest editor...

Joe Wilkins Signs Debut Novel to Little, Brown

Joe Wilkins Signs Debut Novel to Little, Brown

Joe Wilkins’s debut novel, And Ever These Bull Mountains, has been accepted for publication by Little, Brown. Wilkins is a National Magazine Award...

July Westhale Wins the Kore Press First Book Award

July Westhale Wins the Kore Press First Book Award

TLR poet July Westhale has won the Kore Press 2016 First Book award, selected by Robin Coste Lewis, for her poetry collection Trailer Trash. Traile...

Valerie Nieman wins the Seven Hills Award For Young Adult Fiction

Valerie Nieman wins the Seven Hills Award For Young Adult Fiction

Valerie Nieman has won the Seven Hills Award for young adult fiction with the opening to her novel Backwater.  Neiman's poems have have appeared r...

Cait Weiss Signs Debut Collection VALLEYSPEAK to Zone 3 Press

Cait Weiss Signs Debut Collection VALLEYSPEAK to Zone 3 Press

Cait Weiss' debut poetry collection, VALLEYSPEAK, will be published in Spring of 2018 by Zone 3 Press as the winner of the Zone 3 Press First Book ...