New American Press

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 

Some contemporary authors we admire are Gore Vidal, Fred Chappell, Joan Silber, Andrew Hudgins, Mary Karr, Neil Labute, Jim Harrison, Lee K. Abbott, Dave Eggers, Albert Goldbarth, Scott Cairns, Gregory Orr, Denis Johnson, David Slavitt, Mary Gaitskill, and E.L. Doctorow (among others, of course).

Reading Period: 
Jan 1
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
No
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
No
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Editorial Focus: 

We're dedicated to publishing intelligent, zany, well-crafted work. We want literature that attempts cultural significance--poems, stories, and nonfiction that go "out" as much as they go "in."

Contact Information
David Bowen
2707 Trenton Way
City: 
Fort Collins,
State: 
Colorado
Zip / Postal Code: 
80526
Contact E-mail: 

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Last updated: December 10, 2013

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