Parlor Press

Genres Published: 
Poetry
Subgenres:
Prose Poetry, Translation
Representative Authors: 

L.S. Klatt, Allison Funk, Monica Berlin, Beth Marzoni, Jesus Losada, Sarah Sousa, Valerio Magrelli, Eric Pankey, Siobhán Scarry, Ethel Rackin, Christopher Kondrich, Jennifer Atkinson, Brittany Perham, Michael Smith, Ethel Rackin, James Capozzi, Aidan Semmens, Jeongrye Choi, Christopher Sindt, Christopher Kondrich, Brenda Hillman, Emily Carr, Jennie Neighbors, Boyer Rickel, Dawn-Michelle Baude, Nicholas Benson, Attilio Bertolucci, Adam Clay, Ger Killeen, Thomas Lisk, Nicolas Pesques, Peter Riley, Cindy Savett, Morgan Lucas Schuldt, Cole Swensen, Jon Thompson, Jeffrey, Thompson, Daniel Tiffany

Book Types: 
Poetry collections
Formats: 
Paperback, E-book
Reading Period: 
Mar 1 - Jun 30
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Yes
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
No
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Titles per Year: 
Greater than 20
Distributors: 
Ingram, YBP, Small Press Distribution, ebrary, EBSCO MyiLibrary, Coutts, Baker and Taylor, Square
Editorial Focus: 

We are especially interested in collections that use language to dramatize a singular vision of experience, a mastery of craft, a deep knowledge of poetic tradition, and a willingness to take risks. The series is oriented toward free verse, but we will happily consider other forms.

Tips From the Editor: 

Parlor Press also publishes creative nonfiction and fiction but submissions are reviewed by invitation only. The data listed here refers to the Free Verse Editions Series, edited by Jon Thompson.

Contact Information
David Blakesley, Publisher
3015 Brackenberry Drive
City: 
Anderson,
State: 
South Carolina
Zip / Postal Code: 
29621
Contact E-mail: 

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Last updated: October 9, 2014

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