Magazine Articles Tagged With independent/small presses

Small Press Points

by Staff

News and Trends

Posted 5.1.13

May/June 2013

Small Press Points highlights the innovation and can-do spirit of independent presses. This issue features Gazing Grain Press, an inclusive feminist press based in Fairfax, Virginia, that publishes one title each year as part of its annual poetry and hybrid-prose chapbook contest.

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Literary MagNet

by Travis Kurowski

News and Trends

Posted 2.28.13

March/April 2013

Literary MagNet chronicles the start-ups and closures, successes and failures, anniversaries and accolades, changes of editorship and special issues—in short, the news and trends—of literary magazines in America. This issue's MagNet features N+1, Boston Review, Virginia Quarterly Review, and Witness. 

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Literary MagNet

by Travis Kurowski

News and Trends

Posted 1.1.13

January/February 2013

Literary MagNet chronicles the start-ups and closures, successes and failures, anniversaries and accolades, changes of editorship and special issues—in short, the news and trends—of literary magazines in America. This issue's MagNet features Cave Wall, 6x6, Big Fiction, the Paris Review, and the New England Review

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Small Press Points

by Staff

News and Trends

Posted 10.31.12

November/December 2012

Small Press Points highlights the innovative and can-do spirit of independent presses. This issue features Toadlily Press, the Chappaqua, New York–based poetry publisher whose annual anthologies include the chapbooks of four different poets. 

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The Aha! Moment: Michael Wiegers of Copper Canyon Press

by Michael Bourne

Special Section

Posted 9.28.12

Michael Bourne

Copper Canyon Press executive editor Michael Wiegers provides an in-depth analysis of one of John Taggart’s poems to exemplify the value of the poet’s work and explain why he decided to publish Taggart’s collection of new and selected poems.

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Strange How These Things Happen: Featherproof Books and the Big Small Literary Magazine

by Amelia Gray

Special Section

Posted 9.28.12

Amelia Gray

Amelia Gray reports on Featherproof Books’ recent release of a compilation of thirty issues of the Minus Times, which originated as a broadside and evolved into an eclectic literary magazine showcasing the work of a new generation of American authors.

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The Medium Is the Message: The Print-Digital Divide and the Books of Tomorrow

by Carrie Neill

Special Section

Posted 9.28.12

Carrie Neill

Carrie Neill explores the ever-evolving publishing landscape and highlights independent presses experimenting with the increasingly fluid interaction between print and digital, analog and interactive. 

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All in the Family: Ig Publishing, Two Dollar Radio, and Small Beer Press

by Michael Bourne

Special Section

Posted 9.28.12

Michael Bourne

Contributing editor Michael Bourne highlights the trend of family-run indie presses and explores how the editors champion innovative authors whose work is often considered by commercial publishers to be unmarketable. 

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Decisions, Decisions: Three Different Paths to Publication

by Alethea Black, Céline Keating, Michelle Toth

The Practical Writer

Posted 5.3.12

July/August 2011

Three author friends who took different paths to the publication of their debut books—via commercial press, independent press, and self-publishing outfit—compare notes about everything from working with an editor and choosing a cover to marketing and publicity.

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The Story of Dzanc Books

by Jeremiah Chamberlin

Feature

Online Only, posted 10.19.10

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Contributor Jeremiah Chamberlin profiles indie innovator Dzanc Books, which in four short years has gone from a start-up to a publisher with five imprints, three literary magazines, and a list of over fifty titles.

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