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CLMP Directory of Independent Literary Publishers

Welcome to the online CLMP Directory of independent literary publishers, a digital resource and offspring of CLMP’s former annual print directory.

Browse presses, magazines, and online publishers alphabetically using the top navigation bar. Search for a specific press by entering its name or choosing a format from the dropdown menu.


Airlie Press
  • Type of organization
  • Web address
  • Primary editor/Contact person
    Carter McKenzie
  • Publishes
  • Focus
    We are a nonprofit publishing collective dedicated to cultivating and sustaining fine contemporary poetry.
  • Recent Awards Received
    "Congress of Strange People" by Stephanie Lenox was included in the Eric Hoffer Grand Prize Short List and was an Eric Hoffer da Vinci Eye finalist in 2013
  • Representative authors
    Annie Lighthart, Dawn Diez Willis, Donna Henderson
  • Submissions policy
    We seek one or two new members per year. Submission involves a book-length poetry manuscript; finalists are interviewed by members.
  • Simultaneous submissions accepted
  • Reading period
    From 3 / 1 - 5 / 31
  • Reporting time
    5 - 6 months
  • Author Payments
    none, copies
  • Number of paid staff
  • Number of unpaid staff
  • Wholesalers
    Partners West
  • CLMP Member?
  • How many writers did you publish in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
  • How many live events did you present in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
  • ISBN Number
  • Number of Books Published per Year
    1 or 2
  • Titles in Print
  • Average Print Run
  • Format (%)
    100% Paperback
  • Average Price per Book
  • Average Price per e-Book

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