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Black Square Editions/Off the Park Press Inc.
Type of organization
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Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
Black Square Editions was started in 1999 with the intention of publishing translations of little known books by well-known poets and fiction writers, as well as the work of emerging and established authors.Our authors include Matvei Yankelevich, Rosalyn Drexler, Brian Evenson, Andrew Joron, Eugene Lim, Gary Lutz, Michael Leong, Albert Mobilio and Barry Schwabsky.
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Primary editor/Contact person
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, art, translation
essays on art and poetry, poetry, fiction, art, and translation
Gary Lutz, Pierre Reverdy, Albert Mobilio
Simultaneous submissions accepted
4 - 6 months
Number of paid staff
Number of unpaid staff
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)?
Number of Books Published per Year
Titles in Print
Average Print Run
75% Paperback, 20% Chapbook, 5% Other
Average Price per Book
Average Price per e-Book