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Join us for Press Fest!




Buy books & Mags.

Party with publishers.

Celebrate independent and international literature. 

Join CLMP and dozens of small publishers for a big small press block party during the PEN World Voices Festival. 

Publishers, editors and writers will converge on the Washington Square Mews to celebrate independent and international literature.

Books and literary magazines will be on sale; participants can also enjoy author signings, literary readings, and special giveaways. 


Press Fest! is free and open to the public. 

Friday, April 20, 2018 from 4 – 8 PM

 Washington Square Mews, just north of Washington Square Park


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Publishers, click here to register for Press Fest!


Press Fest! Schedule

Time Publisher Event
4:00 PM Folded Word
Paco Márquez signs Portraits in G Minor
Upper Hand Press
Ann Cefola signs & reads from Free Ferry
Raffling Free Ferry by Ann Cefola & Converning Poetry: Poems About Poetry by Jonathan Bracker
Herta Feely signs & reads from Saving Phoebe Murrow
The St. Petersburg Review
Catherine Texier signs Russian Lessons
5:00 PM Sagging Meniscus
Marvin Cohen signs: Women, and Tom Gervasi, Inside the World: As Al Lehman, and Run Out of Prose
TSR: The Southampton Review
Timothy Liu signs Luminous Debris: New & Selected Legerdemain
great weather for MEDIA Puma Perl signs Retrograde
Michelle Whittaker signs Surge
Aimee Herman signs meant to wake up feeling
Upper Hand Press
Rafflle: Saving Phoebe Murrow & The Naming of Girl by Rhonda G. Williams and Rickie Trujillo by Nicholas Bradley
Ann Sequoia and Maria Lisella sign & read from She Can Find Her Way: Women Travelers at Their Best
The St. Petersburg Review
Laurie Stone signs My Life as an Animal: Stories
Dawn Raffel signs The Secret Life of Objects
6:00 PM Folded Word
Elizabeth J. Coleman & Lee Slonimsky sign Pythagore, amoureux | Pythagoras in Love
TSR: The Southampton Review Michelle Whittaker signs Surge
great weather for MEDIA
John J. Trause signs Exercises in High Treason
Upper Hand Press
Raffling She Can Find Her Way: Women Travelers at Their Best by Maria Lisella & Clyde Doesn’t Go Outside by Zach Snyder
Elizabeth Primamore performs from Shady Women: Three Short Plays
Sagging Meniscus
Ed Hamilton signs Lords of the Schoolyard
The St. Petersburg Review
Shelley Marlowe signs Two Augusts in a Row in a Row
7:00 PM Upper Hand Press
Louise Farmer Smith signs & reads from Cadillac, Oklahoma
8:00 PM Upper Hand Press
Raffling three titles by Louise Farmer Smith: Cadillac, Oklahoma & One Hundred Years of Marriage & The Woman Without a Voice


NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs
NY State Council on the ArtsPEN America World Voices Festival

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