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great weather for MEDIA
  • Type of organization
  • Web address
  • Social media platforms used
  • Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
    Founded in January 2012, great weather for MEDIA focuses on the unpredictable, the fearless, the bright, the dark, and the innovative… We are based in New York City and showcase both national and international writers. As well as publishing the highest quality poetry and prose through solo collections and a yearly anthology, we organize numerous literary and multimedia events in New York City and across the country. Find us every Sunday on the Lower East Side at the Parkside Lounge, 317 East Houston St, for our reading series, great weather presents Spoken Word Sundays. Featured readers and a poetry open mic, 4:00 – 6:00 pm.
  • Is your group affiliated with a University, portal or other agency?
  • Primary editor/Contact person
    Jane Ormerod
  • Contact title
  • Publishes
    fiction, poetry
  • Focus
    Our focus is on innovative, quality poetry and prose from fearless writers across the world.
  • Recent Awards Received
    Steve Dalachinsky: Silver Award-Winner, 2019 IBPA Benjamin Franklin Awards in Poetry
  • Representative authors
    Steve Dalachinsky, Michelle Whittaker, Thaddeus Rutkowski
  • Submissions policy
    Our annual poetry and prose anthology has an open submission policy. Solo poetry collections are by invitation only. (See website for details)
  • Accepts unsolicited submissions?
  • Submission Guidelines URL
  • Simultaneous submissions accepted
  • Reading period
    From 10 / 15 - 1 / 15
  • Reporting time
    1 - 4 months
  • Author Payments
    royalties, cash, copies
  • Number of paid staff
  • Number of unpaid staff
  • Distributors
  • 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)?
  • Number of Books Published per Year
  • Titles in Print
  • Average Print Run
  • Format (%)
    100% Paperback
  • Average Price per Book
  • Average Price per e-Book

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