Since its founding in 2001, Marsh Hawk Press has focused on the relationship between poetry and the visual arts, publishing the ekphrastic poetry of Sharon Dolin, the sculptural poetry of Eileen R. Tabios and Thomas Fink, the abstract-expressionist poetic memoires of Basil King, as well as the award-winning works of Phillip Lopate, Mary Mackey, Steve Fellner, George Quasha and others. The press sponsors readings, exhibits, an online magazine, a website with rotating photo gallery space, and several blogs focused on poetry and visual art, as well as awarding the annual Marsh Hawk Press book publication prize, the Robert Creeley Memorial Award and the Rochelle Ratner Memorial Prize. More information may be found at www.marshhawkpress.org.
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Poetry with affiliations to the visual arts.
Recent Awards Received
2012 PEN Oakland-Josephine Miles Award for Excellence in Literature (Mary Mackey); 2014 Whirling Prize from the University of
Phillip Lopate, Jason McCall, Mary Mackey
Only through annual contest. Please see web site for details.
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Simultaneous submissions accepted
From 4 / 6 - 12 / 15
1 - 2 months
See web site for contest guidelines.
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1% Hardcover, 99% Paperback
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