Graywolf Press


Type Of Organization
Press
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
Graywolf Press is a leading independent publisher committed to the discovery and energetic publication of twenty-first century American and international literature. We champion outstanding writers at all stages of their careers to ensure that adventurous readers can find underrepresented and diverse voices in a crowded marketplace.

Is Your Group Affiliated With A University, Portal Or Other Agency?
no
Primary Editor/Contact Person
Fiona McCrae
Contact Title
Director & Publisher
Publishes
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, translation
Recent Awards Received
Kingsley Tufts Award, Three NBCC Award finalists
Representative Authors
Percival Everett, D.A. Powell, Eula Biss
Submissions Policy
Graywolf does not accept unsolicited submissions outside of open reading periods and contests; see our website for more information.
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
No
Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
yes
Reading Period
Year round
Reporting Time
3 - 6 months
Author Payments
royalties, cash, copies
Contests
Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize. See web site for contest guidelines.
Number Of Paid Staff
9
Number Of Unpaid Staff
5
Year Founded
1974
Distributors
Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Number Of Books Published Per Year
30
Titles In Print
500
Hardcover
25
Paperback
75
Average Price Per Book
$15-$24

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