Marsh Hawk Press


Type Of Organization
Press
Phone
(516) 766-1891
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
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.

Social Media Platforms Used
Facebook
Is Your Group Affiliated With A University, Portal Or Other Agency?
no
Primary Editor/Contact Person
Sandy McIntosh
Contact Title
Publisher
Publishes
poetry
Recent Awards Received
2012 PEN Oakland-Josephine Miles Award for Excellence in Literature (Mary Mackey); 2014 Whirling Prize from the University of
Representative Authors
Phillip Lopate, Jason McCall, Mary Mackey
Submissions Policy
Only through annual contest. Please see web site for details.
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
Yes
Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
no
Reading Period
From 4 / 6 - 12 / 15
Reporting Time
1 - 2 months
Author Payments
royalties
Contests
See web site for contest guidelines.
Number Of Paid Staff
1
Number Of Unpaid Staff
6
Year Founded
2001
Distributors
Small Press Distributors
ISBN Number
978-0-9846353
Number Of Books Published Per Year
6
Titles In Print
101
Hardcover
1
Paperback
99
Average Price Per Book
$15.00
Average Price Per E-Book
10
Name
Sandy McIntosh
Title
Publisher
How Did You Arrive At Your Current Position?
As an author, first, but with publishing skills and history.
What Is The Staff Structure At Your Magazine/press?
Six volunteers take oversee operations.

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