Veliz Books

Type Of Organization
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
veliz: a term for suitcase, sometimes used in México veliz: what we carry, what we need, what is dear veliz: crosses borders, migrates, translates, expands canons Taking inspiration from the idea of the veliz, in 2015 Veliz Books began crossing literary borders and championing work that transcends time and trends. Veliz Books is an independent literary press dedicated to discovering, publishing, and promoting work from emerging and established authors writing poetry, fiction, and creative non-fiction, as well as books in translation. Veliz Books helps literature travel and fosters a community of readers and writers passionate about words and language, regardless of where they may live.

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Primary Editor/Contact Person
Laura Cesarco Eglin
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Co-founding Editor / Publisher
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
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Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
Reading Period
Year round
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Year Founded
Number Of Books Published Per Year
Titles In Print
The Dead Will Rise and Save Us, Travelers Aid Society, Touching the Light of Day: Six Uruguayan Poets, Once More with Feeling, The Grill, One of These Days, La isla de tu nombre, How to Know the Flowers, Body of Work, Subjects We Left Out, We Do Not Live in Vain, (aviary), The Uplands: Book of the Courel and other poems, The Ghetto, Into Muteness, April Warnings, Black Wings, History of Gone; Ready, Set, Go; Share the Wealth, Splendid Anatomies, The Face of the Quartzes, Year of the Murder Hornet
Number Of Issues Per Year
Back Issues Available
Unsolicited Manuscripts Accepted
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