World Poetry Books


Type Of Organization
Press
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
World Poetry is a nonprofit publisher of poetry in translation, founded in 2017 and based in New York City. We publish from a broad range of languages and traditions, bringing the work of modern masters, emerging voices, and pioneering innovators from around the world to English-language readers in affordable, high-quality trade editions.

Social Media Platforms Used
Instagram, X, Facebook, TikTok
Is Your Group Affiliated With A University, Portal Or Other Agency?
no
Primary Editor/Contact Person
James Loop
Contact Title
Publicity Director
Contact Email
Publishes
translation
Representative Authors
Rainer Maria Rilke, Maria Laina, Giovanni Pascoli
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
No
Submission Guidelines URL
Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
yes
Reading Period
Year round
Reporting Time
3 - 6 months
Author Payments
royalties
Number Of Paid Staff
2
Number Of Unpaid Staff
9
Year Founded
2017
Number Of Books Published Per Year
12
Titles In Print
36
Percentage Of Above Available Digitally
100
Average Price Per Book
16
Average Price Per E-Book
9
Number Of Issues Per Year
1
Back Issues Available
yes
Unsolicited Manuscripts Accepted
yes
Format
perfect
Publish Print Anthology?
yes

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