Happy publication day to Post Road editor Paige Ackerson-Kiely, whose new collection of poems is out today from Penguin Random House. Congratulations, Paige!
Congratulations to PR contributor Sally Wen Mao, whose new collection of poems has just been published by Graywolf Press!
We’re pleased to announce our nominations for the 2019 Pushcart Prize:
“America is Having a Revolution,” by Ru Freeman [from PR35]
“The Hidden,” by Allan Peterson [from PR35]
“The Hawk Mercury,” by Ashley Mayne [from PR34]
“The Painted Lady,” by Harris Lahti [from PR35]
“Journey to the Center of the Earth,” by Beth Peterson [from PR34]
“Night Crawlers,” by Michael Gracey [from PR35]
Best of luck to all of our nominees! We’ll keep our fingers crossed!
Guess what just arrived in our offices! We’re pleased to announce the publication of Post Road 33, featuring work by Amy Lemmon, Shelly Oria, Justin Reed and more than twenty other writers, plus artwork by Hiro Ichikawa and the results of our first ever Flash-Fiction Contest. We’ll post an order link on our website soon, and we’ll also be selling it at next month’s Association of Writers & Writing Programs conference in Tampa.
Post Road Criticism Editor Hillary Chute’s new book, Why Comics? From Underground to Everywhere, is reviewed in today’s New York Times Book Review. Please click here to read the review.
We’re thrilled for former Post Road intern Jakub Frankowicz, who has an article in today’s edition of The Guardian. Congratulations, Jakub!
The Brattleboro Literary Festival begins on Thursday, and it features several Post Road contributors –Maggie Dietz, Major Jackson, Gail Mazur and April Ossmann among them. Please click here for the festival schedule or more information.