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Dolefully, a Rampart Stands

February 5, 2019

Happy publication day to Post Road editor Paige Ackerson-Kiely, whose new collection of poems is out today from Penguin Random House. Congratulations, Paige!


January 30, 2019

Congratulations to PR contributor Sally Wen Mao, whose new collection of poems has just been published by Graywolf Press!

Pushcart Prize Nominations

November 30, 2018

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!

Best American Essays 2018

October 13, 2018

We were thrilled to see David Raney’s essay “Chances Are,” which appears in Post Road 33named as a Notable selection in this year’s Best American EssaysCongratulations, David!

Post Road 33 is here!

January 31, 2018

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.

PR Editor Hillary Chute in the NYTBR

December 17, 2017

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.

Boston Book Festival

November 1, 2017

Our Student Interns took some great photos at this year’s Boston Book Festival – please click here to see them.

Former Intern Jakub Frankowicz published in The Guardian!

October 26, 2017

We’re thrilled for former Post Road intern Jakub Frankowicz, who has an article in today’s edition of The Guardian. Congratulations, Jakub!

PR Contributor Melissa Febos @ Papercuts J.P. this Friday

October 23, 2017

Contributor Melissa Febos, whose recommendation appears in Post Road 27, will read with Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich at Papercuts J.P. this Friday, October 27, at 7 p.m. For tickets or more information, please visit the bookstore’s website.

PR Contributors @ the Brattleboro Literary Festival

October 10, 2017


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.