Finalists for the 2011 42 Miles Press Poetry Contest

Here is the list of semi-finalists and finalists for the 2011 Contest: Finalists Laurel Bastian – Rapacity Erica Bernheim – The Mimic Sea Christopher Bursk – Happiness Anonymous Joshua Corey – The Nature Theater of Oklahoma: A Singspiel Todd Fredson – The Crucifix-Blocks Stuart Friebert – Floating Heart Henrietta Goodman – Hungry Moon Erin MaloneContinue reading “Finalists for the 2011 42 Miles Press Poetry Contest”

Announcing Finalists for the 2011 42 Miles Press Poetry Contest

Here is the list of both finalists and semi-finalists for this year’s 42 Miles Press Poetry Contest. Keep in touch here for further updates. This list will be updated to distinguish between finalists and semi-finalists on July 1. We also expect to announce the winner of the Contest before July 4. 2011 Finalists: Rebecca AronsonContinue reading “Announcing Finalists for the 2011 42 Miles Press Poetry Contest”

Reading at Fiddler’s Hearth

On the third Sunday of this month, June 19th, 42 Miles Press’s Managing Editor, McKenzie Tozan, will be reading at Fiddler’s Hearth in the Hearthside Readers and Writers Series. The featured writer for this month at Fiddler’s Hearth is Jennifer Stockdale. The Hearthside Readers and Writers Series takes place at Fiddler’s Hearth on the thirdContinue reading “Reading at Fiddler’s Hearth”

June 11: Kalamazoo Book Arts Center’s “Poets in Print”

Taking place at the Kalamazoo Book Arts Center, Adam Clay and Pablo Peschiera will be reading on June 11th at 7pm. Broadsides featuring the poets’ work, created by KBAC artists, Lauren Scharfenberg and RobE, will also be available for sale and signing among the poets’ other works. The reading is free to attend and openContinue reading “June 11: Kalamazoo Book Arts Center’s “Poets in Print””

Christine Garren’s Chapbook is Now Available at 42 Miles Press

Christine Garren’s chapbook, The Difficult Here, is now available at 42 Miles Press. Cost: $12.00 If you are interested in purchasing a copy, please write a check to Indiana University. If you have any questions about making a purchase, please contact McKenzie Tozan at 42milespress@gmail.com. * A View into The Difficult Here: The Lamp itContinue reading “Christine Garren’s Chapbook is Now Available at 42 Miles Press”

2011 42 Miles Press Poetry Contest

42 Miles Press Poetry Prize Guidelines Judge: David Dodd Lee, Series Editor The 42 Miles Press Poetry Award is being created in an effort to bring fresh and original voices to the poetry reading public. The prize will be offered annually to any poet writing in English, including poets who have never published a fullContinue reading “2011 42 Miles Press Poetry Contest”

Announcing the Winner of the 2010 42 Miles Press Poetry Award

Carrie Oeding, of Houston, Texas, has won the 42 Miles Press Poetry Award for her manuscript, Our List of Solutions. The award includes a $1,000 dollar prize and publication by 42 Miles Press. Her work has appeared in the Best New Poets, 2005 anthology and several journals including DIAGRAM, Colorado Review, 32 Poems, Mid-American Review,Continue reading “Announcing the Winner of the 2010 42 Miles Press Poetry Award”

Wolfson Contest Finalists

*Finalists *Ansie Baird,  Strategies for an Enclosed Space Rebecca Aronson,  Afterglow *Peter Jay Shippy,  Unearthlings *Carrie Oeding,  Our List of Solutions Donald Levering,  Algonquins Planted Salmon *Henrietta Goodman,  Hungry Moon Gail Newman,  One World Jennifer Barber,  Given Away Sharon Chmielarz,  In This Clockless Time *m loncar, “but i’m not a dick (i’m a reporter)” *AmyContinue reading “Wolfson Contest Finalists”

A New Chapbook from Christine Garren

A new chapbook of poems, written since Garren’s The Piercing appeared in 2006, will be published by 42 Miles Press in late summer/fall, 2010. Here is a sample, a poem that originally appeared in Poetry: The Water they fetched the water and then when they reached the house, it was useless fecal and chemical– milesContinue reading “A New Chapbook from Christine Garren”