An Interview with Scott Gloden

An Interview with Scott Gloden
September 1, 2022

Meet Scott Gloden, author of the short story collection The Great American Everything, which comes out from Hub City Press in spring 2023. His collection was selected by Kevin Wilson for the C. Michael Curtis Short Story Book Prize, who praised it as “an exceptional collection that introduces us to an exciting new voice.” We chatted about Scott's inspiration, what he's reading, and more.

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An Interview with Marlanda Dekine

An Interview with Marlanda Dekine
December 17, 2021

Meet Marlanda Dekine (they/she), author of their full-length debut poetry collection Thresh & Hold. Marlanda is a poet obsessed with ancestry, memory, and the process of staying within one's own body. Their work manifests as books, audio projects, and workshops, leaving spells and incantations for others to follow for themselves. They are the winner of the 2021 New Southern Voices Poetry Prize. Their manuscript was selected as the winner of the prize by award-winning poet Gabrielle Calvocoressi. It will be published in March 2022.

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Meet a Press: Blair

Meet a Press: Blair
October 22, 2021

As an independent press, we love to help support other small and indie presses who, like us, work in their community by providing a space and a voice for local readers and writers. In our new blog series, "Meet a Press," we thought we'd reach out to some of our friends in the local publishing business to get to know them a little bit better, see what they're up to, and share their work, and books, with you! Next up is Blair, located in Durham, North Carolina. Check out our interview with Lynn York!

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Meet a Press: Forest Avenue Press

Meet a Press: Forest Avenue Press
September 1, 2021

As an independent press, we love to help support other small and indie presses who, like us, work in their community by providing a space and a voice for local readers and writers. In our new blog series "Meet a Press," we thought we'd reach out to some of our friends in the local publishing business to get to know them a little bit better, see what they're up to, and share their work, and books, with you! Next up is Forest Avenue Press, located in Portland, Oregon! Check out our interview with Laura Stanfill!

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An Interview with Halle Hill

An Interview with Halle Hill
August 19, 2021

Meet Halle Hill, author of Good Women! Her collection comes out from Hub City Press in 2022, and we chatted with her about her work, her inspirations, what she's reading, and more.

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Meet a Press: West Virginia University Press

Meet a Press: West Virginia University Press
July 9, 2021

As an independent press, we love to help support other small and indie presses who, like us, work in their community by providing a space and a voice for local readers and writers. In our new blog series "Meet a Press," we thought we'd reach out to some of our friends in the local publishing business to get to know them a little bit better, see what they're up to, and share their work, and books, with you! Next up is West Virginia University Press, the only university press in West Virginia! Check out our interview with Derek Krissoff!

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Meet a Press: Belt Publishing

Meet a Press: Belt Publishing
June 21, 2021

As an independent press, we love to help support other small and indie presses who, like us, work in their community by providing a space and a voice for local readers and writers. In our new blog series "Meet a Press," we thought we'd reach out to some of our friends in the local publishing business to get to know them a little bit better, see what they're up to, and share their work, and books, with you! First up, here is Belt Publishing, a press that focuses on the Rust Belt and the Midwest. Check out our interview with publisher Anne Trubek!

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An Interview with Ashleigh Bell Pedersen

An Interview with Ashleigh Bell Pedersen
June 8, 2021

Meet Ashleigh Bell Pedersen, author of her upcoming novel The Crocodile Bride. This debut is set in the summer of 1982 in swampy Louisiana and follows eleven-year-old Sunshine Turner and her troubled father Billy, as the secrets of their family's past swirl around their yellow house in the little town of Fingertip. This novel will be published in spring of 2022 in the Cold Mountain Fund series, in partnership with Charles Frazier.

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