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Hub City Press to Receive $10,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

Hub City Press to Receive $10,000 Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

January 11th 2022

Hub City Press has been approved for a $10,000 Grants for Arts Projects award to support publication of press books in 2022.

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Hub City Press to publish award-winning author Julia Franks's second novel, The Say So

December 9th 2021

Hub City Press is proud to announce it will publish award-winning author Julia Franks's second novel, The Say So, in the summer of 2023. 

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Hub City Press Announces Changes to South Carolina Novel Prize

Hub City Press Announces Changes to South Carolina Novel Prize

December 6th 2021

Starting in 2022, the prize will be renamed the South Carolina Novel Series and will biennially award $1,500 and book publication to a novel by a writer living in South Carolina.

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Hub City Press to publish Matthew Vollmer's book-length essay

Hub City Press to publish Matthew Vollmer's book-length essay

October 5th 2021

Hub City Press is proud to announce it will publish acclaimed author Matthew Vollmer's booklength essay All Of Us Together In The End, a lyrical, elegiac affirmation of the awesome, strange, otherworldly ways our loved ones remain alive to us, even when they are out of reach, or perhaps even untouchable.

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A Letter from Press Director Meg Reid

A Letter from Press Director Meg Reid

August 25th 2021

Notes on the 2021 open query period

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Kevin Wilson will judge 2022 C. Michael Curtis Short Story Book Prize

Kevin Wilson will judge 2022 C. Michael Curtis Short Story Book Prize

August 3rd 2021

The C. Michael Curtis Short Story Book Prize includes $5,000 and book publication. The prize is open to emerging writers in thirteen Southern states. Submitters must currently reside in the South and must have no more than one previously published book.

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Fellows Selected for the Southern Studies Fellowship

Fellows Selected for the Southern Studies Fellowship

July 29th 2021

Chapman Cultural Center and Hub City Writers Project are pleased to announce the selection of writer Morgan Thomas (they/them) of Gulf Breeze, FL, and visual artist Ben Winans (he/him) of Raleigh, NC, who will begin their nine-month residency in Spartanburg this September and will collaborate on a joint project addressing the culture of the American South.

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Marlanda Dekine is the winner of the 2021 New Southern Voices Poetry Prize

Marlanda Dekine is the winner of the 2021 New Southern Voices Poetry Prize

July 19th 2021

Hub City Press is pleased to announce that the winner of the 5th New Southern Voices Poetry Prize is Marlanda Dekine. Their manuscript THRESH & HOLD was selected as the winner of the prize by award-winning poet Gabrielle Calvocoressi.

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