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Hub City Press to publish Lucien Darjeun Meadows's debut poetry collection IN THE HANDS OF THE RIVER

Hub City Press to publish Lucien Darjeun Meadows's debut poetry collection IN THE HANDS OF THE RIVER

February 22nd 2021

Hub City Press is proud to announce it will publish Lucien Darjeun Meadows’s debut poetry collection In the Hands of the River, an exploration of the influences of generations of coal mining, working-class status, passing white, and Indigenous erasure, alongside a parent’s addiction, emergent queer identity, and shared experiences of mental crisis in rural Appalachia.

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The Hub City / Emrys Writing Prize is now open!

February 10th 2021

The Hub City/Emrys Writing Prize will be awarded in May 2021 to writers in Spartanburg, Greenville, and Polk counties for excellence in fiction and nonfiction.

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Hub City Writers Project and Chapman Cultural Center Launch Southern Studies Fellowship

Hub City Writers Project and Chapman Cultural Center Launch Southern Studies Fellowship

February 5th 2021

Hub City Writers Project is pleased to announce our re-imagined writer-in-residence program: the Southern Studies Fellowship in Arts and Letters!

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​​​​​​​Hub City Writers Project to Receive $10,000 Grant from the National Endowment f

​​​​​​​Hub City Writers Project to Receive $10,000 Grant from the National Endowment f

February 4th 2021

Hub City Writers Project has been approved for a $10,000  Grants for Arts Projects award to support the publication of press books in 2021.

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Help us design our new store bookmark!

Help us design our new store bookmark!

January 27th 2021

Hub City Writers Project is designing new bookmarks, and we want your help! We love giving bookmarks out with our books, and we decided it's time for a fun new design!

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Hub City Press announces new Fiction Editor

Hub City Press announces new Fiction Editor

January 11th 2021

Hub City Press announces the second of two editor positions made possible by a South Arts/Mellon Foundation grant.

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Hub City Press to publish Ashleigh Bell Pedersen's debut novel THE CROCODILE BRIDE

Hub City Press to publish Ashleigh Bell Pedersen's debut novel THE CROCODILE BRIDE

December 29th 2020

Hub City Press is proud to announce it will publish Ashleigh Bell Pedersen’s debut novel The Crocodile Bride. Set in swampy Louisiana in the summer of 1982, The Crocodile Bride 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.

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Andrew Siegrist is the winner of the C. Michael Curtis Short Story Book Prize

Andrew Siegrist is the winner of the C. Michael Curtis Short Story Book Prize

December 8th 2020

Andrew Siegrist of Nashville, Tennessee will receive $10,000 and publication by Hub City Press for his short story collection, All the Colors of Rain

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