The mission of the Ashland Poetry Press is to help top-rate poets in mid-career break through to first or second book publication, and to help mature poets define the best accomplishments of their writing careers through the publication of volumes of selected works.

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Richard Jackson


The Rattling Window Honorable Mention in the Eric Hoffer Awards

The Rattling Window Honorable Mention in the Eric Hoffer Awards

Congratulations to Catherine Staples, whose book The Rattling Window is an honorable mention in The Eric Hoffer Awards - Poetry category!The Eric Hoffer Award for independent books recognizes excellence in publishing with a $2,000 grand prize and various category honors and press type distinctions, as well as the winners of...more

Laura Van Prooyen Selected for McGovern Series

Congratulations to Laura Van Prooyen, whose manuscript, "Our House Was on Fire," has been selected by Deborah Fleming, APP Editor, for publication in the McGovern Series. Van Prooyen's manuscript was nominated by Philip Levine. Our House Was on Fire is due for publication in spring 2015....more

APP at AWP14

The press will host a reading for its new and forthcoming authors at AWP in Seattle at noon. Book signings will take place at Booth 1401....more
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