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Snyder Prize Deadline Approaching!

Just over two weeks remain to submit your book-length manuscript for consideration in the Ashland Poetry Press Richard Snyder Memorial Publication Prize.  Manuscripts may be submitted by mail or online through Read More...

Robin Davidson Wins 2012 Snyder Prize

Congratulations to Robin Davidson, winner of the 2012 Richard Snyder Memorial Publication Prize, for her manuscript Trellis for the Orphaned World.  The contest received nearly 500 submissions this year, the most in its history.  Elizabeth Spires judged this year's contest.Robin David Read More...

J David Cummings Wins Snyder Prize

Congratulations to J David Cummings, winner of the 2013 Richard Snyder Publication Prize!  Cummings' manuscript, Tancho, was selected by Alicia Ostriker, who had the following to say about Tancho:“Tancho is a book that needed to be written and needs to be read.  Its ac Read More...

Anna George Meek Wins Snyder Prize

Congratulations to Anna George Meek, winner of the 2014 Richard Snyder Memorial Publication Prize! Meek's manuscript, now titled The Genome Rhapsodies, was selected by final judge Angie Estes. The book will be available in fall 2015.Anna George Meek has published in Poetry, The Kenyon Review, T Read More...

Snyder Prize Deadline is April 30

Time is running out to enter this year's Richard Snyder Memorial Publication Prize.  We are pleased to have David St. John as our final judge this year.  All entries must be entered via our Submittable site or postmarked by April 30. The winner will have their manuscript publishe Read More...

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Robin Davidson Selected as Houston's Poet Laureate

Ashland Poetry Press author Robin Davidson was selected as Houston's Poet Laureate in May. During her two-year appointment, Davidson will conduct workshops and projects to promote the importance of poetry and draw attention to poets working in the Houston area. “One of Poet Read More...

2015 Snyder Prize Winner is Daneen Wardrop

The Ashland Poetry Press is pleased to congratulate Daneen Wardrop, winner of the 2015 Richard Snyder Memorial Publication Prize. Wardrop's manuscript, Life As It, was selected by final judge David St. John. The book will be available in fall 2016.Daneen Wardrop has published two previous books of p Read More...

Meet This Year's Snyder Prize Judge

The submissions period is now underway for the 2016 Richard Snyder Memorial Publication Prize. The Ashland Poetry Press will publish the winning manuscript and award the author $1,000 in prize money, 50 copies of the published book.This year's final judge is Andrew Hudgins.Hudgins is the author of e Read More...

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2016 Snyder Prize Winner is Pamela Sutton

Congratulations to Pamela Sutton, winner of the Ashland Poetry Press 2016 Richard Snyder Memorial Publication Prize. Her manuscript Burning My Birth Certificate was selected by final judge Andrew Hudgins. The book will be available in fall 2017. Sutton will also receive a cash prize of $1,000.  Read More...

Elizabeth Spires to Judge 2017 Snyder Prize

The Ashland Poetry Press is very pleased to announce Elizabeth Spires will be our 2017 final judge for the Snyder Prize. Spires is the author of six collections of poetry, including Worldling, Now the Green Blade Rises, and The Wave-Maker.  Her poems have appeared in The Atlantic, Poetry, Read More...

Snyder Prize

The Richard Snyder Memorial Publication Prize This poetry book series honors the memory of Richard Snyder (1925-1986), poet, fiction writer, playwright, and long-time professor of English at Ashland University. He served for fifteen years as English department chair, and in 1969 co-founded and ser Read More...

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Life As It

Winner of the 2015 Richard Snyder Memorial Publication Prize, selected by David St. John.[Order via Amazon] [Order via SPD]  [Order via Ashland Bookstore]PREVIEWWinner of the gold "IPPY" in Poetry from the 2017 Independent Publisher Book AwardsSample the poems "Blue Jay and Something Read More...

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