[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] [/et_pb_text][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”1_2″][et_pb_image admin_label=”Image” src=”http://www.eclipsemill.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/mm-clocktower-upside-down-trees-fall-image.jpg” show_in_lightbox=”off” url_new_window=”off” use_overlay=”off” animation=”left” sticky=”off” align=”left” force_fullwidth=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] [/et_pb_image][et_pb_button admin_label=”Button” button_url=”https://tupelopress.wordpress.com/tupelo-press-writing-conferences/the-studios-at-mass-moca/” url_new_window=”on” button_text=”Registration and Information Here” button_alignment=”left” background_layout=”light” custom_button=”on” button_bg_color=”#f96b0c” button_letter_spacing=”0″ button_use_icon=”default” button_icon_placement=”right” button_on_hover=”on” button_letter_spacing_hover=”0″ button_border_radius=”5″ button_font=”Cardo||||” button_text_size=”16″ button_text_color=”#000000″ button_border_color=”#dd3333″] [/et_pb_button][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_2″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The Studios at MASS…

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The 2016 Berkshire Prize for a First or Second Book of Poetry

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Deadline: April 30, 2016 (postmark or online submission date) Final Judge: Gabrielle Calvocoressi $3,000 Prize The Berkshire Prize for a First or Second Book of Poetry is open to anyone writing in the English language, whether living in the United States or abroad. Translations are not eligible for this prize, nor are…

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Come Write with Us!

Gather your words and write with us this spring! Let March winds blow as you generate 30 poems, and assemble them to work with at the end of the month. Join a vibrant community of poets who are becoming a phenomenal network of support for one around the world! Interested poets can send three sample poems and a short bio…

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Mistaking Each Other for Ghosts by Lawrence Raab

  Longlisted today for the 2015 National Book Award  in Poetry Now Available from Tupelo Press Now$ 16.95 Paperback ISBN:  978-1-936797-65-3 We’re thrilled to announce that Lawrence Raab’s marvelous new book, Mistaking Each Other for Ghosts, has been longlisted for the 2015 National Book Award in Poetry! Please join us in congratulating Larry, and come hear him tomorrow night: Wednesday, September…

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The Writer’s Studios at MASS MoCA

  Tupelo Press Invites You to Participate in a Week-Long, Autumn Residency and Workshop on-site at  the Country’s Most Exciting Contemporary Arts Museum November 13 – 20 Jeffrey Levine & Jim Schley/Tupelo Press: Poetry Workshop. $1,500   A week-long residency and workshop for poets, combining writing time in a studio of your own at MASS MoCA, plus instruction and generative…

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The 2015 Snowbound Chapbook Award

  Deadline: February 28, 2015 (postmark or online submission date) Final Judge: Lia Purpura $1,000 Prize The Snowbound Chapbook Award is open to anyone writing in the English language, whether living in the United States or abroad. Translations are not eligible for this prize, nor are previously self-published books. Employees of Tupelo Press and authors with books previously published by Tupelo Press…

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Tupelo Press Writing Conference:  Austin, Texas

February 27 – March 1, 2015   6 of the 10 spots are filled!   As poets, the best way to make significant leaps in mastery of our craft is to explore the creative process, real-time. In this workshop we will use the poetry of Pablo Neruda as our model for guided, generative writing.  Our goal for you is to leave…

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Tupelo Press Writing Conferences:  Austin, Texas

February 27 – March 1, 2015   5 of the 10 spots are already filled!   As poets, the best way to make significant leaps in mastery of our craft is to explore the creative process, real-time. In this workshop we will use the poetry of Pablo Neruda as our model for guided, generative writing.  Our goal for you is to…

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Tupelo Press Announces Our July Open Reading Selections 2014

Tupelo Press is proud and honored to select the following three manuscripts for publication from among an astonishment of deserving work submitted during our July 2014 Open Reading Period: Lillian-Yvonne Bertram of Buffalo, New York for Personal Science. Lillian-Yvonne Bertram is a 2014 recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Poetry Fellowship. Her first book, But a Storm…

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The Dorset Prize is open for submissions

Deadline: December 31, 2014 (postmark or online submission-date) Final Judge: Edward Hirsch Prize: $3,000 The Dorset Prize is open to anyone writing in the English language, whether living in the United States or abroad. Translations are not eligible for this prize, nor are previously self-published books. Poets submitting work for consideration may be published authors or writers without prior book…

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Tupelo Press Writing Conferences:  San Francisco Bay Area

By popular demand, we’ve added a mid-week session (Wednesday-Thursday, January 21-22, 2015) to the Tupelo Press Bay Area Poetry Conference. (Weekend sessions are closed out.) This two-day session will be given in an absolutely stunning private home and garden on Bay Street near Fisherman’s Wharf. We will focus on what we learn for our own work from Pablo Neruda and…

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TQ5 is Live!

Tupelo Quarterly is pleased to announce the launch of a new issue, TQ5, the first of Volume II with Christopher Kondrich as its Editor-in-Chief.   TQ5 includes the winner, finalists, and semi-finalists of its Poetry Contest judged by Amaud Jamaul Johnson, editorial features by Stacey Waite and Andrea Applebee, a celebration of the life and work of Allen Grossman, a new prose…

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Tupelo Press Writing Conferences:  San Francisco Bay Area

We are pleased to return to the Bay Area for the third year of conferences in the intimate settings of private homes. Learn under the discerning and supportive eye of Jeffrey Levine, poet and founder of nationally acclaimed Tupelo Press. We will use the magical and endlessly inventive Pablo Neruda as a launch pad for generative writing and bringing your…

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The Perfect Ten

   “The Perfect Ten” is the ideal conference for poets who are actively sending out their work. Combining revelations about the publishing world with innovative methods of revision for publication, these 3 ½ days in the mountains of New Mexico provide attentive and finely-tuned review of your own work. Whether you’re assembling a full-length manuscript, preparing poems for submission to…

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Deadline Extended!

Because summer is ending all too quickly, we’re doing our part by continuing to accept entries for the TQ5 Poetry Contest until September 5th.   First prize: $1,000! Amaud Jamaul Johnson will be our judge. Amaud’s most recent book, Darktown Follies, was named one of Slate’s Ten Best Poetry Books of 2013, a Recommended Poetry Book of 2013 by Split This Rock, and won Bronze…

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Introducing Tupelo Quarterly’s New Editor-in-Chief!

Tupelo Quarterly‘s first year has proven a grand adventure, each issue a treasury of riches. As Tupelo Quarterly‘s gates open on its second year, we’re excited to announce that Christopher Kondrich has joined us as TQ‘s new Editor-in-Chief!   A voracious reader who is committed to poetry and prose, art and hybrid forms alike, Chris is intellectually adventurous, whole-body aware, generous with…

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The Sunken Garden Poetry Prize for Chapbooks ~ Tupelo Press

The Sunken Garden Poetry Prize  for Chapbooks now open for submissions     August 1 – October 31, 2014 (postmark or online submission-date) Final Judge: Peter Stitt $1,000 Prize Last year’s winner, Ted Lardner, reading just two weeks ago from his   brand new chapbook, We Practice For It. The Sunken Garden Poetry Prize is a prestigious national prize for adult writers…

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Stunning Challenge Grant for Tupelo Press! 

      Suddenly a three-week $10,000 challenge grant from a most generous benefactor! Every dollar we raise in the next three weeks for the production of this dozen of luminous new books will be matched dollar-for-dollar: Gossip & Metaphysics: Russian Modernist Poems and Prose, edited (and translated) by Ilya Kaminsky, Valzhyna Mort, and Katie Farris   Or So It Seemed To Me Then, by Lawrence…

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Tupelo Quarterly 5 Poetry Contest

Tupelo Quarterly TQ5: October 15, 2014 Poetry Contest judged by Amaud Jamaul Johnson Please come visit the site! If no categories appear below, that means the reading period is closed. We read for approximately 6 weeks with the launch of each issue, then close submissions so we can design the forthcoming TQ. Please note: in order to make it possible to…

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Tupelo Press ~ Submissions Open

      Now Open for Submissions!   Throughout the month of July, Tupelo Press is holding open submissions for book-length poetry collections (48-90 pages) and chapbook-length poetry collections (30-47 pages). Selected manuscripts will receive publication by Tupelo Press, a book launch, and national distribution with energetic publicity and promotion.   Please read the complete guidelines here. Poets will receive notifications on or…

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