Category: announcements

Month in Review: April 2015

by Maryka Gillis Folded Word has been busy this month. During the course of the April, the press has focused extensively on chapbooks, with a call for new submissions, attendance at a chapbook festival, and the debut of three new chapbooks of poetry. In… Continue Reading “Month in Review: April 2015”

Colorado Humanities announces Joseph Hutchison as Colorado Poet Laureate

On 9 September 2014, Colorado Humanities announced Joseph Hutchison as the Poet Laureate of Colorado.

Pushcart 2014 Nominees

The Folded Word editorial team is thrilled to announce that the following works published by Folded Word in 2014 have been nominated for a Pushcart Prize:

New Submissions Editor

We are excited to announce the addition of a Submissions Editor to the Folded Word team. Barbara Flaherty will be taking over the coordination and review of unsolicited queries, with her goal being to drastically reduce our response time. “As a poet,” she said… Continue Reading “New Submissions Editor”

New Poetry Month Titles

In honor of National Poetry Month, we launched two new titles today: 1) Catherine Sophia’s Elbow, a novel-in-verse by Darla K. Crist, 2) Hints, a chapbook of micro-poems by Rose Auslander.

CLMP: We’re In!

As of 24 March 2014, Folded Word became a proud member of CLMP (the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses).

Our Submissions Have Gone Postal

Now that we’re making progress again, we’ve re-opened to submissions. However unlike before, we’re only taking paper submissions that arrive in our US Mailbox (pictured at right).

Author Q&A with Kevin Griffith

Join Kevin Griffith, author of 101 KINDS OF IRONY and professor of English at Capital University, to discuss his humorous treatment of this literary concept.

Celebrating 1000 Tweeps

We’d like to take a moment to thank our 1000 followers on Twitter by offering all our followers: 1) a free ebook from our backlist and 2) a chance to win a print copy of WOR(L)DS APART from our frontlist.

Octoberfest

Raise your glass and join us in toasting our largest batch of new titles to date. Print books, eBooks, chapbooks, poetry online, author Q&A’s…whatever your reading taste, we’ll have you covered by All Hallows Eve.