Pushcart Prize XL

Pushcart Prize XL

Best of the Small Presses, 2016

Book - 2015
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Edited with the assistance of over 200 distinguished Contributing Editors, including Poetry Editors Kim Addonizio and David Bottoms, Pushcart Prize XL celebrates 65 stories, essays and poems from dozens of little magazines and small presses. This 40th Anniversary Edition continues as a testament to the flourishing of American literature in our independent presses. As reviews of last year's collection have indicated each edition of The Pushcart Prize has increased from strength to strength:Library Journal in a starred review commented, "A continuation of the series' noble and classic tradition."Donna Seaman noted in Booklist, "One of the zestiest and most impressive installments in Pushcart's proud reign as the most bountiful and exciting of literary harvests."From previous reviews: "The Pushcart Prize has become a literary institution...perhaps the single best measure of the state of affairs in American literature today." - New York Times Book Review
Publisher: Wainscott, N.Y. : Pushcart, [2015]
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781888889802
Branch Call Number: 810.8 P987 2016
Characteristics: 654 pages ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Henderson, Bill 1941-- Editor


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Here's one way to read a sampling of writing published by small presses, all in one place. Little magazine and small book press editors nominate poems, stories, memoirs, and novel excerpts that they've published in this annual series.

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