Los Angeles Independent Publishing

Lesbian Books

Red Hen Press, a Los Angeles independent publisher founded by Kate Gale, offers poetry readings, poetry contests, book awards, and more.

PighogjpegPighog is an award-winning publisher originally based in Brighton, England. After its acquisition by Red Hen Press in 2014, Pighog has continued to distribute through Inpress and Central Books in the UK and Europe. The imprint publishes high-quality, original work from a diverse range of regional and international voices, primarily from the British Isles.

Their approach is eclectic. The first publications to roll off the press were poetry pamphlets, and Pighog has presented works in various forms of print as well as live and online. They do not back any particular literary ideology but prefer to offer their readers a stimulating choice of well-made selections. They are known for discovering exciting, new talent and for their unique and distinctive publications.