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

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.

News




Date: Jul 29th, 2016
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We are pleased to announce that effective August 27, 2016, Red Hen Press will begin US and Canadian distribution through Ingram Publisher Services (IPS).

Date: Jan 21st, 2016
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Red Hen Press is pleased to announce the winners of its 2015 awards series. Winners of the Benjamin Saltman Poetry Award, the RHP Fiction Award, and the RHP Nonfiction Award will receive book deals with Red Hen Press. Winners of the Red Hen Press Short Story Award, Poetry Award, and the LAR Wild Light Poetry Contest will be published in a forthcoming issue of the Los Angeles Review. All prizes include an honorarium.

Date: Jan 19th, 2016
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We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Eva Saulitis. Eva was an extremely gifted writer and poet, whose impact at the press was nothing short of remarkable.

Date: Dec 11th, 2015
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Our author Michael Mirolla discusses his latest book of short stories, Lessons in Relationship Dyads with TVCOGECO'S Halton Insider.

Date: Dec 4th, 2015
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Michael Mirolla joins Hugh Reilly and Sandra Kyrzakos on December 3, 2015 to discuss his new book Lessons in Relationship Dyads.

Date: Dec 4th, 2015

Awp cast a spotlight on Red Hen Press this week! Keep your eyes peeled for us at the AWP Bookfair next year! We'll be at booths 909, 911 and 913.

Date: Dec 2nd, 2015
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Alicia Partnoy, author of Volando bajito, talks with Poetry.LA's Mariano Zaro in the latest installment of their "Conversations with the poets of Los Angeles" series.

Date: Nov 24th, 2015

Congratulations to Andrea Scarpino whose poetry collection Once, Then was chosen as Finlandia University's Campus Read this spring! The Campus Read series features a semester of readings and events that thematically relate to Scarpino's work.

Date: Nov 16th, 2015
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Karen Shoemaker's The Meaning of Names is the official selection for the 2016 One Book One Nebraska program!

Date: Nov 16th, 2015
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America Hart's into the silence: the fishing story (Red Hen Press, 2014) was chosen as a finalist in the Cross-Genre Fiction category for USA Best Book Awards!

Date: Nov 10th, 2015
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Image Journal names Katherine Coles as their Artist of the Month! Find her online feature and read her poems "Annuniciation" and "Bewilder" here.

Date: Nov 6th, 2015
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Amy Uyematsu's deft blending of the personal, political, and spiritual has given the Asian-American experience one of its most consistently eloquent voices and earned her poetry a national reputation.

Date: Aug 17th, 2015
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Date: Jul 30th, 2015
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Renowned Red Hen poet Percival Everett was recently named one of three Guggenheim Fellows for 2015!

Date: Jul 24th, 2015
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Louise Wareham Leonard's, 52 Men, is an intense “micro-novel” that captures the emotional and physical possibilities of encounters between 52 men and one woman in the Manhattan of the late twentieth century.

Date: Jun 19th, 2015
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Tar River Poetry gave a wonderful review of William Trowbridge's Put This On, Please for their spring issue. He is praised for his skill of making poetry seem effortless and enjoyable for his readers:

Date: Jun 8th, 2015
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Gary Dop's first poetry collection, Father, Child, Water, has only been out for two months and is already breaking ground in the literary world. In a feat virtually unheard of for poetry, the title has nearly sold out of its first printing of 1,000 copies since its release in April. As a celebration of this success, Red Hen is issuing a reprint of 2,000 more copies, expected in stock later this month.

Date: Jun 1st, 2015
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Red Hen author, Gary Dop, shares with Midwest Gothic about his thoughts on his writing process, his new book book of poems (Father, Child, Water) and his connection to the Midwest.

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.