Headmistress Press

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Genres Published: 
Representative Authors: 
Robin Becker, Maureen Bocka, Nicole Brossard, Flower Conroy, Risa Denenberg, Dinah Dietrich, Laura Foley, Janice Gould, Eleanor Lerman, Marilyn Hacker, Ruth Lehrer, Jill McDonough, Mary Meriam, Constance Merritt, G.L. Morrison, Lesléa Newman, Samantha Pious, Minnie Bruce Pratt, Rita Mae Reese, Naomi Replansky, Rachel Rose, Sarah Sarai, Carter Steinmann, Lynn Strongin, Abe Louise Young, Carina Yun
Book Types: 
Chapbook, Poetry collections
Reading Periods: 
May 4 to Jul 4
Oct 1 to Oct 31
Response Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Amazon, Barnes & Noble, IndieBooks, Ingram, and through our store at https://headmistress-press.square.site/

Editorial Focus

Founded in 2013, Headmistress Press is an independent publisher of books of poetry by lesbians, and bisexual and trans women. As a small, lesbian-run, independent press, HP is dedicated to honoring lesbian existence, discovering a range of lesbian voices, and promoting lesbian representation in the arts.

Tips From the Editor

Please watch for our contest announcements and open reading periods to submit.

Contact Information

Risa Denenberg, Editor
60 Shipview Ln
Sequim, WA 98382
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Last updated: Sep 25, 2022