Longship Press

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Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Autobiography/Memoir, Feminist, Graphic/Illustrated, Literary Fiction, Prose Poetry, Speculative Fiction
Representative Authors: 
B. H. Fairchild, Louise Glück, Robert Hass, Javier Zamora, Rebecca Foust, James Tipton, Troy Jollimore, Meryl Natchez, Jane Hirshfield, Alicia Ostriker
Book Types: 
Chapbook, Short story collections, Memoir, Poetry collections
Reading Period: 
Dec 1 to Mar 31
Temporarily closed to submissions
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
None Distribution is through Longship Press

Editorial Focus

Longship Press is a small-press publishing company based in Marin County, California. Its aim is to give voice to writers and canvas to artists. Providing the printed page to hold, to mark, to crease, and to carry is its aesthetic. Longship publishes the literary journal Nostos, once each year, as well as poetry chapbooks and full collections. The principal editor is Lawrence Tjernell.

Tips From the Editor

Longship Press accepts unsolicited submissions for poetry chapbooks and collections, short fiction collections, and other literary publications. Please note: Prior to sending a manuscript, contact Longship Press Editor, Lawrence Tjernell, via email to lawrence.tjernell@longshippresss.com

Contact Information

Lawrence Tjernell, Managing Editor
Lawrence Tjernell
Editor, Longship Press
1122 4th Street
San Rafael, CA 94901
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Last updated: Feb 10, 2024