Nightboat Books

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Genres Published: 
Poetry, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 
Caroline Bergvall, Bruce Boone, Tim Dlugos, Michael Burkard, Fanny Howe, Bhanu Kapil, Myung Mi Kim, Dawn Lundy Martin, Douglas A. Martin & Martha Ronk
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Greater than 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 

Editorial Focus

Nightboat Books publishes work that resists convention and transcends boundaries—books rich with poignancy, intelligence, and risk.

Tips From the Editor

Poetry submissions are considered through the Nightboat Books Poetry Prize. Prose submissions are considered during the summer months. Please send prose manuscripts to our Callicoon address during June and July. Details at

Contact Information

Stephen Motika, Publisher
PO Box 10
Callicoon, NY 12723
Contact E-mail: 
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Last updated: Jun 07, 2022