Press 53

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Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction
Flash Fiction, Literary Fiction, Prose Poetry
Representative Authors: 
Alfred Corn, David Jauss, Pinckney Benedict, Cathy Smith Bowers, David Bottoms, Marjorie Hudson, Michael Kardos, Clifford Garstang, Taylor Brown, Curtis Smith, Ray Morrison, Terri Kirby Erickson, Joseph Mills, Joseph Bathanti.
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Charges Reading Fee: 
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 

Editorial Focus

Press 53 has earned a reputation for publishing quality poetry and short fiction collections. We publish 6-8 poetry collects and about 5 short fiction collections each year, along with 1-2 anthologies, and reprints of 1-2 out-of-print classics.

Tips From the Editor

Please browse our website and read our submission guidelines carefully. We publish by way of our contests and by actively seeking out authors who are building a reputation and readership through publication in journals, magazines and awards.

Contact Information

Kevin Watson, Publisher/Editor
560 N. Trade Street, Suite 103
Winston-Salem, NC 27101
Contact E-mail: 
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Last updated: Apr 03, 2018