Shabda Press

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Genres Published: 
BIPOC Voices
Representative Authors: 
Sayra Pinto, David Giver, Joan I. Siegel, Michael Shorb, Jennifer Clark, Nahshon Cook, Michael Rothenberg, Susan Deer Cloud, Lowell Jaeger, Mariko Kitakubo, Deborah P. Kolodji
Book Types: 
Chapbook, Poetry collections
Paperback, Hardcover
Reading Period: 
Jun 30 to Jul 30
Response Time: 
Greater than 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5

Editorial Focus

Founded in June 2011 by Teresa Mei Chuc, the mission of Shabda Press is to support and uplift diverse, marginalized, and underrepresented voices. They publish new, emerging, and established poets who take risks with attention to craft. Shabda Press publishes one book of poetry per year in print. They read submissions of full-length poetry manuscripts from approximately fifty to a hundred pages. Please see our submissions guidelines for details. 

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Contact Information

Teresa Mei Chuc, Founder and Editor in Chief
Shabda Press
Duarte, CA 91010
Contact E-mail: 
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Last updated: Feb 26, 2024