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New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Tatu)

This limited-edition nine-piece box set, an African Poetry Book Fund (APBF) project, features the work of new African poets.

Abstraktion und Einfühlung

Percival Everett enriches the ranks of Chris Abani’s acclaimed Black Goat poetry series.

Black Sheep Digit

In conjunction with the publication of Pills and Starships by Lydia Millet—the latest release from our Black Sheep imprint for Young Adults and Young Readers—we’ve created the Black Sheep Digit, comprising excerpts from Pills and Starships and our first two Black Sheep releases, Changers Book One: Drew by T Cooper and Allison Glock-Cooper and Game World by C. J. Farley.

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Upcoming Events

Achy Obejas – Artsmith Artist Residency Reading, Darvill’s Bookstore, Eastsound, WA

1/4/18, 5:00pm

Achy Obejas will appear as part of an Artsmith Artist Residency reading, with others TBA, at Darvill’s Bookstore.

Lauren Stahl — Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, PA

1/5/18, 8:00pm

Sneak preview! Hear Lauren Stahl read from The Devil’s Song as part of Wilkes University’s January residency celebration. Featuring Lauren Stahl and other readers TBA. This event is open to the public and will be held in the Henry Student Center Ballroom.

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