Crystal AC Salas, author of Grief Logic, and Nicholas Reiner, author of Levitations will be featured readers for the Mission Poetry Series. Books are available now!
Grief Logic, by Crystal AC Salas, was selected by Emma Trelles as a winner of the Alta California Chapbook Prize.
Levitations, by Nicholas Reiner, was selected by Emma Trelles as a winner of the 2022 Alta California Chapbook Prize.
Selected for the first Spacks Prize “Editor’s Choice” Award
What’s Up, Gunpowder?
The Barry Spacks Poetry Prize includes publication, $1000, and 50 copies of your book. We are thrilled to announce Danusha Lamerís as our final judge for 2022! Read more here.
Congratulations to winner Carol Ann Wilburn, and runners-up Susan Chiavelli, and Dairine Pearson! Read the selected poems here.
Other recent announcements:
- Carol Decanio Abeles Young Poets Prize winners
- Announcing the Carol DeCanio Abeles Emerging Poets Prize
- California Poets Series: Gatherer’s Alphabet by Susan Kelly-DeWitt
Barry Spacks Poetry Prize
Gunpowder Press is very excited to announce that the award for the 2022 Barry Spacks Poetry Prize has been increased to $1,000, thanks to a generous gift given by an anonymous donor in recognition of Barry. We are so honored to continue his legacy of support for other poets. Barry loved playing with numbers (for […]
The editors of Gunpowder Press are happy to announce the final judge for the 2022 Barry Spacks Poetry Prize is Danusha Laméris! She is the author of The Moons of August (Autumn House, 2014), which was chosen by Naomi Shihab Nye as the winner of the Autumn House Press poetry prize and was a finalist for the […]
More Spacks Prize news
- Todd Copeland selected for 2021 Spacks Prize
- Lynne Thompson to serve as final judge for the 2021 Spacks Prize
- 2020 Spacks Prize Winner: Meghan Dunn