The Ashland Poetry Press, founded in 1969, publishes volumes of poetry.

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The Ashland Poetry Press


The Ashland Poetry Press Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Bixler Center for the Humanities
Ashland University
401 College Avenue
Ashland OH 44805

Phone: (419) 289-5957

Submitting Your Work to The Ashland Poetry Press

Before submitting to The Ashland Poetry Press

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From the The Ashland Poetry Press guidelines:

Snyder Prize
This poetry book series honors the memory of Richard Snyder (1925-1986), poet, fiction writer, playwright, and long-time professor of English at Ashland University. The contest is for the best book of poetry submitted.

McGovern Prize
The Robert McGovern Publication Prize is awarded to poets over 40 who have published no more than one book. Eligible manuscripts are accepted by nomination only through our editorial board.

New and Selected Series
The press considers queries from authors who have published four or more books and are ready to showcase their work in a volume of new and selected poems.

Submission Guidelines Details for The Ashland Poetry Press

Market Type: Book


Accepts: Poetry

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