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First Book Award Winner: Zayne Turner

2015 First Book Award Winner Zayne Turner for “Body Burden”

Short Fiction Winner: TAYLER HEUSTON

2015 Kore Press Short Fiction Winner Tayler Heuston for “Hostages”

Lidia Yuknavitch to judge Kore’s 2016 Memoir Award

A prize of $1000 and publication by Kore Press for a full-length memoir, or memoir-in-essays, to a female writer.

Roxane Gay to judge Kore’s 2015 Short Fiction Award

$1250 prize plus limited edition chapbook and e-publication


Kore Press

Publishing women is social activism. Kore Press was founded in 1993 by the creative efforts of book designer Lisa Bowden and poet Karen Falkenstrom. Kore’s vision has been to publish and distribute