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Tracie Morris & Sandra Lim Receive Guggenheims

Join Kore Press Institute in celebrating Tracie Morris and Sandra Lim, two Kore Press poets awarded a 2021 Guggenheim Fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. Chosen through a rigorous peer-review process from almost 3,000 applicants, Morris and Lim are part of a diverse group of 184 artists, writers, scholars, and scientists in this

Kore Press’ New Home at The Dunbar Pavilion

As of April 1, 2018, Kore Press’ new home will be inside The Dunbar Pavilion: An African-American Arts and Culture Center at 325 W. Second St. in Tucson. We are so thrilled and honored to align our work of keeping marginalized voices at the center with the Dunbar revitalization project, and to work with the

Refuge available in June

“The story we need to hear right now in the only voice that can tell it.”—Lidia Yuknavitch Publication date is June 25, 2018. Order Refuge here Winner of The Kore Press 2016 Memoir Award, selected by Lidia Yuknavitch Refuge is a book of lyric essays about a young woman’s life as a budding writer and an

Trailer Trash Pre-ordering Has Closed

“Never be ashamed of where you come from.” Publication date is March 16, 2018. Order Trailer Trash here. Winner of 2016 Kore Press First Book Award, selected by Robin Coste Lewis Trailer Trash is a book about the cotton-country of Riverside County, Southern California, in1980s/90s. A book about poverty, ravaged landscape, and gender, it touches

handholding: 5 kinds | Reviewed at Rain Taxi

Two hands being held is an image abstract, though representative of collaboration, and it is also the image evocating balance, unity, gentleness, and a grateful reciprocity. Review of new book by Tracie Morris by Greg Bem at Rain Taxi Source: handholding: 5 kinds | Rain Taxi