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An Interview with Roxane Gay

  by Arisa White  A dynamic provocateur and cultural critic, Roxane Gay was the judge for the Kore Press Annual Short Fiction Award, 2015. She is the author of Ayiti, Bad Feminist, and An Untamed State. Her work has been nominated for the 46th Annual NAACP Image Awards in Outstanding Literary Work in nonfiction and

Unwelcome in my country, Unwelcome in my church

WHY CAMILLE DUNGY CAN’T GET OVER THIS ELECTION   First published by LitHub January 2017 During the prayers of the people on the Sunday after America’s recent presidential election, the pastor read the prayer card of a congregant who sought comfort and support for those who have been imperiled as a result of this new

Jennifer Scappettone and Vicki Brown

Kore Press and POG present an evening with Jennifer Scappettone (University of Chicago) and violinist Vicki Brown. Join us for eats, drinks, and performances under the stars and twinkly lights at La Cocina Restaurant & Cantina. As part of their Tuesdays for Tucson, a portion of the proceeds from the night’s festivities will go to

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Tracie Morris in Tucson – Calendar of Events

SAVE THE DATES! Performance: “Tracie Morris Talks Back.” Provocative dinner theater event, at the Scottish Rites Cathedral. Friday, April 7, 5-9 pm. UA Professor Dr Stephanie Troutman will open the event with an onstage conversation with Morris. Buy tickets at korepress.org. BUY TICKETS HERE Meet the Author: Tracie Morris, at the University of Arizona Museum

First Book Award winner July Westhale

  Robin Coste Lewis selects Trailer Trash, by July Westhale as 2016 winner of Kore Press First Book Award Trailer Trash is her Westhale’s first full-length poetry book. She is also the author of The Cavalcade, a chapbook, from Finishing Line Press, and Occasionally Accurate Science, a children’s book of collective nouns, forthcoming from Nomadic Press.