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Letters to the Future: A Multi-Media Salon

Tuesday, April 24, 5:30-7pm, at The Dunbar Pavilion on the second floor in room 210, Kore Press hosts an interactive, muti-media salon on Letters to the Future: Black Women / Radical Writing, led by Dr Stephanie Troutman. The salon will walk us through some of the images and visually-driven works in the book edited by Erica

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

Artist Interviews & Micro-Performances at KXCI Congress Street Studio

Kore Press and KXCI Congress Street, the new studio of Tucson’s nonprofit community radio station, are partnering to record live interviews, conversations, and micro performances by visiting artists who have contributed work to Kore’s forthcoming, groundbreaking anthology Letters to the Future: BLACK Women / RADICAL Writing (eds Erica Hunt, Dawn Lundy Martin), over 5-years in the making. The new studio provides