Category: Press Releases

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 1, 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

Tracie Morris Talks Back: Race, Sound, Power and Politics

NY Artist Returns to Tucson after 8-year Political Hiatus FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Kore Press Presents Race, Sound, Power and Politics Provocative Dinner Theater with Tracie Morris February 21, 2017 – TUCSON, AZ: Kore Press brings artist, actor, experimental vocalist and scholar, Tracie Morris to Tucson, after an 8-year political hiatus, that she, along with many other

UnSilencing Anatomies: Art, culture, justice & medicine: story-telling as transformation

Kore Press kicks off city-wide event series FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Art, Culture, Justice and Medicine   September 9, 2016 – TUCSON, AZ: Kore Press and the University of Arizona have joined forces to create a city-wide, 2-month long series of events exploring the impact of personal stories on public health and safety. “UnSilencing Anatomies” kick-off events