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Congratulations to Carlos Lara, 2018 Nightboat Poetry Prize Winner! Here is Kazim Ali's full editorial citation for Lara's Like Bismuth When I Enter:  Carlos Lara’s Like Bismuth When I Enter enters the space of ritual, incantation…

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Applications now open for our summer 2019 Internship Program! The Nightboat Books team is pleased to announce that our applications are open for the Summer 2019 independent publishing internship program! The program is designed to engage interns in all aspects of literary publishing: editorial, marketing, publicity, online and community engagement, fundraising and development, and other aspects of the publishing industry. This is designed to be a dynamic experience, offering each intern a valuable overview of publishing, with opportunities to focus on assignments that interest them. We offer a modest stipend, free books, mentorship, professional recommendations & a jumping off point…

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Visit booth #8026 at AWP in Portland, pick up our frontlist / backlist / not quite out yet titles & have our fabulous authors sign them! Author signing schedule: Thursday 3/28 10-11am: Fred Schmalz, Action in the…

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