Post: Announcing Nightboat’s 2022 Poetry Prize Winners!
This year we received over nine hundred submissions to our annual poetry prize. We are excited to announce that the Nightboat Editors have chosen two manuscripts for publication in 2024! […]
Post: Call for Submissions: Permanent Record
Nightboat Books is excited to invite submissions for an anthology edited by Naima Yael Tokunow. Permanent Record, an experimental collection of poetry and poetics, will hold work that engages with […]
Post: CURB by Divya Victor is the Winner of Two Major Awards!
We;re thrilled to share that CURB by Divya Victor is the winner of the PEN Open Book Award, which confers a $10,000 prize and a fully-funded artist residency at Civitella […]
Post: Announcing Nightboat New Year’s Promotions!
Happy New Year from Nightboat Books! In 2021, we debuted our subscription program–offering subscribers our complete annual catalog at a 25% discount–and were delighted by the response. For 2022, we’re […]
Post: Remembering Red Jordan Arobateau (1943–2021)
Red Jordan Arobateau died on Thursday, November 25, in San Francisco. The painter and literary sensation was seventy-eight years old. He left behind an enormous, unparalleled body of work in […]
Post: A Conversation With Olivia Tapiero and Kit Schluter on Phototaxis
Today is the publication day of Olivia Tapiero‘s Phototaxis! In celebration of the book’s release, we’re excited to share a conversation with Tapiero and translator Kit Schluter about the poetics and […]
Post: A Conversation With Oscar Oswald And Gillian Conoley On Irredenta
Today we’re celebrating the publication day of Oscar Oswald‘s Irredenta! In a conversation for the Nightboat Blog, Nightboat author Gillian Conoley and Oscar Oswald discuss the seductions, pitfalls, and politics of […]
Post: Joey Yearous-Algozin On Guided Meditations, Ambient Soundscapes And New Age Music For The End Of The World
This week on the Nightboat blog, we’re celebrating the recent publication of Joey Yearous-Algozin’s A Feeling Called Heaven with an ambient and New Age mixtape inspired by the book–which takes […]
Post: A Conversation With Andrea Abi-Karam And Evan Kleekamp!
Happy publication day to Villainy by Andrea Abi-Karam! In an interview for the Nightboat Blog, Andrea speaks to Villainy designer and Nightboat editor-at-large Evan Kleekamp (who edited the book alongside editor-at-large Kim Calder), about […]
Post: An Interview With Nightboat Books in Literary Hub!
“Every book has a backstory: to hold one of Nightboat Books’ publications is to have the sense of a longer, more complex, and ultimately more rewarding backstory than most.”—Corinne Segal […]
Post: A Conversation With Divya Victor, Author Of Curb, And Writer Snigdha Koirala!
In an interview for the Nightboat blog, poet and writer Snigdha Koirala, author of Xenoglossia, speaks with poet Divya Victor, author of Curb, about documentary poetics, the “debts and gifts” […]
Post: Carrie Hunter On Vibratory Milieu And The Collage Form!
Today on the Nightboat blog, the poet Carrie Hunter discusses the writing and process behind her book Vibratory Milieu, taking us along with her as she details her experience writing poems […]