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Emerging BIWOC Poet Spotlight

This monthly series features poems by women of color in the early stages of their careers. It is our intention to create more space at Perugia for the work of BIWOC, and we hope using our modest platform to celebrate this work will …

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Poet’s Platform: Lisa Allen Ortiz

This recurring column highlights the work and lives of our poets beyond their Perugia Press books, whether it be teaching or other creative professional pursuits, visual artistry, community involvements, activism, their reading suggestions, and/or their …

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Through a Red Place Book Launch

On Thursday, November 4 from 7:00-8:30pm EDT, Perugia Press presented a virtual book launch of Rebecca Pelky’s Perugia Press Prize winning Through a Red Place. This event, held in honor of Native American Heritage Month, featured Pelky …

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Emerging BIWOC Poet Spotlight

This monthly series features poems by women of color in the early stages of their careers. It is our intention to create more space at Perugia for the work of BIWOC, and we hope using our modest platform to celebrate this work will expand …

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The Story of My Book: Gail Thomas

Published periodically, “The Story of My Book” posts bring our collections to life through a series of five questions we ask all of our poets that highlight what makes every book unique and why Perugia is the right home for each of them …

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