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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 …

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Now in Color Book Launch

On Monday, November 2, 5:30pm PST / 8:30pm EST, come celebrate the publication of Jacqueline Balderrama’s first full-length collection, Now in Color, winner of the 2020 Perugia Press Prize! This event on Día de los Muertos features Balderrama and special guests: poets Juan Felipe Herrera (U.S. Poet …

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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 the readership …

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Perugia Press Gives Through Books

As part of our ongoing strategic planning to do more as an organization to address racism and inequity, Perugia pledges to donate 5% of our total book sales at year-end to organizations …

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Emerging BIWOC Poet Spotlight

This is the first post in what will be a monthly series we’re curating featuring poems by women of color in the early stages of their careers. This came out of a suggestion from our newsletter subscriber Dorina Pena that we were eager to implement. Thank …

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