Pushcart Prize XXVII: Best of the Small Presses

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Pushcart Press, Nov 26, 2002 - Fiction - 632 pages
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The most honored literary series in America, The Pushcart Prize has been named a Notable Book of the Year by the New York Times and hailed with Pushcart Press as "among the most influential in the development of the American book business" by Publishers Weekly "The ex-officio house organ for the American literary cosmos."--Chicago Tribune

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Having edited the Pushcart Prize since its inception in 1976, Henderson is joined this year by poetry editors Pattiann Rogers and Carl Phillips. Together they have selected 67 works of poetry and ... Read full review

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America's small presses are strong, diverse, and vibrant, even more so than one might guess from this flagship compilation that in its 20th year is showing some signs of tired blood. The fiction tends ... Read full review

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Bill Henderson is the founder and editor of the Pushcart Prize. He received the 2006 National Book Critic Circle’s Lifetime Achievement Award and the Poets & Writers / Barnes & Noble Writers for Writers Award. He is also the author of several memoirs, including All My Dogs: A Life. The founder of the Lead Pencil Club, Henderson lives in New York.

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