Category Archives: Other

2013 Black Box Poetry Prize Results

Dear Readers, Rescue Press is excited to announce Bridgette Bates of Los Angeles, CA as the winner of this year’s Black Box Poetry Prize. Bridgette’s manuscript, What Is Not Missing Is Light, was chosen by our judge, Heather Christle, and … Continue reading

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Nate Hoks (Safety Book #31)

1. Could you tell us the name of a book that you love, and why? Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë. I love this book because I struggled to love it. At one point I disliked it. I used to teach … Continue reading

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Kara Candito (Safety Book #30)

1. Could you tell us the name of a book that you love, and why? Robert Bolaño’s 2666, translated from the Spanish by Natasha Wimmer. It’s a big, rambling 900-page epic that is roughly about the femicide in Juarez, Mexico … Continue reading

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Wendy Xu (Safety Book #29)

1. Could you tell us the name of a book that you love, and why? Nadja by Andre Breton (the Grove Press edition, translated by Richard Howard). I came to French surrealism “late,” whatever that means, maybe I just mean … Continue reading

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Safety Book #21 (Blueberry Morninsnow) + Black Box Poetry Prize Info:

In honor of our second annual BLACK BOX POETRY PRIZE, to be judged by Zach Savich, we present a Safety Book interview with last year’s winner, Blueberry Morningsnow, whose collection WHALE IN THE WOODS was selected by Sabrina Orah Mark. … Continue reading

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Safety Book #20 (Joyelle McSweeney)

1. A Book I love and Why: I love The Fast by Hannah Weiner because it’s alarmed, alarming, and sounds the alarm. 2. Where were you when you first read, or saw, or heard of this book? I believe that … Continue reading

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Rescue, Cyber Monday, and Real Live Books:

CYBER MONDAY DEAL:  11/28 (midnight to midnight) Choose any two R+P titles and pay only $20 (+ free shipping) Write the titles of the books you would like in the comments/notes section of PayPal or send us an email at … Continue reading

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