T H E   B E S T   N E W   W O M E N   P O E T S
for 20 years


SUSAN KAN, Director of Perugia Press, will be on New England Public Radio (NEPR) during Weekend Edition, tomorrow morning (Saturday, Oct. 29) at 8:35 AM and 10:35 AM, talking about Perugia Press's 20 years and her work as director. Listen in. And if you're not local (WFCR, 88.5 FM), you can stream it or listen on-demand afterwards.

Perugia Press Marks 20 Years
of Publishing the Best New Women Poets
November 10-15, 2016

You are invited to join in our festivities:
Saturday, November 12 at 7:30 PM
Neilson Browsing Room at Smith College
Northampton, MA
Perugia Press poets read, anniversary cake, books for sale at 2/$20, and other special offerings. Free, with suggested donation $20.

Saturday, November 12, 1:00–4:00 PM
Wright Hall at Smith College
Northampton, MA
Poet-led, drop-in, free workshops and conversations. 
Celebrates Perugia Press’s 20th Anniversary
Lisa Allen Ortiz, Gail Martin, and Corrie Williamson
Tuesday, November 15
Q&A session at 4:00 PM in the Poetry Center, Wright Hall
Reading at 7:30 PM in the Helen Hills Hills Chapel
Smith College, Northampton, MA


Thursday, November 10 at 7:00 PM
Lisa Allen Ortiz (2016) and Carol Edelstein (2005)
Mocha Maya’s Café in Shelburne Falls, MA


A commemorative chapbook with poems by all the Perugia Press poets
Available at our anniversary events for $10 

Co-sponsored by the Poetry Center at Smith College and supported by a grant from the Northampton Arts Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.
for a first or second poetry book
by a woman

Accepting Submissions Now!
Deadline: November 15, 2016


Add your book to this terrific line-up. 

Prize: $1000 and publication


PO Box 60364, Florence, MA  01062