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Dorset winner Tupelo Press Announces Robert Pinsky’s choice of Mario Chard’s Land of Fire for the 2016 Dorset Prize Winner…

Teen Writing Center Check out our partnership with the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities, the Tupelo Press Teen Writing Center. We are so proud of their continued success!

The 30/30 Project Celebrate Freshly Written Poems Each Day: Support our "poetry marathoners" in this exciting challenge, and watch their body of work emerge! Learn more.

“Good Bones” Broadside Available Now! Maggie Smith’s viral “Good Bones” is now available as a gorgeous limited broadside. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Orlando Youth Alliance, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide a safe space for GLBTQ youth in Central Florida.

2016 Subscription Series 9 Books for $99 and we'll pay the postage! Save over 30% and become a vital part of Tupelo’s success with this diverse collection, which includes our first ever literary cookbook!

Digital Perfection! We’ve released six of our best selling titles as eBooks! Click here to be among the first have Tupelo titles on your eReader!

Sunken Garden Tupelo Press is especially delighted to announce that Editor-in-Chief Jeffrey Levine and Poetry Editor Cassandra Cleghorn have selected Feed by Suzanne Parker of New York, New York as winner of the 2016 Sunken Garden Chapbook Poetry Award.

Tupelo Quarterly Now accepting open submissions for Issue Ten! Submit poetry, prose, art, and all manner of hybrid forms.

Summer/Autumn Catalog


Our new catalog is now online, and may be accessed as a PDF (1.6 MB). If you would like to receive a printed copy of our new full-color catalog, please email us at

Free Reader's Companions

Tupelo Press offers Reader's Companions for select titles, available as free PDF downloads. See the complete list, which includes Aimee Nezhukumatathil’s Lucky Fish and Daniel Khalastchi’s Manoleria. Reader's Companions

Million-Line Poem

A celebration of the collective poetic process, the MLP is being written, couplet by couplet, by readers and writers around the world, and published online by Tupelo Press. Each day we post two lines from which contributing poets draw their inspiration. Participate in the creation of this unique art form as it grows organically. Your contribution is part of its dynamic synergy.

CLICK HERE to see its progress…