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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!

Dorset winner Tupelo Press is delighted to announce that Edward Hirsch has selected Thomas Centolella of San Francisco, California as winner of the 2015 Dorset Prize…

Dorset Prize Submissions are open for the Dorset Prize, judged by Robert Pinsky, & offering a residency at Mass MoCA!

Thank You! Check out our movie, our project, our rewards: Pablo Neruda, Canto General: A New Translation for a New Generation.
We reached our goal, thank you! Watch for more news.

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, in partnership with the Hill-Stead Museum, is now accepting submissions for chapbook length poetry collections! This prestigious award, established in 2002, comes with a cash prize, an introductory reading at the Sunken Garden Poetry Festival, and publication. Show us your work today!

Tupelo Quarterly Issue Nine of our online literary journal is now live! Featuring “mixed-media art… with poetry and prose of wonderfully indescribable form.”

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.

Winter/Spring 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…