Thursday, May 20, 2021
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
4 Thursdays, May 13 – June 3, at 4-6 PM EST via Zoom. Class will be taught online via Zoom. Zoom link will be sent via email at the time of registration. Please contact [email protected] with any questions.
The focus of this workshop is to identify the markets for your writing on the individual and collected levels, teach you to be savvy about publishing contracts, and realistic about your involvement in the success of your work. To get chapbooks or full-length collections accepted for publication, at least one third of the poems should be previously published in literary journals and/or anthologies. Participants should be at the stage of putting together a book or have one ready to send out, and be familiar with sending poems out for publication. Amy Holman will teach you how to research, read, and evaluate the editorial interests at literary journals, micro, small, university, and independent presses, and how to develop your community/audience.
Tickets for this 4week class are $250. Please register at:
Poetry Publishing: Journals, Chapbooks & Collections with Amy Holman via Zoom | Hudson Valley Writers Center
Amy Holman is the author of Wrens Fly Through This Opened Window (Somondoco Press, 2010), and Wait for Me, I’m Gone, winner of the 2004 Dream Horse Press Annual Poetry Chapbook Prize. Poems have also been in The Best American Poetry 1999, The Westchester Review, Gargoyle, Failbetter, Barrow Street, American Letters & Commentary, and online at Archaeology Magazine. She has been a guest poet for The Masters School 10th grade trip to the Ossining Weir, The Hudson School 7th & 8th graders in Hoboken, and the Putnam County Arts Council poetry workshop. As a literary consultant she’s been a guest speaker at colleges, universities, conferences and literary centers, including annually at the Bread Loaf Conference since 1995. Her essays have appeared in magazine columns, anthologies, and literary journals. As of 2020, she is one of the new poetry editors at The Westchester Review. She lives in Brooklyn.
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Date: Thursday, May 20, 2021
Times: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Presenter: Hudson Valley Writers Center
Presenter Phone: 9143325953