Unfiltered: The Coffee House Press Blog

Announcing Eric Hanson in Residence at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts’ Library

Author and illustrator Eric Hanson will spend part of his summer as the first writer-in-residence at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts’ Research and Reference Library. Hanson, whose illustrations and writing have appeared in Vanity Fair, Harper’s, New York Times, Rolling Stone, McSweeney’s, and The Atlantic, …

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Movie rights for J.M. Ledgard’s Submergence optioned by Lila 9th Productions

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Following its success in the literary market, the novel Submergence by Economist correspondent J.M. Ledgard has been optioned for movie rights by producers Cameron Lamb and Andrew Banks of Lila 9th Productions. Following publication by Coffee House Press in April …

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Spring Poetry Subscription with Boston Review

Click here to place your order online, or visit us at AWP Seattle! The Spring Poetry Subscription includes: • One Year (6 issues) of Boston Review • Collected Poems by Ron Padgett • Bleed Through by Michael Davidson • Selected Poems by Mark Ford …

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Announcing Greg Hewett in Residence at the Quatrefoil Library

Carleton College Professor of English and award-winning poet Greg Hewett is Quatrefoil Library’s first-ever writer-in-residence. Hewett, author most recently of darkacre (Coffee House Press, 2010), has been selected as the next resident in Coffee House Press’s Writers and Readers Library …

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Coffee House Press at AWP 2014 in Seattle

In a few short weeks Coffee House Press will hit the road to Seattle for the 2014 AWP Conference. If you’ll be there too, please visit us at tables L7, L8, and L9. As usual, our authors are participating in a …

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A Mash Note to Our Friend Hans

Today, Twin Cities book lovers learned that Hans Weyandt, co-owner of Micawber’s Books, editor of Read This!, and cornerstone of the community, will be moving on from his role of bookseller. You can find all the details from this article in the Twin Cities …

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Announcing Ed Bok Lee in Residence at the American Swedish Institute

Ed Bok Lee, award winning author of Real Karaoke People (New Rivers Press, 2005) and Whorled (Coffee House Press, 2012) has been selected as the next resident in Coffee House Press’s Writers and Readers Library Residency Program. Bok Lee spend the month …

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How Little Free Libraries Won the West

In an ongoing partnership with Little Free Library, Coffee House Press has donated over 6,200 books to the libraries. Coffee House is also collaborating with them on My Little Free Library by Margret Aldrich, the second title in our Books In Action series, …

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Coffee House Press will donate 25% of Holiday Sales to Rock Star Supply Co.

FOR RELEASE WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27      MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (November 27, 2013)—This holiday season, Coffee House Press has decided to turn Black Friday upside down, because it really is sweeter to give than it is to receive. Between Thanksgiving and …

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Heather Hartman is our Cookie House Press Chef-in-Residence

Announcing the next resident in the Writers and Readers Library Residency Program:  Heather Hartman is our newest writer-in-residence. Heather is a chef, a promoter of local foods and the people who make them, and an all-around lover of deliciousness. She will spend …

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