Unfiltered: The Coffee House Press Blog

Coffee House Press Selected to Participate in Bush Foundation’s Community Creativity Cohort

Coffee House Press receives $100,000 grant and will work with Bush Foundation to advance its effort to meaningfully engage people in the arts and integrate the arts into public life. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Minneapolis, Minn. (March 31, 2015) — We …

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CHP @ AWP 2015

More than 12,000 writers, teachers, and publishers will be in town for the 2015 Association of Writers & Writing Programs (AWP) annual conference and bookfair. The conference is being held April 8–11 at the Minneapolis Convention Center & Hilton Minneapolis Hotel. Here’s …

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Coffee House Press to Partner with Emily Books

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (March 3, 2015) — We are delighted to announce a new partnership between Coffee House Press and Emily Books, the Brooklyn-based feminist publishing project, to create an imprint for original books that speak to the aesthetic excellence, experimental …

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Public Memorial for Allan Kornblum

Please join us for the public memorial service for our founder Allan Kornblum. The service will be held at Open Book on January 17, 2015 @ 2:00pm with a catered reception to follow. We’re so pleased to have the opportunity …

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Allan Kornblum, 1949-2014

We are deeply saddened to announce that our founder, Allan Kornblum, passed away today. He is survived by his wife, Cinda, and their daughters Gwen and Annabel.  A message from our publisher, Chris Fischbach, is below. Allan Kornblum,1949-2014  In 1972, …

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Eimear McBride’s U.S. Tour

Coffee House Press is thrilled to announce the U.S. leg of Eimear McBride’s North American tour. SAN FRANCISCO Wednesday, October 22nd Green Apple Books on the Park 1231 9th Ave. San Francisco, CA 94122 7:00 p.m. In conversation with Anisse …

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Discussion/Book Signing: Alec Soth and Brad Zellar @ Walker Art Center

Join artist Alec Soth and writer Brad Zellar at the Walker Art Center for a discussion in conjunction with their new book House of Coates (Coffee House Press). Originally published as a limited-edition artists’ book by Little Brown Mushroom, this …

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Announcing Stephanie Watson in Residence at Hennepin County Library – Ridgedale in Minnetonka

7:00 – 8:00pm – Author Talk Thursday, November 6th Hennepin County Library – Ridgedale 12601 Ridgedale Dr., Minnetonka, 55305 Free and open to the public Hennepin County Library and Coffee House Press present Writers in the Library featuring children’s author …

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Announcing Hans Weyandt in Residence at the Minneapolis Central Library’s James K. Hosmer Special Collections

6:15 – 7:00pm– Tour of the Special Collections 7:00 – 8:00pm – Author Talk Thursday, September 18th Doty Board Room Hennepin County Library – Central 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401 Free and open to the public How do writers …

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Darrell Gray: A Great Adventure

This piece was written by Coffee House’s founder, Allan Kornblum, to be included in the forthcoming book The Ultimate Actualist Convention. I’ve been involved in literary publishing for some forty-four years, and in that time, I have met few people with …

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