Unfiltered: The Coffee House Press Blog

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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Announcing Éireann Lorsung in Residence at East Lake Street’s Little Poetry Library

Belgium-based poet Éireann Lorsung returns to Minnesota and will spend part of her summer as a writer-in-residence at East Lake Street’s Little Poetry Library. Over several summer days, Lorsung will utilize and observe the Little Poetry Library’s collection and the …

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Stacie Williams to Join Coffee House Press as Publicist

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (July 8, 2014) — Coffee House Press is pleased to announce that Stacie Williams will join the press as publicist in August. Managing Director Caroline Casey says, “Who better to handsell to the world than a former bookseller? …

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Caroline Casey promoted to Managing Director of Coffee House Press

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (May 27, 2014) — Effective today, Caroline Casey has been promoted to Managing Director at Coffee House Press, expanding on her previous role of Marketing Director to include communications, strategy, and individual giving. Publisher Chris Fischbach says, “Since …

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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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