Unfiltered: The Coffee House Press Blog

Valeria Luiselli is a second-time finalist for the Kirkus Prize

Tell Me How It Ends by Valeria Luiselli is a finalist for the Kirkus Prize in Nonfiction. Today’s announcement marks the second time that Luiselli has been named a finalist for the Kirkus Prize, as well as the first time …

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Gabe Habash on Tour for STEPHEN FLORIDA!

This summer, catch Gabe Habash on tour for his debut novel Stephen Florida! He’ll be in several U.S. cities throughout the month of June. Full details below!

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Because We Come From Everything #3

In support of “Because We Come From Everything: Poetry & Migration,” the first formalized programming of the Poetry Coalition, Birds, LLC; Coffee House Press; Graywolf Press; and Milkweed Editions have partnered to curate a selection of poems on the theme of migration. Each featured poem will be …

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Because We Come From Everything #4

 In support of “Because We Come From Everything: Poetry & Migration,” the first formalized programming of the Poetry Coalition, Birds, LLC; Coffee House Press; Graywolf Press; and Milkweed Editions have partnered to curate a selection of poems on the theme of migration. Each featured poem …

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Because We Come From Everything #2

In support of “Because We Come From Everything: Poetry & Migration,” the first formalized programming of the Poetry Coalition, Birds, LLC; Coffee House Press; Graywolf Press; and Milkweed Editions have partnered to curate a selection of poems on the theme of migration. Each featured poem will be …

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Because We Come From Everything

In support of “Because We Come From Everything: Poetry & Migration,” the first formalized programming of the Poetry Coalition, Birds, LLC, Coffee House Press, Graywolf Press, and Milkweed Editions have partnered to curate a selection of poems on the theme of migration. Each featured poem …

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AWP 2017 Schedule

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9th   Laurie Foos 9:00AM: Magical Realism as an Agent for Social Change   Kate Bernheimer 10:30AM: Leashing the Beast: Humanizing Fictional Monsters   Christopher Merkner 10:30AM: Singular Opportunity: Teaching Creative Writing to One-Time Learners   Kelly Forsythe 1:30PM: Criticism or Chronicle? …

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Here’s to 2016

Our annual roundup of Coffee House’s books that landed on bookstore and media best-of lists for 2016 has arrived. Eleven books ended up on twenty-eight different favorite and recommendation lists. Here’s to the great year that was 2016. We can’t …

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Coffee House Press to Receive $80,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

Minneapolis, MN—National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $30 million in grants as part of the NEA’s first major funding announcement for fiscal year 2017.  Included in this announcement is an Art Works grant of …

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National Endowment for the Arts Announces FY 2017 Creative Writing Fellowships: Chris Martin, Ted Mathys, Hieu Minh Nguyen, and Patricia Smith among 37 recipients nationwide

Minneapolis, MN— Today, the National Endowment for the Arts announced that Chris Martin, Ted Mathys, Hieu Minh Nguyen, and Patricia Smith are four of 37 writers to receive an FY 2017 individual creative writing fellowships of $25,000. “The NEA has …

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