Meet The Presses Indie Literary Market & Bp Nichol Chapbook Award Announcement

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Saturday, November 14, noon - 5 pm

The Meet the Presses collective presents the 2015 Indie Literary Market, where handpicked literary presses and magazines stand behind their work!

The Market will also feature the announcement of the winner of the 2015 bpNichol Chapbook Award, worth $4,000, thanks to an anonymous donor. The publisher of the winning chapbook receives a $500 prize, courtesy of Toronto writers Brian Dedora and Jim Smith. This is the 30th anniversary of the award.

The shortlisted chapbooks are:

Nelson Ball, A Gathering (BookThug)
Jason Christie, Cursed Objects (above/ground press)
Phil Hall, Notes from Gethsemani (Nomados Press)
Ben Ladouceur, Lime Kiln Quay Road (above/ground press)
Matt Rader, I Don’t Want to Die Like Frank O’Hara (baseline press)
Lissa Wolsak, Of Beings Alone: The Eigenface (Nomados Press)

Participating publishers and mags include:

Above/Ground Press
Anstruther Press
Apt. 9 Press
Baseline Press
BookThug
Brick Books
Broken Pencil
Carousel
Coach House Books
Desert Pets
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Gesture Press
Hart House Review
Hurtin' Crüe Press
Imago
Invisible Publishing
Little Brother Magazine
Mansfield Press
Metatron
Pedlar Press
Proper Tales Press
Puddles of Sky
Rampike
Serif of Nottingham
Sunnyoutside Press
Taddle Creek
Thee Hellbox Press
Underwhich Editions
Wolsak & Wynn
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