New writing by Edward Hoagland, Philip Gerard, Dave Smith, Alice Friman, Albert Goldbarth, Brian Doyle and others.


Missouri Poet Laureate William Trowbridge reads from several of his collections for Rockhurst University's 2014 Midwest Poets Series.


Now Available

Boulevard Women, by Lauren Cobb, winner of the G.S. Sharat Chandra Prize for Short Fiction from BkMk Press. 


The New Letters Literary Awards are now accepting entries. View the guidelines here. 

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Kansas City Literary Events

Chris Leonard

Kansas City, Mo.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Julene Bair

Kansas City, Mo.
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Neon Gallery Reading

Kansas City, Mo.
Friday, April 25, 2014


2014 BkMk Book Publishing Contest Judging Begins

Thank you to all who entered BkMk's 2014 book publishing contests.   Good luck to the judges, who have many fine manuscripts to consider.  Winners will be announced in August, 2014. Next year's deadline: January 15, 2015. 

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