Volume 81 no. 1 features work by Aliki Barnstone, Debra Marquart, Charles Harper Webb, Thomas E. Kennedy, and Robert Day. 


Ellen Bryant Voigt sits down with fellow poet and professor, Michelle Boisseau, to discuss and read from her book, Headwaters.


New from BkMk:  Border States: spell binding power of the American Midwestern landscape, tapping into its emotional well, not just the physical beauty and expanse--Luis J. Rodriguez


New Letters Weekend Writing Conference 2015 Keynote Speaker: Katherine Karlin. For more information about the conference, click here.

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Kansas City Literary Events

Alarie Tennille & Eve Brackenbury

Overland Park, Kan.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Trudy Lewis

Kansas City, Mo.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015

LaShonda Katrice Barnett

Kansas City, Mo.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015


New Letters Hosts Poet Laureate of Northern Ireland, Sinead Morrissey

Morrissey, author of 5 poetry collections and the recipient of the T.S. Eliot Prize for Poetry, will read from her work May 6, 2015, at 7:00 p.m. Details here. 

BkMk Press & New Letters at AWP

We're headed to AWP 2015 and we've got some great events lined up, including author signings, book discussions, and a literary showdown. View a full list of events here, and don't forget to come visit us at the bookfair, booth #1608.


Nikki Giovanni CD Collection

Special Pricing: This two CD collection features programs from 198819941998, and 2015 with poet Nikki Giovanni. Downloads of these programs have also been reduced and are available through our archives.