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Hanging Loose Press

About Hanging Loose Press: One of the oldest independent literary publishers, featuring new writers, neglected older writers, and innovative, energetic work.

Contact Information:

231 Wyckoff St.

Brooklyn, NY 11217

Phone: (212) 206-8465 Fax: (212)243-7499



Submission/Subscription Information:

Simultaneous submissions: no Email submissions: no Reading period: All year Response time: 1-4 months Payment: Magazine: cash and copies, Books: Royalties and copies Contests: no Year Founded: 1966 Distributors: SPD, Ingram, Ubiquity Number of titles per year: Magazine: 2 issues, Books: 6-9 Number of titles in print: 160

Publisher’s description: Since 1966, we have published 93 issues of Hanging Loose magazine and 160 books, mostly poetry. We published the first books by Sherman Alexie, Kimiko Hahn, D. Nurkse, Joanna Fuhrman, and Maggie Nelson, among others, plus titles by Harvey Shapiro, Ha Jin, Elizabeth Swados, Jayne Cortez, Paul Violi, Charles North, Tony Towle, Joan Larkin, and many more. The emphasis is on innovative, energetic work, with a stress on new writers (including the famous high school section) and neglected older writers.