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BkMk Press Announced Recipient of Maine Literary Award

June 9th, 2014 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by UMKC's BkMk Press.] The University of Missouri-Kansas City’s BkMk Press recently announced that Christian Barter received the Maine Literary Award for his book “In Someone Else’s House,” published by BkMk in 2013.

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Submit Book Manuscripts to BkMk Press

January 13th, 2014 · Comments Off · News

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Slate.com list of year’s top books includes one from UMKC’s BkMk Press

December 9th, 2013 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors

[The following was provided by BkMkPress.] “Axis Mundi,” a book by Karen Holmberg and published by BkMk Press of UMKC, is listed as one of the top 10 poetry books of the year by Slate.com.

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Hank Philippi Ryan: “Fighting Crime in Real Life and in Fiction” on Nov. 21

November 18th, 2013 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by BkMk Press.] Hank Philippi Ryan will speak on “Fighting Crime in Real Life and in Fiction” on Thursday, Nov. 21 at the Central Branch of the Kansas City Public Library, 14 West 10th St., Kansas City, Mo. A reception begins at 6 p.m.; the program is at 6:30 p.m.

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Three for the Price of One: Well-Known Poets Present at The Writers Place

November 18th, 2013 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by BkMk Press of UMKC.] Join three well-known poets as they read from their works at 7 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 22, at the Writers Place.

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UMKC’s BkMk Press to Publish Howard Schwartz Poetry

November 4th, 2013 · Comments Off · Events

[The following was provided by the Division of Strategic Marketing and Communications.] A poet and celebrated expert in Jewish folklore, Howard Schwartz, will have a new collection, “The Library of Dreams,” released by BkMk Press of the University of Missouri-Kansas City on Nov. 15.

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Two BkMk Press authors give readings

June 7th, 2011 · Comments Off · Events, News

Tony Barnstone and Mary Troy, two authors whose books were recently published by UMKC’s BkMk Press, will read from their works at The Writers Place on Wed., June 15, 2011, at 7:00 p.m. Barnstone’s book, Tongue of War: from Pearl Harbor to Nagasaki, just received the Poets’ Prize, a $3,000 award given annually by a […]

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UMKC’S BKMK Press authors win awards

May 31st, 2011 · Comments Off · News

BkMk Press has announced that its recent title Georgic: Stories, by Mariko Nagai, won the silver medal in short stories from the Independent Publisher Book Awards. In addition, Georgic and Beauties by Mary Troy, also published by BkMk Press, were No. 2 and No. 3 on the fiction bestseller list for Small Press Distribution for […]

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Tokyo writer and UMKC’s BkMk Press author to speak at KC Public Library, Plaza Branch

May 10th, 2011 · Comments Off · News

[The following was provided by UMKC’s Office of Public Relations.] Mariko Nagai, author of the new story collection, Georgic, published by UMKC’s BkMk Press, will speak at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, May 16 at the Kansas City Public Library’s Plaza Branch. A reception will take place at 6 p.m. and admission is free.

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BkMk Press author wins Poets’ Prize

February 22nd, 2011 · Comments Off · Awards and Honors, News

[The following was submitted by BkMk Press.] Tongue of War: From Pearl Harbor to Nagasaki, written by Tony Barnstone and published by BkMk Press in 2009, has been awarded the Poets’ Prize, one of the nation’s top awards for a book of poems.  The prize is awarded annually for the best book of verse published […]

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