Plan B Press
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Plan B Press is a small independent publishing company that produces high-quality, limited-run poetry chapbooks. Our primary focus is to publish authors at the beginning of their careers and create books that are visually appealing, combining imagery and words, and packaging the collections as a completed thought. Plan B Press also emphasizes the plastic nature of poetry by encouraging collaboration with artists from other mediums beyond traditional form. The Press was begun in 1999 along with Bardfest, a 30-day poetry festival in Berks County, PA to bring out work by those participating in that festival. While the Press has evolved from this original intent, the focus remains that art happens everywhere and that books can be works of art themselves, both in the quality of the language and the beauty of the presentation. Plan B Press encourages anyone submitting manuscripts to review some of the books that we have already published.
Important: Limited Demographic: Submissions are restricted to authors who have published fewer than three books.
Country of Publication & Year Established
| United States
||Established in 1999
|Open to a broad Audience.
|Print Publication ||Print Publication||
- Poetry Forms:
- Open to all/most Forms.
- Open to all/most Styles, including: Literary.
- Open to all/most Topics.
|Poetry Chapbook Poetry Chapbook||No page limits known.|
- We do not list pay specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
|No monetary advance + Unknown royalties No monetary advance. Unknown royalties.|
| OK|| OK|| No|| Unknown||Text format submissions |
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