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Shanti Weiland’s Sister Nun wins 2015 Negative Capability Press Book Competition

Shanti Weiland’s Sister Nun wins 2015 Negative Capability Press Book Competition

Negative Capability Press is pleased to announce that after careful deliberation, notable poet and judge Amy King of New York, has chosen Shanti Weiland’s Sister Nun as the winner of our 2015 Book Competition. Weiland’s Sister Nun is about a woman who joins a Buddhist convent in response to a broken heart. The manuscript begins…

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Featured Poet – Tony Reevy

Featured Poet – Tony Reevy

Senior associate director of the Institute for the Environment at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Tony Reevy is a graduate of North Carolina State University, UNC-Chapel Hill and Miami University. He is a David P. Morgan Award winner (2006) and a Pushcart Prize nominee. His previous publications include…

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An Interview with semi-finalist Matthew Nickel

An Interview with semi-finalist Matthew Nickel

Matthew Nickel, a Mid-Hudson Valley native, earned his PhD in English from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. He is currently an Assistant Professor of English at Misericordia University in Northeast Pennsylvania. He has edited numerous anthologies of poetry, including

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An interview with semi-finalist Karrie Waarala

An interview with semi-finalist Karrie Waarala

Karrie Waarala's work has appeared in journals such as Iron Horse Literary Review, PANK, The Collagist, Southern Indiana Review, and Vinyl. She is a poetry editor for the museum of americana and holds an MFA from the Stonecoast Program at University of Southern Maine. Recipient of…

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