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June 20, 2018

Peg Alford Pursell's Show Her a Flower, A Bird, A Shadow has won the 2017 Indies Book of the Year for Literary Fiction award. The book was originally published in March 2017 by the now-defunct ELJ Editions, which closed its doors three weeks after publication of the bo...

June 20, 2018

Great to see Angela Mitchell-Phillips, author of UNNATURAL HABITATS AND OTHER STORIES, coming this October, in this article from the University of Missouri-St. Louis alumni magazine, "Cultivating the next writers of the literary world." Read about the connection betwee...

May 10, 2018

The Saroyan Prize recognizes newly published works of both fiction and non-fiction. The prizes are intended to encourage new or emerging writers and honor the Saroyan literary legacy of originality, vitality and stylistic innovation. A prize of $5,000 will be awarded i...

May 8, 2018

Here's a mini-interview with Louise Marburg in celebration of Short Story Month. Learn how she plans to celebrate! (Floats! Confetti!) Thank you, Dan Wickett / Emerging Writers Network!

September 8, 2016

Allison Landa interviewed Peg Alford Pursell, Founder and Director of WTAW Press. Find out what kind of manuscripts WTAW Press seeks, how the Press got started, and more.

August 7, 2016

KQED's The Do List - Lit Picks has something to say about WTAW Press and its curator and founder Peg Alford Pursell. Head on over to KQED Arts.

June 22, 2016

An Excerpt from Litstack:  

LitStack's Lauren Alwan recently sat down with writer, editor—and now indie publisher—Peg Alford Pursell, a literary community builder with a grand passion for literature. Since 2010, Peg has curated and produced the monthly reading series Wh...

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