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Amanda Ackerman’s The Book of Feral Flora November 11, 2015: At The Volta, Scott Russell Morris reviews Amanda Ackerman’s The Book of Feral Flora (Les Figues Press, 2015). “There is a certain delight in the randomness, the feralness of the floral [...] by

Inaugural Kathy Acker Fellowship Offered by Les Figues Press February 19, 2015: Such great news for Kathy Acker fans (and anyone else with that bent, we’d imagine): Les Figues Press is offering a Kathy Acker Fellowship, currently accepting applications! In honor of the [...] by

Wonder & Les Figues Announce 2014 Book Prize Winners & Select New Titles! January 7, 2015: How about some killer contest news? Here’s one: Wonder has just announced the winner of the 2014 Wonder Book Prize, judged by Rachel Levitsky, which goes to Uljana Wolf for her manuscript i [...] by

Write From Your Own Creative Imperative July 29, 2014: A-ha moment: There are such things as book contests. And open calls! We thought we’d alert you to a few good’uns currently on: Number 1: The Kelsey Street Press FIRSTS Contest! In this [...] by

Read On! Read-a-thon with Les Figues July 10, 2014: In case you haven’t heard yet, Les Figues is hosting a summer read-a-thon and you, kind reader, can take part! What’s it all about? This, for starters: As a nonprofit literary press, Les [...] by

Divya Victor’s Things to Do With Your Mouth June 13, 2014: Eric Schmaltz writes about Divya Victor for Lemon Hound! Victor’s newest book, Things to Do With Your Mouth, is recently out from Les Figues as part of TrenchArt: The Logistics Series. [...] by

IN OTHER EDENS: On Amanda Ackerman’s The Book of Feral Flora April 23, 2014: In which I talk about reading Amanda Ackerman’s The Book of Feral Flora and Amanda talks about making The Book of Feral Flora. Divya: Reading The Book of Feral Flora  Feral. /ˈfɪərəl/ [...] by

FROM DISNEY’S PORN VAULT, A STORY THAT WILL BRING THE FAMILY TOGETHER, THIS APOCALYPSE. On Amanda Montei’s The Failure Age April 3, 2014: In which I talk about reading THE FAILURE AGE &  Amanda Montei talks about making THE FAILURE AGE   Divya: Reading The Failure Age There comes a time in every woman’s life when you must [...] by

A WORLD OF MIRRORS: Cecilia Corrigan Reviews I’ll Drown My Book: Conceptual Writing by Women February 13, 2014: At Jacket2, a long-awaited review from Cecilia Corrigan on I’ll Drown My Book: Conceptual Writing by Women (Les Figues Press 2012). Corrigan makes some distinctions: “…[T]he reader [...] by

Les Figues Sounds Off at PennSound November 5, 2013: We’re excited to see that one of our favorite presses, Les Figues Press, now has their own PennSound page. Yesterday, PennSound posted two features (readings and conversations) with a host of [...] by