Synopses & Reviews
The most honored literary series in America begins its fourth decade.
With a brilliant collection of stories, essays, memoirs, and poems selected from hundreds of the best small presses, the annual Pushcart Prize sets the standard of excellence for literary anthologies. Each year it invites nominations from a wide array of little magazines and small presses and presents over sixty of the best; and each year its annual volume is hailed as a touchstone of literary discovery.
For its thirty-first anniversary celebration, the Pushcart Prize surpasses its own reputation with an astonishing diversity of writerssome renowned and many others destined for fame.
A latest anthology of small-press fiction, essays, memoirs, and poetry includes more than sixty pieces selected from hundreds of magazines and presses, in an annual that combines the help of more than two hundred distinguished contributing editors and features a host of new talents. Simultaneous.
About the Author
Bill Henderson, founder and editor of the Pushcart Prize, received the 2006 National Book Critics Circle's Lifetime Achievement Award and the PoetsandWriters/BarnesandNoble Writers for Writers Award.