"The Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses series, published every year since 1976 is the most honored literary project in America. The prize was named among the most influential projects in the history of American publishing by Publishers Weekly.
Since 1976, hundreds of presses and thousands of writers of short stories, poetry and essays have been represented in the annual collections. The Pushcart Prize has been a labor of love and independent spirits since its founding. It is one of the last surviving literary co-ops from the 60's and 70's.
The aaduna Announcement: Pushcart Prize Nominees
The following four (4) nominees are from our spring 2013 issue:
Kelly Grace Thomas
- Unfinished Ode
- Dragon Woman
Ronald Gauthier - The Teenager and The Dyer Bill
Non-Fiction: Essay Timothy Ogene
- On Spoken Word Poetry: From Stage to Text
The following two (2) nominees are from our summer/fall 2013 issue:
Ayana Edwards - Whole