Category Archives: Summer Kitchen Series

The Summer Kitchen Series 2-week window is (very) open!

Let’s throw open the reading window for this year’s Summer Kitchen Series! You have two weeks–from now through February 14–to send in your chapbook manuscripts. We will select two manuscripts for inclusion in this year’s series, published this summer (hence the name). 

What? That’s it! Guidelines are linked above. Dazzle us!

Summer teaser

What do Jeff Oaks, Daniel Nathan Terry, Guillermo Castro, Ed Madden, Robin Reagler, Jonathan Bracker, Mary Meriam, Christina Pacosz, Liz Ahl, John Keene, Alec Hershman, and Susan Austin have in common? –They all published limited-edition chapbooks in our Summer Kitchen Series, yeah. But they ALSO went on to publish with us again!

Get your foot in the screen(ing) door: we’ll be selecting two manuscripts this February for inclusion in this year’s Summer Kitchen Series. You’ve got a month to get ready!

New release: Doug Paul Case, Contemporary Aesthetics (Summer Kitchen Series)

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We’re closing out summer with the final title in our Summer Kitchen Series: Contemporary Aesthetics, by the inimitable Doug Paul Case, is Number 5 in volume seven of this limited-edition series. Only 24 copies will be sold by the press, so get yours now!

New release: Susan Austin, Requiem (Summer Kitchen Series)

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We’re not ready to say goodbye for the summer–not until we share the last two titles in our Summer Kitchen Series! Today’s release, Requiem, is by Susan Austin, who will have a second chapbook with Seven Kitchens Press in 2020. Requiem is Number 4 in volume seven of this limited-edition series. Only 24 copies will be sold by the press, so get yours now!

New title: John Repp, Madeleine Wolfe–A Sequence (Summer Kitchen Series)

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Summer’s not over yet! Volume Seven of our limited-edition Summer Kitchen Series continues with the release of John Repp’s new chapbook, Madeleine Wolfe–A Sequence, as Number 3 in the series. We’re so happy to publish John’s work again (his chapbook, Big Conneautee, came out in June of 2010 and is still available here). 

Only 24 copies will be sold by the press, so get yours now!

New release: Rae Gouirand, Jinx (Summer Kitchen Series)

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Volume Seven of our limited-edition Summer Kitchen Series continues with the release of Rae Gouirand’s new chapbook, Jinx, as Number 2 in the series. We’re thrilled to publish Rae’s poems. Only 24 copies will be sold by the press, so get yours now!

New title: Lucas Jacob, Wishes Wished Just Hard Enough (Summer Kitchen Series)

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We’re happy to announce the publication of Lucas Jacob’s new chapbook, Wishes Wished Just Hard Enough, as Number 1 in the seventh volume of our limited-edition Summer Kitchen Series. Only 24 copies will be sold by the press, so get yours now!

6/22 update: This chapbook has sold out. Thank you for your amazing support of this poet and his work!