Bluestem Press, sponsor of the Bluestem Poetry Award and its tradition of excellence in publishing, is set to release its 16th book of poetry! Our latest publication is from William H. Clamurro, and is his second book of poetry.
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Bluestem Press is housed at Emporia State University and has published 15 collections of poetry from its formerly annual contest, the Bluestem Poetry Award. Our sister publication at ESU is the national literary journal, Flint Hills Review.