Author: Dan Mahoney

Bateau Press 2018 BOOM Chapbook Winner

Kola Superdeep Borehole by Joe Fletcher has won the 2018 BOOM Chapbook contest.

We had a whole bunch of amazing manuscripts to read this time round and Joe’s was the one that kept rising to the top.  Look for the handsewn, letterpress chapbooks at AWP 2019 and beyond.  Congratulations, Joe!  And thank you to everyone for supporting Bateau this year & over the last 15 years!

for more on Joe, go HERE.

for more on boreholes, go HERE.

Bateau 2018 BOOM Chapbook Finalists

holy smokes peoples. we got us a good group this year. thanks to everyone who submitted, asked a question, allowed us to read their work, said hello, or cursed at us from a passing car.  there were some amazing manuscripts this year. and although we can only publish one, we can’t do what we do without all of you.

 

HERE ARE THE 2018 FINALISTS:

 

Nadia Wolnisty JUICE

Christine Taylor THE QUEEN CITY

Emily Anderson MISS PAPER AND THE SEA

Joe Fletcher KOLA SUPERDEEP BOREHOLE

Rae Gouirand JINX

Howie Good THE TITANIC SAILS AT DAWN

Kitt Keller CHONDRICHTHYES

Sarah Bates TENDER

Salvatore Difalco STORIETTES

Jeff Tigchelaar ONE WAY OF LOOKING AT THIRTEEN BLACKBIRDS

Francesco Grisanzio DARLING EGG

Joe Milazzo VAGUEBOOKING: A CREEPYPASTA

 

Bateau and Warren Oates are proud of you.  thanks, everyone, for hanging out with us.  ox