MARSH HAWK PRESS CONGRATULATES MARY MACKEY ON BEING CHOSEN AS A FINALIST FOR THE ERIC HOFFER BOOK AWARD GRAND PRIZE
The Eric Hoffer Awards Committee has just announced that Mary Mackey’s collection of poetry The Jaguars That Prowl Our Dreams: New and Selected Poems 1974 to 2018 (Marsh Hawk Press) is a Finalist for the Eric Hoffer Book Award Grand Prize. This small list or “short list” of finalists is an honored distinction of its own and is announced publicly during the spring of each award year prior to the grand prize announcement.
The Eric Hoffer Award highlights salient writing, as well as the independent spirit of small publishers. Since its inception, the Hoffer has become one of the largest international book awards for small, academic, and independent presses and a platform for and the champion of the independent voice.