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I started publishing because I love books. I publish titles that I would buy, and that I want to see on the shelves, regardless of genre. SFWP’s mission is not about making a fortune, or creating a catalog that the accountants can get behind. The mission is one of recognition and preservation. These books are works of art, as precious as anything you would hang on your wall. Please take a moment to explore our titles and join me on this mission.
-Andrew Gifford, Director
In 2007, Genaro Kỳ Lý Smith took second place in the Santa Fe Writers Project Literary Awards Program for his short story, “Dailies.” Since then, he has published two books, the first of which, The Land Baron's Sun: The Story of Lý Loc and His Seven Wives, was...read more
What an amazing year for the Awards Program. We saw so many incredible entries, and the judging process was grueling. Congratulations to all of you for sharing your work and putting your voice out there.
Emily St. John mandel has made her decision.read more
Literary Awards Program 2015 — the Short List Announcedread more