2040 Books

An Exciting new Multicultural Imprint from SFWP


The 2040 Awards Contest ended on July 7, 2017. The grand prize went to Bonnie Chau, for All Roads Lead to Blood, which will be published by SFWP and 2040 Books on September 1st, 2018. You can read more about the book right here.

For news on the next contest, please visit the Contest’s webpage.


Editor: Allen Gee

Allen is currently Professor of English at Georgia College. He has served as Editor at Gulf Coast, was the Faculty Fiction Editor for Arts & Letters for over a decade, and currently directs the creative writing program at Georgia College. He is the author of My Chinese-America, and is the designated biographer for the late James Alan McPherson.

Associate Editor: Abbie Lahmers

Abbie is currently a graduate student in fiction in the MFA program at Georgia College. She has served as Managing Editor for Arts & Letters for two years, was the Editor at SLAB, and her work has been published in numerous journals.

Executive Director: Andrew Gifford

Andrew has been the SFWP’s founding Editor, successfully operating SFWP since 1998. He has published over 30 titles, building SFWP’s award-winning catalogue with an eclectic blend of literary fiction and creative nonfiction. He is the author of the memoir, We All Scream: The Fall of the Gifford’s Ice Cream Empire.