What’s new with the Emma Press?

* Oils is the PBS Winter Pamphlet Choice! *

Oils wins

We are utterly thrilled that Belfast poet Stephen Sexton’s brilliant debut pamphlet, Oils, has been selected by judges Luke Kennard and Denise Saul to be the Poetry Book Society’s Winter Pamphlet Choice. You can read more about Oils here.

* Call for Mildly Erotic Verse has ended *

Mildly Erotic Verse

Our call for mildly erotic poems has just closed, but we’ll be launching our next call for poems in April, so watch this space! Thank you for everyone who sent us poems – we look forward to reading them.

* Launch party: Campaign in Poetry on 15th April *

Campaign in Poetry

Our first launch party of 2015 is taking place in London on Wednesday 15th April. Join us at the Betsey Trotwood pub in Farringdon for the launch of Campaign in Poetry, our anthology of political poems.


* Best Friends Forever: our newest anthology *


Best Friends Forever is a collection of poems about female friendships, edited by Amy Key and full of fascinating insights into this intense and frequently-overlooked relationship.


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