Over the next few months we will be celebrating the work of the shortlisted authors from our 2021 call for essay collections. Excerpts from their proposals will be showcased here on our blog. Excerpts have been left largely unedited, aside
Somehow, Ibu always ordered martabak special for me. Perhaps it is in the belief that the more eggs in the batter, the tastier the martabak will be.
We are so thrilled to announce the shortlisted and longlisted proposals from our recent call for essay collections. We received 124 proposals overall. The proposals we decided to shortlist are all highly original in style and content, as well as considered
Dear writers, Our second round of submissions for 2021 is approaching. This time we’ll be accepting submissions in any of the existing The Emma Press series. The window will be open from 27th September through till 3rd October. We’ll keep sharing tips, prompts,
We'll start our new programme with a soft relaunch in June 2021. For this call we will be looking exclusively for essay collections, to continue our series that began with Nina Mingya Powles' Tiny Moons: A Year of Eating in
Tiny Moons is a collection of essays about food and belonging. Powles journeys between Wellington, Kota Kinabalu and Shanghai, tracing the constants in her life: eating and cooking, and the dishes that have come to define her. Through childhood snacks, family feasts, Shanghai street food and student dinners, she attempts to find a way back towards her Chinese-Malaysian heritage.
Award-winning Birmingham publisher the Emma Press has published a new children’s anthology of dinosaur poems titled Dragons of the Prime.