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Fat Girl Forms

Stephanie Rogers

White Lung

Kimberly O’Connor

Late to the House of Words: Selected Poems by Gemma Gorga

Translated by Sharon Dolin

Saturnalia Updates and News

We’re thrilled to announce the winner of our 2021 Malinda A. Markham TranslationPrize: Dolore Minimo, written by Giovanna Cristina Vivinetto and co-translated from Italian by Dora Malech and Gabriella Fee.

We read many amazing manuscripts and are grateful to everyone who shared their work with us.  A special congratulations goes to our finalists: Lena Kallergi, translated by Heather Altfeld; Maya Tevet Dayan, translated by Jane Medved; and Samantha Barendson, co-translated by Jaime Zuckerman and Christine H. Chen; and Inna Kabysh, translated by Katherine E. Young.

Our fall books have arrived! Visit the Bookshop for Stephanie Roger’s Fat Girl Forms, Kimberly O’Connor’s White Lung and Gemma Gorga’s Late to the House of Words: Selected Poems by Gemma Gorga, translated by Sharon Dolin.

We are ecstatic to announce the winners of our 2021 poetry contest!

  • Lee Upton | The Day Every Day Is |  Saturnalia Books Poetry Prize, selected by Sabrina Orah Mark
  • Jacob Sunderlin | Chemtrails | Saturnalia Books Editors Prize

As always, we read countless amazing manuscripts and we are so grateful to everyone who trusted us with their work.  A special congratulations goes to our finalists: Beckian Goldberg, Collin Callahan, Leah Osowski, Shawn Jones, Abigail Minor, Josh English and Owen McLeod.

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