Now Available: too much nothing by Elisha May Rubacha

Apt. 9 is very excited to announce the publication of Elisha May Rubacha’s too much nothing. Rubacha is the editor and publisher of Peterborough’s bird, buried press and her contributions to the arts scene in her city recently put her on the shortlist for Peterborough’s Outstanding Emerging Artist Award. Apt. 9 loves to publish people who spendContinue reading “Now Available: too much nothing by Elisha May Rubacha”

bpNichol Chapbook Award on CBC “All in a Day”

Thanks to Alan Neal for having me on the show to speak about Nelson Ball and Small Waterways. Listen back to the whole show here. Nelson Ball's award-winner, held by Cameron Antsee, is sold out. He says get Chewing Water instead. @mansfieldpress — Alan Neal (@alannealottawa) November 22, 2016  

Nelson Ball wins the 2016 bpNichol Chapbook Award!

Apt. 9 Press is thrilled to be able to say that Nelson Ball has won the 2016 bpNichol Chapbook Award for his chapbook Small Waterways, published by Apt. 9 Press in 2015. Read the full press release here. Congratulations, Nelson! Beyond our excitement at Nelson winning, the award feels especially resonant given Nelson’s long relationshipContinue reading “Nelson Ball wins the 2016 bpNichol Chapbook Award!”

Small Press Book Fair, Reviews

Apt. 9 Press will be present at the upcoming Ottawa Small Press Book Fair on Saturday, June 18th. Sadly, I will not be personally present (though for exciting reasons; I’ll be speaking at this conference in Montreal). Jeff Blackman (poet, friend, father, neighbour, gardener, and publisher of Horsebroke Press), will be running a half-Apt. 9,Continue reading “Small Press Book Fair, Reviews”