the museum of americana

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Seeking Poetry Co-Editor

the museum of americana is seeking a new Poetry Co-Editor, responsible for reading and responding to submissions for three reading periods annually, attending virtual staff meetings, and building relationships with … Continue reading

July 6, 2021

Q & A with New Executive Editor Allison Blevins

This month, the museum welcomes a new Executive Editor, Allison Blevins. We’re thrilled to introduce her with this brief questionnaire about her work, reading life, and thoughts on the museum’s … Continue reading

May 6, 2021

Best of the Net Nominations for 2019

the museum is delighted to share our Best of the Net anthology nominations. Best of luck to these amazing writers!              Poetry “Potluck” by Derek … Continue reading

September 30, 2019

Q&A with Humor Editor Sue D. Gelber

the museum is delighted to announce that contributor Sue D. Gelber has joined our editorial team! She will be serving as editor for our new humor section. In this Q&A, … Continue reading

August 6, 2019

Emma Guzman Reviews Sarah Potenza’s Road To Rome

Sarah Potenza’s 2019 release Road To Rome offers a formidable artillery of empowering blues and R & B anthems. With help from her husband Ian Crossman (lead guitar, co-writer), as … Continue reading

June 26, 2019

Connect with the museum of americana at AWP

                the museum of americana invites you to connect with our editors at AWP this year! They’re not as scary as this bear. I … Continue reading

March 25, 2019

Grant Clauser’s Reckless Constellations — Review and Interview by Contributor Karen Weyant

As soon as I started Grant Clauser’s latest collection of poems, Reckless Constellations, I thought to myself, Wow, I know this place. This place is a landscape filled with beer-can … Continue reading

November 4, 2018

AWP18 Museum Meetup

Join members of the museum of americana’s editorial staff, along with contributors, and friends old and new, for a midday meetup at AWP18 in Tampa! Have a beer, share news, … Continue reading

February 17, 2018

Contributor Cal Freeman Interviews Charlie Rauh

Viriditas, the debut solo album from NYC-based composer Charlie Rauh, is a series of short guitar pieces exploring the modalities of simple melodic phrases.  Contributor Cal Freeman takes the opportunity to interview … Continue reading

February 4, 2018

Announcing our Pushcart Nominations

          Congratulations to the following contributors for their excellent contributions this year. We believe in your work deeply, and we wish you luck in the judging … Continue reading

December 4, 2017