The Backwaters Press is a 501(c)(3) non-profit devoted to publishing literature of value and consequence. The press has published numerou...
The Backwaters Press is a 501(c)(3) non-profit devoted to publishing literature of value and consequence. The press has published numerous award-winning titles, including the anthology Times of Sorrow, Times of Grace (2003), which received two Nebraska book awards, and Nebraska Presence: An Anthology of Poetry, which won a Nebraska Book Award for a poetry anthology. Several poets published by the press have had poems from their books read by Garrison Keillor on The Writer's Almanac. In 2011, The Backwaters Press won the Nebraska Center for the Book's Jane Geske Award, for its exceptional contribution to the Nebraska literary community. For more information, please visit: www.thebackwaterspress.org.