Workshops

Poet-try 9

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6 WeeksMay 3 to June 14 Fees waived in light of current Covid-19 crisisDonations welcome (usual fee $150) Poet-try 9 – back to basics (or not). Forms, patterns, and templates in poetry and short form fiction/nonfiction. This hybrid class will revisit ancient and not so ancient formulas of expression: the lyric poem, the psalm, the […]

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Workshops

Online Plot Bootcamp

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Power Plot Bootcamp 6 weeksMarch 22 to May 3Fees waived in light of current Covid-19 crisisDonations welcome (usual fee $150) Has the plot of a piece ever eluded you? Or do you have the first ten pages of a piece to polish for a submission? If so, Power Plot Bootcamp is for you! Power Plot […]

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Books

Book

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Facing Fire: Art, Wildfire, and the End of Nature in the New Westby Douglas McCulloh Facing Fire catalogue published by the Inlandia Institute130 pages, 132 illustrations, complete exhibition checklist Fire as omen and elemental force, as metaphor and searing personal experience—these are the subjects Douglas McCulloh explores in Facing Fire: Art, Wildfire, and the End […]

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Books

Poetry Prizes

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Call for Entries: 2020 Hillary Gravendyk Poetry PrizesNow through April 30 One National and one Regional Winner will each be awarded $1000 and book publication, and additional books may be chosen for publication by the editors. Electronic submissions only accepted via the Inlandia Institute’s Submittable portal. Entries must be received online between February 1 and […]

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Books

Poetry Prize Winners

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Announcing 2018 Hillary Gravendyk Poetry Prizes National Prize: Michelle Peñaloza Regional Prize: Elizabeth Cantwell In Former Possessions of the Spanish Empire, Michelle Peñaloza asks: How do children born of empire once removed possess the history of their naming? In this astonishing debut poetry collection, winner of Inlandia Books’ 2018 Hillary Gravendyk Prize, the phrase Former […]

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Books

New Inlandia Book

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Henry L.A. Jekel: Architect of Eastern Skyscrapers and the California Style 1895-1950 Architect, engineer, builder, award-winning landscape designer… Henry Jekel could do it all. Henry Jekel left his career as a designer and builder of skyscrapers in Chicago, Philadelphia, and Washington DC for the romance of an art-driven studio in Riverside, California. He realized his […]

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Books

Discover the IE through the work of 54 photographers

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New‑Inlandia Books In the Sunshine of Neglect: Defining Photographs and Radical Experiments in Inland Southern California, 1950 to the Present by Douglas McCulloh 274 pages, 194 photographs, with essays by Douglas McCulloh, Thomas McGovern, Tyler Stallings, Susan Straight, and Joanna Szupinska-Myers $45.00 Now available on Amazon. Also available directly from our distributor. Or buy this […]

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Events

2018–2020 Literary Laureate

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UCR Lecturer Rachelle Cruz named 5th Inlandia Literary Laureate On November 16, 2018, Inlandia Institute’s board of directors ratified the appointment of UCR Lecturer Rachelle Cruz to the position of Inlandia Literary Laureate for a two-year term. Cruz follows past Literary Laureates Nikia Chaney, Juan Delgado, Gayle Brandeis, and Susan Straight. Linda Sherman Nurick, owner […]

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