Spinning Jenny

Spinning Jenny The literary magazine from Black Dress Press. www.spinning-jenny.com

We are not hiring. But if we were you would "be responsible for your own training." JK, that's nuts.
08/16/2017
Deputy Manager, Spinning Jenny Job in Leigh Jobsite

We are not hiring. But if we were you would "be responsible for your own training." JK, that's nuts.

Salary: Negotiable, Job Type: Permanent, Duration: Permanent, Start Date: asap - Apply Now for this Deputy Manager, Spinning Jenny vacancy!

Happy Friday and make yourself a Spinning Jenny (cocktail)!
08/04/2017
Best of British: The Savoy's new cocktail menu

Happy Friday and make yourself a Spinning Jenny (cocktail)!

At Portfolio we bring you the exclusive insights of the world’s leading designers, creators, chefs, artists, critics and connoisseurs.

Spinning Jenny's cover photo
07/08/2017

Spinning Jenny's cover photo

Welcome to our £595 Kickstarter!
06/05/2017
Antique Traditional Spinning Jenny Wheel Ash Wood Scottish Handmade Collectors

Welcome to our £595 Kickstarter!

Stunning rare antique Scottish spinning Jenny wheel. Museum quality with 6 turned spindle bridge supports. Bobbin wheel & ornate turned wheel with original pedal mechanism.Circa late 19th Century. Handcrafted in ash wood. Truly stunning collectors item. Museum grade offered in fine used original not...

We're in."The Whitney Museum is looking to stockpile books, pulp fiction novels, and copies of recent periodicals for an...
05/25/2017
Hélio Oiticica Magazine and Book Drive | Whitney Museum of American Art

We're in.

"The Whitney Museum is looking to stockpile books, pulp fiction novels, and copies of recent periodicals for an installation called Eden which contains a numbers of interactive structures and environments, including a bed-like space filled with reading material in which viewers are encouraged to spend time. This event is an opportunity to contribute books and periodicals which will be used in the piece throughout the run of the exhibition."

http://bit.ly/2qYphO3

The upcoming Whitney retrospective of the work of Brazilian artist Hélio Oiticica (1937–1980) is the largest presentation of his work to date in the United States. The exhibition,

"powerful and subtle" --Rob McClennan on Ryan Murphy's Millbrook
02/18/2017
Ryan Murphy, Millbrook

"powerful and subtle" --Rob McClennan on Ryan Murphy's Millbrook

The sun buries itself The sun buries itself Over Staten f**king Island. The sun a bale of copper. The sun a Pontiac Fiero...

Wild applause for the fine folks at CLMP, New York State Council on the Arts, and Fractured Atlas who made it possible f...
01/04/2017
media.giphy.com

Wild applause for the fine folks at CLMP, New York State Council on the Arts, and Fractured Atlas who made it possible for us to receive a *CLMP NYSCA NYTAP REGRANT* to publish some indie books up in here! #Black Dress Press

Big news from Black Dress Press & Spinning Jenny: We've  published our first book of poetry! Please check out Ryan Murph...
12/31/2016
new from black dress press

Big news from Black Dress Press & Spinning Jenny: We've published our first book of poetry! Please check out Ryan Murphy's MILLBROOK, which Susan Wheeler calls “a searingly modern 'A Season in Hell' . . . a gaunt, spare and beautiful book.” http://bit.ly/2iAPMVw

Millbrook by Ryan Murphy

Spinning Jenny's cover photo
12/31/2016

Spinning Jenny's cover photo

Reasons you should see Paterson Movie: Ron Padgett's poems, Adam Driver as a driver, 94% of Rotten Tomatoes voters can't...
12/29/2016

Reasons you should see Paterson Movie: Ron Padgett's poems, Adam Driver as a driver, 94% of Rotten Tomatoes voters can't be wrong, and: A CAMEO BY SPINNING JENNY!

Will miss you this week! Build a sandcastle for us. xoSJ #AWP16
03/31/2016
These AWP Events Are Not To Miss!

Will miss you this week! Build a sandcastle for us. xoSJ #AWP16

The AWP schedule can be overwhelming. I’ve pared it down for you to the can’t-miss events. You’re welcome! Thursday, March 31 8 am to 5:30 pm R100 Conference Registration Is that your ex, th…

Thanks for the shout-out, Kate Angus and VIDA: Women in Literary Arts!
01/22/2016
List of Women Run Presses

Thanks for the shout-out, Kate Angus and VIDA: Women in Literary Arts!

This list exists because I went looking for this resource and couldn’t find it. Earlier this fall, I began planning a reading series where each month I would reach out to book presses, literary journals, … [Read More]

11/15/2015

"Jenny lies a little." --Joy Williams, "The Excursion"

So very very! very!! honored that Spinning Jenny has won FIRST FREAKIN' PLACE in the literary magazine category at the 2...
10/15/2015

So very very! very!! honored that Spinning Jenny has won FIRST FREAKIN' PLACE in the literary magazine category at the 29th New York Book Show. Molte grazie to the Book Industry Guild of New York!

Tuesday; An Art Project is great stuff -- help bring her back!
05/04/2015
Tuesday; An Art Project

Tuesday; An Art Project is great stuff -- help bring her back!

Tuesday; An Art Project is a biannual, letterpress-printed journal of Poetry, Photography, and Prints.

Our money's on Number 13 >>> bit.ly/1yLdlLP
04/04/2015

Our money's on Number 13 >>> bit.ly/1yLdlLP

See y'all in 2016!
04/04/2015
Instead of Going to AWP

See y'all in 2016!

Instead of going to AWP, I used my vacation days from work to go to Puerto Rico and it was glorious. Instead of going to AWP, I will show up to work at 8 am each morning and leave at 4:30 pm (hopefully) each afternoon. Instead of going to AWP, I will purchase spring subscriptions [...]

Publication Intensive @ Triple Canopy. Check check check it out!
03/11/2015
Education

Publication Intensive @ Triple Canopy. Check check check it out!

Triple Canopy is a magazine based in New York. Since 2007, Triple Canopy has advanced a model for publication that encompasses digital works of art and literature, public conversations, exhibitions, and books. This model hinges on the development of publishing systems that incorporate networked form…

Congrats!
02/20/2015
Rejection turned to acclaim for poet Matthew Siegel

Congrats!

Sitting in a small sushi bar near his home in the Duboce Triangle, former Stanford Stegner Fellow Matthew Siegel said last week that he started sending out poems at a young age, that he submitted to “every single decent magazine in Poet’s Market” and “literally papered a wall with rejection slips.”…

Love Letters from Your Writing
02/14/2015
Love Letters from Your Writing

Love Letters from Your Writing

Writers, this Valentine's Day remember to show your neglected writing a little love. It misses you. Add your own on Twitter with the hashtag #WritingValentines

it's hard out here for a lit mag. welcome, noobs!
12/28/2014
The Enduring Life Of Lit Mags

it's hard out here for a lit mag. welcome, noobs!

Magazines of all stripes are struggling to negotiate the digital age — but writer Juan Vidal finds hope for the future of reading in the pages of his favorite new literary magazines.

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