About The Collagist
Editors-in-Chief: Matthew Olzmann and Gabriel Blackwell
Fiction Editor: Gabriel Blackwell
Poetry and Nonfiction Editor: Matthew Olzmann
Book Review Editor: Michael Jauchen
Podcast Editor: Rachelle Cruz
Blog Editor: Elizabeth Deanna Morris
Blog Interviewers - Amber Cook, Melissa Goodrich, William Hoffacker, and Thomas Calder
The Collagist is a monthly journal published on the 15th of each month since August 2009. Each issue contains short fiction, poetry, essays, book reviews, and one or more excerpts from novels forthcoming from (mostly) independent presses. By publishing online, The Collagist seeks to provide access to powerful, progressive literature by both new and established writers to an ever-expanding audience. General correspondence may be sent to Matthew Olzmann and Gabriel Blackwell, at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dzanc Books was created in 2006 by Steven Gillis and Dan Wickett to advance great writing and to champion those writers who do not fit neatly into the marketing niches of for-profit presses. As a non-profit, 501(c)3 organization, Dzanc Books not only publishes literary fiction, but works in partnership with literary journals to advance their readership at every level. Dzanc is also fully committed to developing educational programs in schools and organizes workshops and Writer-In-Residence programs in Michigan and elsewhere to meet that goal. Dzanc offers unique one-on-one mentorship programs with established authors in their Creative Writing Sessions. Dzanc also annually sponsors the Dzanc Prize.