Awards & Honors

Achievements and accolades

Etruscan Press and its authors have received nominations, awards, and honors for various literary achievements. Here are a few nods for which we’re very proud:

National Book Award for Poetry Finalists

Best American Poetry

  • “Ringtone” from Bruce Bond’s Peal (2009)
  • “God’s Cigar” from Milton Kessler’s Free Concert (2003)

Other Awards

  • ForeWord Review’s Book of the Year Award in Literary Fiction for Nahoonkara (2011)
  • National Endowment for the Arts International Literature Award for Greek translation for American Fugue (2009)
  • Norma Farber First Book Award from the Poetry Society of America for Toucans in the Arctic (2010)