Contemporary Small Press

The Emma Press

West Midlands

The Emma Press is an independent publisher based in the Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, specialising in poetryshort fiction and children’s books. It was founded by Emma Wright in Winnersh in 2012 and the team has grown from 1 to 5 part-time staff members since 2017.

The Emma Press won the Michael Marks Award for Poetry Pamphlet Publishers in 2016 and Emma Press books have won the Poetry Book Society Pamphlet Choice Award, the Saboteur Award for Best Collaborative Work, and CLiPPA, the CLPE award for children’s poetry books.