Feb 01, 2016
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Dec 23, 2015
North Liberty author offers uncommon gift with ‘Soul External’ By Adam Burke –Dec 22, 2015 “The only remark of nature is its silence, but that is not because the world around us has nothing to say. It is because we come unequipped with ears to hear.” — Paul Gruchow, Journal of a Prairie Year Since...
Oct 05, 2015
The Question of the Animal Great Blue Heron by Boria Sax, for Humanimalia http://www.depauw.edu/site/humanimalia/issue%2013/sax-semken.html Steven H. Semken, Soul External: Rediscovering the Great Blue Heron , Illustrations and design by Andrew R. Driscoll. North Liberty, IA: Ice Cube Press, 2015. 139 pp., $24.95 hc. At the start of the modern age, Descartes was...
Jun 17, 2015
Our brilliant poetry and photography book, Chasing Weather , was just selected as a 2014 Notable Book of Kansas. Get a copy and behold the wonders of storms, words, and the space of the Midwest. https://kslib.info/1194/2015-Notable-Books
May 04, 2015
Check out this interview with Ice Cube Press publisher Steve Semken: http://jennaleigh-evans.squarespace.com/new-blog-1/2015/5/3/seven-questions-for-the-working-writer-steven-semken and/or read below. Steven Semken is the founder of Ice Cube Press. He is also the author of Pick-Up Stick City, Kansas Book Award-winner The Great Blues, The Tin Prayer, Moving with...
Apr 28, 2015
Scott Cawelti’s nonfiction book follows Jerry Mark, a lawyer who murdered four members of his family Source: ‘Sirens’ Star Michael Mosley Options True Life Murder Mystery Tale ‘Brother’s Blood’ (Exclusive)
Apr 13, 2015
Soul External: Rediscovering the Great Blue Heron is reviewed in the New York Journal of Books. “This is an artful, idiosyncratic book.” Soul External is a curious book. Not only because it is quirky but because it is inquiring. A mixture of nature writing, mythology, and essay, with the occasionally shaggy dog story thrown in, it recounts the narrator’s...
Mar 27, 2015
Hear long time publisher of the Ice Cube Press on NPR’s WVIK being interviewed on the show Scribble http://wvik.org/post/scribble-steve-semken
Mar 25, 2015
It’s time to halt your life, edit and organize your poetry on the Midwest and enter our Prairie Seed Poetry Prize For all of you that always ask if we’re taking submissions, well, this is your chance.
Mar 08, 2015
3.8.15 http://thegazette.com/subject/life/memoir-house-of-moffitt-explores-an-earlier-era-of-iowa-city-20150307 Memoir ‘House of Moffitt’ explores an earlier era of Iowa City There is more to these houses than distinctive design Alison Gowans, The Gazette March 7, 2015 | 10:40 pm The Moffitt houses of Iowa City — each one built with scrap...