Join both The Rumpus Book Club and The Rumpus Poetry Book Club! Get books before they’re released, and engage in exclusive moderated chats with the authors which we’ll edit and run on The Rumpus as a feature article (like this).
Books we’ve featured in our Book Club include An Untamed State by Roxane Gay, We Are Never Meeting in Real Life by Samantha Irby, Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado, Heart Berries by Terese Mailhot, All You Can Ever Know by Nicole Chung, Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls by T Kira Madden, and Patsy by Nicole Dennis-Benn. Upcoming writers include Trisha Low, Ayse Papatya Bucak, Jeannie Vanasco, Leigh Camacho Rourks, Paul Lisicky, and more!
Which poets do we chat with? We’ve featured poets like Tracy K. Smith, Jericho Brown, Solmaz Sharif, Kaveh Akbar, Gabrielle Calvocoressi, Kamilah Aisha Moon, Natasha Tretheway, Franny Choi, Eve Ewing, and t’ai freedom ford. Upcoming poets include Dunya Mikhail, Hanif Abdurraqib, Shira Erlichman, Malcolm Tariq, Danez Smith, and more!
Please subscribe by the 15th of the month to receive following month’s book and join in the chat with its author. For example, to receive our March book, please make sure to subscribe by February 15.
We do not offer international subscriptions at this time, but we hope to in the future.
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