Coming 9 December

The Towns We Leave Hate Us Most

Aislinn Evans has created a moving début that defies categorisation. Lovingly produced as a collectible item, this is poetry you will want to carry with you as you leave

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Coming December 2

Flood Season

Flood Season explores diasporic lives, the tensions between who we are and the clichés that surround our nation states, and hybridity. These are poems that carry their weight easily, fizz with the joy of a burst man.

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Every traveller begins his journey in the Valley of Souls; the very first gift of new life. It is only this once that he is Immaculate

Only This Once Are You Immaculate

An army of shadows gathers, looking to break free from the navel of the world, where they have been subdued for hundreds of years. Zimbabwean author Blessing Musariri’s stunning début recasts the realism of our world in an uncannily resonant new light.

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a storm of conflicting notions of womanhood, the body, and difference

Humaning

Sometimes open and playful, sometimes dark and surreal, Laurie Ogden wrestles with what it means to define ourselves as human. These poems offer up self-authorship and anthropomorphism as tools for transformation in the aftermath of trauma, to reset the roots of relationships, and search for the humanity each of us carries inside.

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pitch, punch and party

Party with the flipped eye crew! It’s been an amazing year for flipped eye. We survived COVID, introduced new imprints, hired an amazing intern, celebrated our 20th Anniversary with fascinating conversations with and between our authors, and it was all thanks to our phenomenal #FECrew, and you, our #FEFolk. Now what better way to culminate […]

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flipped eye welcomes editorial intern

We are delighted to announce our search for a new editor is over. Please join us in welcoming Lana Hughes to the phenomenal #FECrew. An artist and writer from Hertfordshire, Lana studied Fine Art at Glasgow School of Art, where she developed a particular interest in poetry and video art. Her reading and research interests include science fiction, […]

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Calling black UK-based poets

If you’re a UK-based Black poet of African descent, we want to hear from you. flipped eye is looking to publish a new poetry anthology Before Them, We – to published in 2022. Edited by Jacob Sam-La Rose and curated by Ruth Sutoyé, ‘Before Them, We‘ will explore the lives of grandparents and elders before the families […]

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Not Quite Right For Us

A celebration of outsiderness and an ode to otherness, Not Quite Right For Us is a singular collection of stories, essays and poems by a dynamic mix of established and surging voices alike.

‘An important anthology that spans generations, circles the globe, and embraces all forms of imaginative writing. Uplifting and inspiring’ -Caryl Phillips

…having discovered a poet’s work we are always delighted to find that they have been published by flipped eye… It means we can be confident that the poet has been rigorously edited and will have a book that’s beautifully designed and produced with care and attention.

Naomi Jaffa