We're a small press working out of a love for new writing and innovation in publishing. Vagabond Press gratefully acknowledges the visionary individuals and institutions who share our vision and passion for world literature.
Vagabond Press is assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.
Heartfelt thanks to the visionary supporters who share our ambition to build an open independent space for new writing in Asia Pacific.
About donating We welcome support from individuals and institutions and will proudly celebrate donations made towards specific projects here as well as in the finished books. If you would like to support a forthcoming title or one of our ongoing lists please get in touch. Help keep us publishing.
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PETER BOYLE (2020) to support the 2020 publication of Poems of Hwang Yuwon, Ha Jaeyoun & Seo Dae-kyung and the second printing of Natalie Harkin's Archival-Poetics.
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VB & Sybille Smith (2020) towards the costs of publishing a collection of poetry by Japanese poet Shinkawa Kazue.
PROFESSOR ELIZABETH WEBBY (1999) from Southerly which helped establish Vagabond Press.
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PROFESSOR ELIZABETH WEBBY (2020)
We celebrate and welcome funded creative partnerships with institutions, universities, and bequests. Learn more.
The Helen Anne Bell Bequest Award
The Helen Anne Bell Poetry Bequest Awards were established under the terms of Helen Anne Bell's will. The Award is presented by University of Sydney's Department of English every two years, with a $7000 cash prize and publication with Vagabond Press. The Award is given to an Australian woman poet for a collection of previously unpublished poems.
Our readers are our most important supporters. Every single book ordered helps us keep publishing. We want to thank every reader over twenty years who has ordered a book from us and especially the readers below who have supported us year after year.
Ann and Tony Stephens*
Peter Minter and Kate Fagan*
Peter Brennan and Kylie Yates*
James Stewart and Jane Gibian
*Warm thanks to our subscribers who have supported the press over years, subscribing to one of every title.