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Chris Fischbach

Chris Fischbach is the publisher at Coffee House Press. Starting as a letterpress intern there in 1994, he has acquired and edited Ben Lerner, Valeria Luiselli, Eleni Sikelianos, Patricia Smith, J.M. Ledgard, Anne Waldman, Laird Hunt, Gilbert Sorrentino, and many more.


Literature Is Not the Same Thing as Publishing

May 23, 2014 | Essays

This past January, I stood in the snow across the street from Matt’s Bar with a dozen fellow Minneapolitans, shivering in the subzero wind chill, as a short film was projected on the side of the building—five atmospheric minutes of people walking [...]