The Eyewear Black Spring team is very much looking forward to joining with dozens of other small and independent poetry-focused presses at the annual Free Verse fair, this Saturday, 22 February, at the famous Conway Hall in London, UK. Details on their site here. We're also pleased to be showcasing some of our books at AWP 2020, via the SPD stand, next month.
SALES ROLE AT BLACK SPRING / Eyewear Publishing Group Job Description A small independent publishing group, founded in 1985, in central London is looking for a sales person to join their team of freelance experts. This will offer you an opportunity to manage the UK sales, develop and implement UK sales strategies. You will also help in maintaining and developing first class relationship with retailers, from indies to the major. The role can be part-time (20 hours a week) or more, and flexible hours are an option (with some working from home if required); remuneration ideally in a balance of...
Good news - Beds In The East, by Eyewear poet Jason Eng Hun Lee, has received a thoughtful review in the Hong Kong Review of Books online here. Lee is launching his book in London on August 7th, 2019, with a great line-up of guest poets - see the FB event page here for more details.
In November 2017 we learnt of the sad passing of Robert Hastings - the owner of Black Spring Press. Since 1985, Black Spring Press has produced work by Nick Cave, Anaïs Nin, Charles Baudelaire, Kyril Bonfiglioli, Carolyn Cassady and Leonard Cohen, among many impressive others. Black Spring specialises in the contemporary, as well as breathing new life into neglected classics. We are delighted to have completed legal formalities in 2019 to connect Black Spring Press to Eyewear Publishing Ltd. and excited to be able to sell its wonderful books online here and in shops. Browse the collection here!