MadHat Press

Robert Scotellaro is the author of 8 flash fiction collections, including Quick Adjustments (Blue Light Press, 2023), Ways to Read the World (Scantic Books, 2022), and God in a Can (Bamboo Dart Press, 2022), and 5 collections of poetry. He has, along with James Thomas, co-edited New Micro: Exceptionally Short Fiction, published by W.W. Norton & Co. His work has appeared widely and is included in Norton’s Flash Fiction International (2015) and Flash Fiction America (2023), and 6 Best Small Fictions and Best Microfiction award anthologies. He is the winner of Zone 3’s Rainmaker Prize in Poetry and the Blue Light Book Award for his fiction. Robert lives in San Francisco.


Breath and Shadow,
co-authored with Meg Pokrass,
is now available from MadHat Press.


MadHat Press is a leading publisher of unique and vital contemporary poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and criticism.

MadHat Press seeks to foster the work of writers and poets: explosive, lyrical, passionate, deeply wrought voices that stretch the boundaries of language, narrative and image, vital and enduring literary voices that sing on the page as well as in the mind.

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Cheshire MA 01225