Ninety-Six Press



Download Sample Poem (252 KB)

Document Type


Publication Date



Ninety-Six Press

Place of Publication

Greenville, S.C.

About the Author

A longtime resident of Beaufort, South Carolina, Warren Slesinger has worked as an editor, marketing manager, or sales manager at several publishers, including the University of South Carolina Press. He edited the anthologies Spreading the Word: Editors on Poetry and The Whole Story: Editors on Fiction, both from The Bench Press. He has received both an Ingram Merrill Grant and the South Carolina Literary Arts Fellowship. His poems have appeared in The American Poetry Review, The Georgia Review, The Iowa Review, New Letters, The Sewanee Review, The South Carolina Review, Southern Humanities Review, and many other fine journals. The Evening Light, his first full-length collection, received the 2012 South Carolina Poetry Archives Book Prize.




Paperback, 6 inches by 9 inches 59 pages, perfect bound


$12.00 (40% discount to bookstores) + $3,00 for shipping

Ordering Instructions

Send a note specifying title(s) and delivery address to: Special Collections James B. Duke Library 3300 Poinsett Highway Greenville, SC 29613. Enclose check for order, plus $3.00 for shipping. Please make checks payable to Special Collections and Archives.

Rights and Usage Information

In Copyright

The Evening Light



To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.