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Levellers Press

The earliest publishers were also printers. These noble careers diverged as the cost of owning newer, high speed printing equipment became too expensive an investment for most publishers. Those publishers who continued to print, and there are a number in the Connecticut Valley of Massachusetts, preserve the hands-on creation of fine works of art and literature. Adastra Press, Kat Ran Press, Pennyroyal Press, Swamp Press, and Warwick Press all work locally, carrying on a 500-year-old tradition, creatively combining letterpress, offset, and high-resolution digital imaging. Levellers Press, formed by the worker-owners of Collective Copies in 2009, comes from a completely different direction to a publishing world in flux. We have witnessed a revolution in imaging technology from the first analog color copiers, to Xerox Docutechs in the 1990s, to today's 2400 dpi Xerox Docucolors printing on sheets as large as 13 x 19 inches. Unwieldy graphic files and slow computer processing have given way to lean Adobe Acrobat documents, high speed scanners and speedier RIPs (rasterized image processing). Our core business allows us to own this new technology, including the bindery equipment that completes a high quality print-on-demand publication. We find ourselves imbedded in the rich political and cultural environment of Western Massachusetts where many worthy manuscripts go unpublished. As Levellers Press we hope to provide a ready vehicle for authors whether we publish their work or help in a self-publishing effort. We have worked successfully with authors and publishers all over the U. S. and welcome all inquiries.
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Levellers Press updated their cover photo.Monday, May 22nd, 2017 at 8:25pm
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Levellers PressFriday, May 19th, 2017 at 9:12pm
Donald Vitkus's story as told by Ed Orzechowski is resonating with readers and audiences throughout the Valley. You can find the book online here (http://bit.ly/2eaDI9M), at Collective Copies locations, and at Broadside Books in Northampton.
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Levellers Press in Florence, Massachusetts.Monday, May 1st, 2017 at 8:23pm
Three Protectors of Poetry: Ellen Doré Watson, Diana Gordon, Naila Moreira at James Heflin's powerfully mirthful launch of Krakatoa Picnic, (http://bit.ly/2qmyRg0), at the Brew Practioners of Florence, MA (http://bit.ly/2qxDD6C) the 10th volume of Hedgerow Books poetry from Western Massachusetts.
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Levellers Press updated their cover photo.Saturday, April 29th, 2017 at 8:38pm
AN EPISODE OF GRACE, a full score of new stories by Linda McCullough Moore, will delight readers with uncanny charm, disarming humor, and yes, unlikely but so-welcome episodes of grace.

Here are divorcing parents, prisoners, patients, in-laws, wives and husbands caught up in living lives of complication, sometime regret, and willing honesty. These are people we know, people we are, but with a difference. Their confusions and misgivings vie with something very much like joy, like some new understanding of what love might be, of what redemption feels like.

These stories take on loss and sadness, but you get your money back if they don’t make you laugh out loud and think perhaps the human enterprise might just be worth another think.

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Levellers Press updated their cover photo.Friday, April 21st, 2017 at 8:00pm
Join us at the Brew Practitioners in Florence next Friday at 7.

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Levellers PressFriday, April 14th, 2017 at 6:53pm
Thanks to Hampshire Life for featuring The Columns of Fred Contrada in Book Bag. Join us, this coming Tuesday at 7pm at the Florence Civic Center, to give Fred's book the send off it deserves. http://www.gazettenet.com/Book-Bag-9225678

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Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 at 7:40pm
Can I just say what a pleasure it has been to see another Alice Ott mystery through the presses. The glue had... https://t.co/MdMlP62cGz
Monday, May 22nd, 2017 at 6:22pm
Third in the series of Alice Ott mysteries. Final version was hand-delivered to Frances Crowe today by inveterate... https://t.co/Cnd5BTt5IC
Friday, May 19th, 2017 at 6:13pm
Donald Vitkus's story as told by Ed Orzechowski is resonating with readers and audiences throughout the Valley.... https://t.co/NiD1gh5zmN
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Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 at 6:47pm
Excited to be ready to launch Dusty Miller's third mystery in the Alice Ott series: Danger Under Ground, soon to... https://t.co/lMxXNX0pCR
Monday, May 1st, 2017 at 5:23pm
Three Protectors of Poetry: Ellen Doré Watson, Diana Gordon, Naila Moreira at James Heflin's powerfully mirthful... https://t.co/w8AweZcKC0

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