Publication Studio releases Paperback, PDF, and Reading Commons Versions of The Double E and Virility Rituals of North American Teenage Boys

Final State Press is pleased to announce the availability of Matt Briggs two new books, The Double E, and Virility Rituals of North American Teenage Boys at Publication Studio. Founded a few years ago by Matthew Stadler and Patricia No the studio now includes eight stores and has been steadily releasing a ton of books including Briggs’s […]

Reading at the Associated Writing Conference 2013

Final State Press/Publication Studio (PS) author Matt Briggs is reading with his fellow PS author and poet Howard W. Robertson on Saturday, March 9/2013 at 1:30 at the Associated Writing Conference in Boston (Patricia Olson Bookfair Stage, Exhibit Hall A, Plaza Level, Hynes Convention Center, 900 Boylston St Boston, MA 02115). Robertson will be reading […]

What is Final State Press?

There is a degree of self-consciousness in publishing these days. Final State Press is not a press in the mode of Alfred A. Knopf, Random House, or even Copper Canyon Press. It is not a small press run by a single editor such as Black Heron Press or City Lights. Final State Press is more […]

The End is the Beginning by Matt Briggs

Final State Press published its first book in 1998, The End is the Beginning by Matt Briggs as a DRM-free ebook and paperback book. Partly proof of concept in the publication model of Final State Press, and also to release recent stories by Matt Briggs, the publication proved successful. The aim was to profitably produce a book […]