Nyoka Press was created to publish the work of a group of artists and writers in Philadelphia.

We turn to ancient traditions of thought to help us look at our communities and our world with fresh eyes.

We are still amicably discussing what we want to be called. Recent suggestions: the Germantown School (too close to the name of several secondary schools in the Philadelphia area), the Germantown Group, the Germantown Circle, Politans, Pollen.