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Poets & Writers
In addition to Web sites for these journals, you will also find (when available) descriptions, brief submission guidelines, and links to sample issues.
A Sampling of Newly Published Poetry
The Adirondack Review
The Adirondack Review is a digital art & literature quarterly. They publish poetry, fiction, essays, and works in translation, as well as visual art and photography.
The American Poetry Review
Presents a diverse array of contemporary poetry and literary prose; aims to expand the audience interested in poetry and literature, and to provide authors, especially poets, with a far-reaching forum in which to present their work.
The Antigonish Review contains poetry, fiction, reviews, and critical articles.
The Antioch Review
Prints essays, fiction, poetry, and book reviews, with occasional special issues on topics of contemporary interest and importance.
Meet the world's greatest writers in revealing personal interviews. Join in literary expeditions to Ireland, England, Africa, Australia and the Caribbean.
Beloit Poetry Journal
Includes work from new writers, publishes reviews, & includes occasional chapbooks.
Big Bridge, a webzine of poetry and everything else, is published by Big Bridge Press.
Articles and thematic issues devoted to creative works by and critical studies of black writers in the Americas and Africa; studies of life and culture in the black world and visual art.
Granta magazine and Granta Books share a remit to discover and publish the best in new literary fiction, memoir, reportage and poetry from around the world.
Manoa : A Pacific Journal of International Writing
MĀNOA presents traditional alongside contemporary writings from the entire Pacific Rim, one of the world's most dynamic literary regions.
The Missouri Review, founded in 1978, has helped shape the contemporary literary scene by offering the finest work of today’s most important writers and by discovering the brightest new voices in fiction, poetry, and the essay.
The New Yorker
current issue, as well as excerpts from recent issues available online
excerpts from 1953 to present available online
excerpts from 1971 to present available online
current issue, as well as excerpts from issues from 1987 to present available online
excerpts from 2013 to present available online
The Southern Review
Essays, fiction, poetry and reviews by known and unknown writers.
formerly Triquarterly Journal (all issues beginning in 2010, as well as excerpts from all archived print issues)
Virginia Quarterly Review
1975 to present available online
featured poetry from current issue