Non-profit literary magazine Indiana Review is currently accepting unsolicited submissions. Now in its 44th year of publication, Indiana Review has been ranked as one of the Top 100 Literary Magazines in the United States.
Published twice a year, Indiana Review is based at Indiana University Bloomington. It describes its mission as offering the highest quality writing within a wide aesthetic. Indiana Review publishes work by both established and emerging writers, and works by contributors to have been awarded the Pushcart Prize and reprinted in The Pushcart Prize Anthology: Best of the Small Presses, as well as in Best American Short Stories, Best American Poetry, and The O. Henry Prize Stories.
Indiana Review accepts less than half of 1% of work submitted. The editors advise they are looking for work that is “well-crafted and lively, have an intelligent sense of form and language, assume a degree of risk, and have consequence beyond the world of their speakers or narrators.”
Types of Accepted Submissions
Stories, nonfiction, poetry, visual art and translations.
Book reviews are not currently being accepted.
Indiana Review does not accept previously published pieces.
The editors accept stories and non-fiction up to 8000 words.
Up to three pieces of flash prose (under 1000 words each) may be submitted in a single document.
Poets may submit between 3 and 6 poems.
$5.00 per page ($25.00 minimum), two contributor copies of the issue in which their work appears, and a year’s subscription.
Thursday 31 October 2019
Visit the Indiana Review website to read the full submission guidelines.