Cutthroat :: NewPages Guide to Literary Magazines
A Journal of the Arts
About Cutthroat: We publish high-quality poetry and short fiction from well-known as well as previously unpublished authors.
P.O. Box 2414
Durango, CO 81302
Phone: (970) 903-7914
ISSN: 74470 27500 Founded: 2005 Issues per year: 1 Copy price: $15 Average pages: 130 Sample price (postpaid): $15 Subscription (Ind): 2 issues/$22 Subscription (Inst): $12
Publisher's description: We publish a print edition as well as an online edition, featuring high-quality poetry and short fiction with an edge from well-known as well as previously unpublished authors. We offer two literary prizes yearly: The Joy Harjo Poetry Award and The Rick DeMarinis Short Fiction Award. First place winners receive $1250 plus publication/second place receive $250 plus publication. We also publish Honorable Mentions in both genres. Past judges include Marvin Bell, Naomi Shihab Nye, Luis Alberto Urrea, Dorrianne Laux, Robert Olen Butler and Lorian Hemingway. We accept online submissions through our submission manager as well as submissions by mail. See our website or send an SASE for complete submission guidelines. Besides prizes, we also feature a “Discovery Poet.” Our contributors include Fred Chappell, Rick DeMarinis, Joy Harjo, Doug Anderson, Patricia Smith, Elizabeth Evans, Naomi Shihab Nye, Dorianne Laux, Marvin Bell, Richard Jackson, Maj Ragain, Kelly Cherry, Kathy Conde, etc. Our staff includes, Pamela Uschuk, Editor-In-Chief, William Pitt Root, Poetry Editor, Beth Alvarado, Fiction Editor, and William Luvaas, Online Fiction Editor.