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About Fugue: Fugue is a journal of new literature edited by graduate students within the University of Idaho’s English and Creative Writing Programs.

Contact Information:

200 Brink Hall, University of Idaho

PO BOX 441102

Moscow, ID  83844-1102

Email: fugue@uidaho.edu

Web: www.fuguejournal.org

Submission/Subscription Information:

Formats: print, online Genres: poetry, fiction, nonfiction

Simultaneous submissions: yes (with notice) Email submissions: no Online submissions: yes (see website) Reading period: 9/1-5/1 Response time: 1-3 months Payment: yes (see website) Contests: yes (see website) ISSN: 1054-6014 Founded: 1990 Issues per year: 2 (1 online, 1 print) Copy price: $10 Average pages: 120 Sample price (postpaid): $10 Subscription (Ind): $18 Subscription (Inst): $26

Publisher’s Description: Since 1990, Fugue has been promoting diverse literary voices of new and established writers. Past contributors have included: Steve Almond, Charles Baxter, Stephen Dobyns, Denise Duhamel, Stephen Dunn, Michael Martone, Campbell McGrath, W.S. Merwin, Sharon Olds, Jim Shepard, RT Smith, Virgil Suarez, Melanie Rae Thon, Natasha Threthewey, Anthony Varallo, Robert Wrigley, Dean Young, Terrance Hayes, and B.H. Fairchild.

Fugue also awards cash prizes and publication for prose and poetry in our annual spring contest. Past judges include Mark Doty, Rick Moody, Ellen Bryant Voigt, Jo Ann Beard, Chris Albani, Rebecca McClanahan, Patricia Hampl, and Tony Hoagland.

Recent Issues:

Issue #46 of Fugue centers around the theme of hunger and features new poems by John Nieves, Scott Penney, M. J. Gette, Catherine Champion, Nathan Slinker, Anna Leahy, Nick Flynn, Shivani Mehta, Sam Grenrock, Travis Mossotti, Gina Williams, Jacob Boyd, Danielle Cadena Deulen, Jennifer Givhan, Jacob Newberry, and Mark Wagenaar; new nonfiction by Dustin Parsons, Gina Troisi, and Dionisia Morales; and new fiction by Nate Liederbach, Anne Elliott, and Mark Richardson.

Issue #44 features: poetry by Andrew Grace, Bruce Kirby, Sarah Sloat, Meg Day, Jeff Tigchelaar, Angie Macri, Susanna Childress, Joellen Craft, Caitlin Scarano, Philip Belcher, John Westbrook and Mark Anthony Cayanan; fiction by Robert Boswell, Catherine Sustana, and D.J. Thielke; nonfiction by Lisa Norris and Jennifer Sinor.

Issue #43 features: poetry by Ansel Elkins, David Cadzen, Dylan Mounts, Anne Switzer, Michael Derrick Hudson, Julie Judkins, and Jeff Tigchelaar; fiction by Josie Sigler, B. Pelcz, and Geoffrey Robert Waring; nonfiction by Natanya Ann Pulley, Signe Jorgenson, and Mark Beaver.


last updated 06/16/2014