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The Gettysburg Review
About The Gettysburg Review: The Gettysburg Review publishes poetry, prose, and visual art by established and emerging talents in issues that are as handsome as they are stimulating.
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Phone: (717) 337-6770
Simultaneous submissions: yes Email submissions: no Reading period: 9/1-5/31 Response time: 3-6 months Payment: yes (see website) Contests: no ISSN: 0898-4557 Issues per year: 4 Founded: 1988 Distributors: Ingram Periodicals, Ubiquity Distributors Average pages: 168 Sample copy (postpaid): $10 Copy Price: $10 Subscription 1 year: $28
Publisher’s Description: The Gettysburg Review, published by Gettysburg College, is recognized as one of the country’s premier journals. Since its debut in 1988, more than one hundred short stories, poems, and essays first published in its pages have been reprinted in the prize anthologies The Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses, The Best American Poetry, The Best American Essays, The Best American Mystery Stories, The Best American Short Stories, Best American Voices, Best New Poets, New Stories from the South, and Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards, or have reappeared in such esteemed publications as Harper’s and Utne Reader.
In addition, the Gettysburg Review's editing, elegant design, and stunning graphics have earned numerous prizes, including a Best New Journal award and four Best Journal Design awards from the Council of Editors of Learned Journals, the most recent of which was granted in 2003, and a PEN/Nora Magid Award for Excellence in Editing. Contributors include luminaries such as E. L. Doctorow, Rita Dove, James Tate, Joyce Carol Oates, Richard Wilbur, and Donald Hall as well as emerging artists such as James Haug, Ginger Strand, Kyle Minor, Holly Goddard Jones, and Charles Yu.
With its award-winning editing, writing, and design, the Gettysburg Review is, as one reader put it, “Pure delight, every time.”
Spring is here, and so is the Summer 2013 issue of the Gettysburg Review. In it, you will find a novel excerpt from Bret Lott, compelling essays by Joey Franklin and Don Lago, along with poems by Edward Mayes, Sally Keith, and Sidney Wade.
The Spring 2013 issue of the Gettysburg Review is now available. There is much excellent writing and good reading to keep you warm through the winter months, including Gina Troisi’s “Wrapped Up in Skin, Hidden behind Eyes,” Kent Nelson’s “The Graceless Age,” as well as poems by Richard Lyons, Natania Rosenfeld, and Bruce Beasley.
The Winter 2012 issue is now available. Featuring delightful prose, including stories by Norma Marder and Kim Magowan and essays by Cara Stoddard and Paul Zimmer, as well, as thought-provoking poetry including works by Gerald Stern and Adrian Koesters. Stunning art by Paul Hannon rounds out this delightful issue.
last updated 5/13/2013