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New England Review
About New England Review: New England Review distinguishes itself with a fine blend of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction that is both challenging and inviting to the general reader.
Editors: Stephen Donadio, Carolyn Kuebler, C. Dale Young
Middlebury, VT 05753
Phone: (802) 443-5075
Genres: poetry, fiction, nonfiction, translations, criticism, reviews
Simultaneous submissions: yes, for prose only Email submissions: no Online submissions: yes (see website) Reading period: 9/1-5/31 Response time: 4-12 weeks Payment: yes (see website) Contests: no ISSN: 1053-1297 Founded: 1978 Issues per year: 4 Distributors: Ingram, Ubiquity Average pages: 200 Sample copy (postpaid): $10 Copy Price: $10 Subscription (Ind): $30 Subscription (Inst): $45
Publisher’s Description: “One of the journals most often mentioned by writers and readers - including editors of other journals, as among the nation's best.”—Boston Globe
Each issue of New England Review presents poetry, fiction, and nonfiction in a broad spectrum of viewpoints and genres, including traditional and experimental fiction, translations in poetry and prose, criticism, letters from abroad, reviews in arts and literature, and rediscoveries. Founded in 1978 and currently edited by Stephen Donadio, NER keeps its readers in touch with the imaginative adventures of a wide range of writers, with a strong commitment to presenting new voices .
Recent and forthcoming issues feature new work by Jennifer Grotz, William Logan, Matthew Olzmann, Carl Phillips, Castle Freeman Jr., Christine Sneed, and Debora Greger, plus a range of nonfiction and translations.
NER is published four times a year by Middlebury College. Managing Editor is Carolyn Kuebler; Poetry Editor is C. Dale Young.
In this issue (Vol. 34 #2): Seamus Heaney’s translation of a Roman sonnet by du Bellay, with an introductory note by Paul Muldoon; Peter Plagens reflects on a successful Bad Boy artist and what his candid memory memoir reveals; Vladmir Putin lays down the law; Ireland and Venice, in the presence and absence of empire; evocations of Elizabeth Bishop; an unofficial report from Dubai; shades of Nietzsche and Thomas Mann in Benjamin Britten’s last quartet; and What Keeps Napoleon Awake at Night.
Vol. 34 #1: New poems by Aaron Baker, Reginald Dwayne Betts, Joanne Dominique Dwyer, Tarfia Faizullah, Debora Greger, Benjamin S. Grossberg, Joshua R. Helms, James Hoch, Maria Hummel, Eric Pankey, Melissa Range, and Andres Rojas; new fiction from Michael Coffey, Kathryn Davis, Steve De Jarnatt, Lisa Van Orman Hadley, and Christine Sneed; a translation of Yves Bonnefoy by Hoyt Rogers; and nonfiction by Hilaire Belloc, Italo Calvino, Kathleen Chaplin, Joanne Jacobson, Joseph McElroy, and Ashley Hope Pérez.
Vol. 33 #3 features new fiction by Norah Charles, David Guterson, Ihab Hassan, Stephen O’Connor, Leath Tonino and Adrienne Sharp; poems by Howard Altmann, Geri Doran, Robin Ekiss, Brendan Grady, Jennifer Grotz, Margaree Little, John Poch, Mark Rudman and Jake Adam York; nonfiction by Sara Maitland, Anne Raeff, Craig Reinbold, George Santayana and Myles Weber. Plus Isabel Fargo Cole’s translation of Franz Fühmann.
last updated 10/04/2013