Submission Guidelines

Next Issue Call for Submissions

Interview and Critical Essay Submission Deadline:
August 31 (for the next year's issue).

Fiction Submission Period:
Jan. 1 through Feb. 15

Doris Betts Fiction Prize competition guidelines
Poetry Submission Period:
March 15 through May 1

James Applewhite Poetry Prize competition guidelines

Creative Nonfiction Submission Period: June 15 through Aug. 1
Alex Albright Creative Nonfiction Prize competition guidelines

Questions about submissions, contact:

the Editor

See FAQ section below for general submission questions.

NCLR's submission process is entirely online. Click on the SUBMIT ONLINE tab above for directions in using NCLR Submittable.

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Submission Guidelines

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