Next Issue Call for Submissions

Interview and Critical Essay Submission Deadline:
August 31

Fiction Submission Period:
Jan. 1 through Feb. 15

James Applewhite Poetry Prize competition guidelines

Poetry Submission Period:
March 15 through May 1

Alex Albright Creative Nonfiction Prize competition guidelines

Creative Nonfiction Submission Period: June 15 through Aug. 1

Questions about submissions, contact:

the Editor
See FAQ section for general submission questions.

NCLR's submission process is entirely online. Go to the online submissions page to get started.

James Applewhite Poetry Prize

First Prize $250 and publication in nclr

Finalists will also be considered for publication in NCLR and NCLR Online.

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