Iowa Review, The
Genres Accepted: fiction,nonfiction,poetry,review
A literary journal carrying fiction, poetry, essays, and reviews
Payment: $25 for the first page and $15 for each subsequent page of prose and poetry
The Iowa Review is published three times annually. The reading period not reserved for unsolicited manuscripts is used for reading submissions for the Iowa Review Award.
The Iowa Review is a small but stately publication, and includes a very high caliber of writing, frequently including known and established writers. Their website proclaims, though, “Discovering a new and compelling writer, one we’d never heard of before but whose writing comes through to us—that still seems the magic of our work.”
Hekman Availability: Not available
The Iowa Review accepts unsolicited manuscripts September 1-December 1.
No set guidelines as to content or length.
Allow 3 months response time.
Include a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
Mail submissions to:
The Iowa Review
308 EPB, The University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242