Genres Accepted: nonfiction
A journal of nonfiction narrative
Payment: Payment in copies
Published by the University of Nebraska Press, “River Teeth invites submissions of creative nonfiction, including narrative reportage, essays, and memoirs, as well as critical essays that examine the emerging genre and that explore the impact of nonfiction narrative on the lives of its writers, subjects, and readers.”
Issues of River Teeth may be viewed online at Project MUSE: http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/river_teeth/.
River teeth is a very high-caliber nonfiction publication. It is divided into sections: essays, memoir, literary journalism, and craft and criticism. The “river teeth” concept is also a very interesting one, introduced by David James Duncan in his book by the same name.
Read his introduction here: http://www.ashland.edu/riverteeth/introduction.htm.
Hekman Availability: Available as an e-journal
Simultaneous submissions accepted with notification.
Allow 3-6 months response time.
Submissions will not be accepted June through August.
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