Hello Undergraduate Writers,
It’s been a while so there’s a lot to get to.
First, there was a delay in the publication process for last year’s issue, so we have decided to release a special double issue of The Allgheny Review this academic year that will include everything accepted from last year’s submissions, as well as some additional writing and interviews with writers Jim May and Angela Palm.
Second, we’d like to announce last year’s prizewinners.
Poetry: Anna Goodsen, “Anacuisis”
Prose: Rachel Krumenacker, “The High Place Phenomenon”
The judges were Nikole Brown and Jessica Jacobs in poetry and Catherine Chung for prose. Congratulations to the winners, and thanks to everyone who submitted.
Finally, submissions for next year’s volume ARE NOW OPEN. Please click on the Submissions tab above.
Thanks for writing,
The Allegheny Review is pleased to announce the judges for this year’s issue!
In poetry, Nickole Brown and Jessica Jacobs will be co-judging. Nickole Brown is the author of Fanny Says and a novel-in-poems, Sister. Jessica Jacobs is the author of Pelvis with Distance, a biography-in-poems of the artist Georgia O’Keeffe.
In prose, Catherine Chung will be judging. Catherine Chung is the author of the novel Forgotten Country, and the recipient of a 2014 National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship as well as an Honorable Mention for the 2013 PEN/Hemingway Award.
We would like to thank our judges, and we wish our contributors the best of luck.
Full bios for this year’s judges and information regarding award submissions can be found on our submissions page.
Greetings, undergraduate writers. You may now submit your poetry, fiction, and non-fiction for the 2016 edition of The Allegheny Review. Send your work in PDF format through the link in our Submissions section to be considered for publication in our undergraduate literary magazine.
Best of luck, writers.
The Allegheny Review staff
Undergraduate writers, we will continue to accept submissions until February 28th for this year’s issue of The Allegheny Review. Send us your best poetry, fiction, and non-fiction in a PDF through the link available in our Submissions section and be considered for publication in our quality undergraduate magazine. Updates to follow regarding submission guidelines for cover art.
Best of luck! The Allegheny Review Staff
We are now accepting submissions for our 2o15 edition. Feel free to submit any nonfiction, fiction, or poetry for consideration (preferably in a Word document for formatting purposes). Refer to the submissions area of our website for information regarding criteria for award and regular submissions
For this most recent edition of the Allegheny Review, award submissions will be reviewed by Eduardo C. Corral (poetry) and Harrison Candelaria Fletcher (prose).
Poetry: Eduardo C. Corral
Eduardo C. Corral is the author of Slow Lightning, which was selected by Carl Phillips as the 2011 winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets competition. He has been the recipient of a Whiting Writers’ Award and a National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship, and his work has been honored with a “Discover” The Nation Award and residencies at Yaddo and the MacDowell Colony. He holds degrees from Arizona State University and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop.
Prose: Harrison Candelaria Fletcher
Harrison Candelaria Fletcher is the author of Decanso for My Father: Fragments of a Life, winner of a Colorado Book Award, Independent Book Publisher Award Bronze Medal and International Book Award for Best New Nonfiction. He teaches in the Virginia Commonwealth University M.F.A. Program.
Enter your submission for the awards here.
We are pleased to announce the prizewinners for the 2014 issue of the Allegheny Review:
Poetry: Emily Pittinos, “Benzie County, Michigan”
Prose: Ben Sandman, “Midway”
Congratulations to the winners, and many thanks to everyone who was kind enough to submit last year. As of now, we are in the process of preparing for our next round of submissions which will open from August 15th to December 15th of this year.
Be sure to remember that we are currently accepting digital submissions only via the submissions tab of this site. Further details and submissions guidelines can be found under the submissions tab as well.
In addition to this, we will be accepting submissions for cover art for the upcoming issue over the course of the year. Feel free to submit any potential cover art to firstname.lastname@example.org, preferably as a workable pdf, or png file.
Once again we thank all of you for your contributions; the high caliber undergraduate work that makes this publication possible. Keep at it, writers, and we’ll do the same.
Calling all undergraduate writers, we are currently sending out one last call for submissions for Vol. 32 of The Allegheny Review. Please take advantage of this excellent opportunity to be published in a quality undergraduate magazine. We all need to get our start somewhere, so why not start with us. We will be accepting submissions until December 15th, so send us your best! Updates to come in the following months on the design of this issue, as well as submission guidelines for cover art.
This year’s judges for the Allegheny Review Literary Awards have been announced:
Prose: Harrison Candelaria Fletcher
Harrison Candelaria Fletcher is the author of Descanso for My Father: Fragments of a Life, winner of a Colorado Book Award, Independent Book Publisher Award Bronze Medal and International Book Award for Best New Nonfiction. He teaches in the Virginia Commonwealth University MFA Program.
Poetry: Eduardo C. Corral
Corral is the author of “Slow Lightning,” which was selected by Carl Phillips as the 2011 winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets competition. He has been the recipient of a Whiting Writers’ Award and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, and his work has been honored with a “Discover”/The Nation Award and residencies at Yaddo and the MacDowell Colony.
He holds degrees from Arizona State University and the Iowa Writer’s Workshop.
Copies of Vol. 31 are on their way to your doors, and submissions are now open for Vol. 32 of The Allegheny Review! Visit our submissions page for specific guidelines.
Thank you to everyone who submitted to Volume 31 of The Allegheny Review. We are currently in the reading process and we hope to notify everyone within a couple months. Thanks again!