Washington Square Review, a journal of new fiction, poetry, translations, and interviews, is published biannually by the students and faculty of the NYU Graduate Creative Writing Program.
We're proud to announce that Amy Hempel's story "The Chicane," which originally appeared in Washington Square Review #37, has been selected for Best American Short Stories 2017, guest edited by Meg Wolitzer. Buy the issue by clicking here and selecting #37.
PAST issues include work by:
Kaveh Akbar, John Ashbery, Zeina Hashem Beck, Joshua Beckman, Marie-Helene Bertino, Charles Bock, Anne Carson, Martha Collins, Courtney Craggett, Mahmoud Darwish, Lydia Davis, E. L. Doctorow, Nguyen Do, Timothy Donnelly, Stephen Dunn, Thomas Sayers Ellis, Ross Gay, Eamon Grennan, Terrance Hayes, Amy Hempel, Edward Hirsch, Catherine Lacey, Phillis Levin, Todd Hasak-Lowy, Etgar Keret, David Kirby, Yusef Komunyakaa, Ben Lerner, Colum McCann, Shane McCrae, Jeffrey McDaniel, Joe Meno, Paul Muldoon, Carol Muske-Dukes, Eileen Myles, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, Howard Norman, Naomi Shihab Nye, Meghan O'Rourke, Tommy Pico, D. A. Powell, Brian Morton, Anne Marie Rooney, Charles Simic, Ruth Stone, Nguyen Trai, Deb Olin Unferth, Cesar Vallejo, G. C. Waldrep, Elizabeth Willis, John Yau, Javier Zamora, Rachel Zucker, and many more.
EDITOR-IN-CHIEF: Joanna Yas
EXECUTIVE EDITORS: Matthew Rohrer & Darin Strauss
MANAGING EDITOR: Lindsey Skillen
ASSISTANT MANAGING EDITOR: Katie Bockino
FICTION EDITOR: Bruna Dantas Lobato
ASSISTANT FICTION EDITOR: Alyssa diPierro
POETRY EDITORS: Jessica Marion Modi & Ama Codjoe
ASSISTANT POETRY EDITOR: Maggie Millner
INTERVIEWS EDITOR: Jess Pand
ASSISTANT INTERVIEWS EDITORS: Colin Dekeersgieter & Crystal Powell
WEB EDITORS: Alisha Kaplan & Alexandria Hall
ASSISTANT WEB EDITORS: Hannah Gilham & Nadra Mabrouk
COPY EDITORS: Mallory Imler Powell & Holly Mitchell
READERS: Albert Alla, Amir Ahmadi Arian, Laura Cresté, Dario Diofebi, Chelsea Keane, Emma Kruse, Francisco Márquez, Maddie Mori, AJ Ogundimu, Ryan Ouimet, Michael Sarinsky, Francine Shahabaz, T. J. Smith, Leigh Sugar, Megan Swenson, Eleanor Wright
Before contacting us about submissions, please review our submission guidelines. If you still have questions, our editors would be happy to assist you via email.
Reach the editors at
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