PLEASE NOTE THAT WE ARE NOT CURRENTLY ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS. See below for details. 

MANUSCRIPTS ARE REVIEWED FROM: AUGUST 1 THROUGH OCTOBER 15 and DECEMBER 15 THROUGH FEBRUARY 1.

Guidelines for Submissions:

Poetry: submissions should not exceed ten pages/five poems.

Fiction: submissions should not exceed twenty pages. Please submit one story per submission.

Translations: please submit both the original and the translation whenever possible.

We no longer accept submissions via mail. Please share your work with us via Submittable during the dates specified above. 

Simultaneous submissions are acceptable. Response time is generally 2-4 months.

Contributors will receive two copies of the issue in which they are published and an opportunity to purchase additional copies of that issue at half-price. We do not offer any monetary remuneration for publication.

All rights revert to the author upon publication. Work must be previously unpublished or reprints authorized by the author.

Note: Current NYU students and recent (within the last 3 years) NYU MFA graduates/affiliates are not eligible to submit to Washington Square.