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The Greensboro Review

About The Greensboro Review: We publish fiction and poetry twice a year, each fall and spring. Work from the journal is consistently cited in collections honoring the finest new writing.

Contact Information:

MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro

3302 Moore Humanities and Research Administration Bldg

PO Box 26170

Greensboro, NC 27402-6170

Phone: (336) 334-5459



Submission/Subscription Information:

Simultaneous submissions: no Email submissions: no Response time: 3-4 months Payment: copies Contests: yes (see website) ISSN: 0017-4084 Founded: 1966 Issues per year: 2 Distributors: Total Circulation Services Average pages: 144 Copy price: $5 Sample price (postpaid): $5 Subscription 1 year: $10

Publisher’s description: For over forty years the MFA Writing Program at UNC Greensboro has published The Greensboro Review. MFA students serve as poetry and fiction editors of the magazine. Works from the journal are consistently cited and anthologized in Pushcart Prize, New Stories from the South, Best American Short Stories, Prize Stories: The O. Henry Awards, and other annual collections honoring the finest writing by both established and emerging talent.

We pride ourselves in publishing the best being written, regardless of theme, subject, or style, and offer an annual $500 Literary Award, with winning manuscripts appearing in the Spring issue.

Recent contributors include A. Mannette Ansay, Julianna Baggott, Stephen Dobyns, Claudia Emerson, Brendan Galvin, Jack Gilbert, Linda Gregg, Rodney Jones, Jesse Lee Kercheval, Thomas Lux, Jill McCorkle, Robert Morgan, Dale Ray Phillips, Stanley Plumly, Alan Shapiro, George Singleton, Natasha Trethewey, and Daniel Wallace.

Recent issues:

No. 95, the Spring 2014 issue, features work from Jeffrey Bean, Susan M. Gilbert-Collins, Benjamin Goldberg, Khanh Ha, Sara Henning, Kristen-Paige Madonia, Earle McCartney, Oindrila Mukherjee, Steven Pelcman, Kevin Pilkington, Nathan Slinker, Alison Sweet, Jeanette Topar, Ryan Vine, Matthew Wimberley, and J. Wienbrock.

No. 94 features work by Joseph Bathanti, Bruce Bond, J. Scott Brownlee, Clayton Adam Clark, Kevin Clouther, Lindsay D’Andrea, Geffrey Davis, Hastings Hensel, John Hoppenthaler, Patty Houston, Mary Jones, Keith Kopka, Mia Ayumi Malhotra, Doug Ramspeck, Anne Shaw, Daniel Nathan Terry, G.C. Waldrep, and Corrie Lynn White.

No. 93 features work from Heather Altfeld, Tara Bray, George David Clark, Philip Gerard, Carol Kirtz, Lara Markstein, Richard Martin, Charlotte Hilary Matthews, Lori Mosley, Annie Mountcastle, Chad Prevost, Kristin Robertson, Dominic Russ-Combs, and Charles Harper Webb.


last updated 04/14/2014