is news, information, and guides to literary magazines, independent publishers, creative writing programs, alternative periodicals, indie bookstores, writing contests, and more.



Press CTRL to select multiple choices

NewPages Big List
of Alternative Magazines

"NewPages has the most up-to-date
and reliable lists of magazines on the web."

Complete Alt Mag Listings


New & Featured Listings

    2600 The hacker quarterly

    Amerasia Journal the leading interdisciplinary journal in Asian American Studies online

    The American Interest an independent voice devoted to the broad theme of “America in the world.”  online online

    ARC Caribbean art and culture online

    ASAP Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy online

    Assay: A Journal of Nonfiction Studies online

    The Atlantic politics, business, foreign affairs, and cultural trends online

    Author featuring interviews with best-selling and first-time authors, reviews, articles online

    Autostraddle a progressively feminist online community online

    The Blackstone Review the pursuit of ideas online

    Babble for a new generation of moms online

    Bad Subjects Political Education for Everyday Life online

    Bakwa Magazine engaging in the politics of art and culture, with an emphasis on Africa and its diaspora online

    Belt Magazine independent journalism about the Rust Belt online

    Bluestockings a Brown University-based feminist-minded multimedia publication, writing from a gender-aware perspective. online

    Bookforum one of the three largest book review publications in the world online online

    Briarpatch Magazine original reporting, insight, and analysis from a grassroots perspective online

    BUST fierce, funny, and proud to be female online online

    Dollars & Sense the magazine on economic justice online online

    Dream Network containing dream-related articles, poetry, reviews and art online

    Easy Street a venue to discuss the publishing industry, to showcase work, and to share viewpoints on diverse aspects of contemporary life and culture online

    The Ecologist environmental affairs magazine online

    Edge promote inquiry into/discussion of intellectual, philosophical, artistic, and literary issues online

    The Electric Review critiques of recent book and music releases online

    Environment science and policy for sustainable development online online

    Escape into Life pushing the boundaries of visual art and literature online

    Ethical Consumer (UK) leading alternative consumer organization online online

    Extra! magazine of well-documented media criticism online online

    Feminist Formations feminists from around the world articulate research, theory, activism, teaching, and learning online

    Fifth Estate an anti-authoritarian magazine of ideas & action online online

    Film Threat film reviews, film festival coverage, exclusive filmmaker interviews, original video content online

    First Things journal of religion, culture, and public life online online

    The Flaneur an illustrated journal of global culture online

    Flatpicking Guitar dedicated to presenting all aspects of the art of flatpicking the acoustic guitar online online online

    The Freeman explores the principles underlying a free society online online

    Frontier Toronto-based publication exploring and celebrating the risks taken in the process of creating something original and worthwhile

    fRoots essential worldwide roots music guide online online

    The Hairsplitter critical reviews and essays of any and all media & events online

    Happy is a music, arts, and lifestyle magazine and blog  online online

    Herb Companion focuses on the joys of gardening and cooking with herbs online

    Herb Quarterly bringing the joy of herbs and herb gardening online

    HerbalGram American Botanical Council’s scientific quarterly journal online

    Herizons Canadian feminist magazine that delivers the inside scoop on the Canadian women's movement online online

    High Country News for people who care about the West online online

    Home Power most comprehensive technical coverage of solar, wind, and microhydro electricity online online

    An Honest Tune southern journal of jam online

    HopeDance radical solutions inspiring hope online

    The Horn Book Magazine essential for everyone who cares about children's and young adult literature online

    Hunter/Gatherer newsletter from The Wildist Institute to explain the principles and practice behind wildist conservationism online

    Imagine dedicated to providing curious young minds with the information and inspiration they need online online

    Index on Censorship repositories of original, challenging, controversial and intelligent writing on free expression issues online online

    Indian Country Today nation's leading American Indian news source online

    Information for Social Change examines issues of censorship, freedom and ethics amongst library and information workers (UK) online online

    Inroads Canadian journal of opinion online online

    International Socialist Review journal of revolutionary Marxism online

    Inthefray seeing the world through different I’s online

    Kyoto Journal perspectives from Asia online

    Lapham's Quarterly a magazine of history & ideas online

    Left History interdisciplinary journal of historical inquiry and debate online

    The Lesbian News nation's #1 magazine for Lesbians of all colors & viewpoints online online

    LILIPOH life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness online

    Lilith independent, Jewish, frankly feminist online

    Literary Review of Canada the one magazine Canadians must read to remain up to date about politics and culture online

    Living Blues America's oldest and most authoritative blues magazine online online

    LOHAS Journal focused on health, fitness, the environment, personal development, sustainable living, and social justice

    Loving More only magazine dedicated exclusively to topics involving Polyamory-multi-partner relating online

    National Parks protecting national parks for future generations online

    Native Peoples the arts, culture and lifeways of the Native peoples of the Americas online

    Nerve Love. Sex. Culture. online

    Network News publication for the National Network for Immigrant and Refugee Rights online

    The New Criterion a monthly review of the arts and intellectual life online

    The New Left Review articles, interviews, topical comments and book reviews online

    The New Republic a journal of politics and the arts online online

    New Voices written by and for Jewish college students online

    The Next American City documents and conceives realistic solutions about how to make cities better online online

    Nutrition Action Healthletter newsletter for the Center for Science in the Public Interest online

    OffBeat dedicated to New Orleans and Louisiana music and culture online

    OnEarth independent, groundbreaking environmental journalism online

    Original Plumbing trans culture & stuff online online

    Our Times Canada's independent labour magazine online

    Out Gay & Lesbian

    Pacific Affairs an international review of Asia and the Pacific online online

    Paste signs of life in music, film and culture online

    Pathfinders Travel travel magazine for people of color online online

    People's World Working-class news and opinions since 1923 online

    Places Journal A nonprofit journal of narrative journalism and public scholarship on architecture, landscape, and urbanism. online

    Planet Drum PULSE biannual newspaper on bioregional sustainability, education, culture online

    Political Science Quarterly nonpartisan journal covering government, politics and policy online

    PopMatters global culture online

    POZ chronicling the AIDS epidemic in the US and overseas

    Privacy Journal publication on the individual's right to privacy online online

    Progressive Populist believes people are more important than corporations online

    Provincetown Arts devoted to art, writing, theater online

    Public Eye navigates the complexities of the Right

    Radical History Review on the cutting edge of historical analysis online

    The Raymond Carver Review a biennial peer-reviewed, electronic journal that publishes the best critical work both from established and emerging Carver scholars around the world online

    Reason free minds and free markets online online

    Religion Watch monitoring trends in contemporary religion online

    Resurgence & Ecologist at the heart of earth, art and spirit online

    RFD open forum for new ideas, radical views and controversial issues online

    Ricepaper (Canada) devoted to showcasing Asian-Canadian artists, writers, performers and innovators online online

    RiseUp a newspaper and online magazine celebrating race and ethnicity online

    S/tick (Canada) a space for creative feminist writing and artwork online

    SAGE Magazine Expanding environmentalism online online

    SageWoman celebrating the goddess in every woman online

    Sampsonia Way celebrating literary freedom of expression online

    Satellite focuses on cities, culture and politics online

    Shakti Yogi Journal brings attention back to what we do, buy, say, and think

    Shots Magazine photography online

    Shout Out UK opening the minds of a voiceless generation online

    Sierra Magazine "Exploring, Enjoying, and Protecting the Planet" online

    Skeptic Magazine examining extraordinary claims, exploring revolutionary ideas, and promoting good science online

    Skeptical Inquirer tells what the scientific community actually knows about claims of the paranormal online online

    Social Policy reports on and analyzes contemporary movements for social change in the workplace, the community, and the world online online

    Socialism and Democracy the continuing relevance of socialist politics and vision online

    Sojourners addresses issues of faith, politics, and culture from a biblical perspective online online

    The Sovereign Newspaper of the resistance! online

    Space and Culture explores and critiques everyday life in contemporary cities, environment, new media online

    Steez publishes a broad variety of content focusing on snowboarding, skateboarding, art, music and the surrounding culture online

    Strings magazine for players of bowed stringed instruments online online

    The Sun uses words and photographs to invoke the splendor and heartache of being human online online

    Tablet daily online magazine of Jewish news, ideas, and culture online

    Tathaasu Eastern wisdom for mind, body, soul online

    Texas Observer biggest little muckraker in Texas online online

    ThinkProgress project of Center for American Progress Action Fund online

    Third World Resurgence to give a Third World perspective to the whole range of issues confronting the Third World online

    This Magazine Canadian politics, pop culture and the arts online online

    Tikkun Jewish critique of politics, culture and society online online

    The Vegetarian Journal for those interested in Vegetarian Health, Ecology, and Ethics online

    Vegetarian Times delicious recipes, expert wellness information and environmentally sound lifestyle solutions online

    Vegetarian Voice exploring compelling consumer, environmental, animal rights, and lifestyle issues online

    Vegetarians in Paradise Los Angeles vegetarian webzine online

    VegNews up-to-date information on living a compassionate and healthy lifestyle online

    Yes! invites readers to be part of a global community of change makers online

    Yoga Journal retreat for Yoga poses, classes, meditation, and life online online


We welcome any/all Feedback.