Kartika Review publishes literary fiction, poetry, and essays that endeavor to expand and enhance the mainstream perception of Asian American creative writing. The journal also publishes book reviews, author interviews, and artwork relevant to the Asian Diaspora or authored by individuals of Asian descent. Kartika plans to sponsor readings, panel discussions, writing contests, and other creative activities for the Asian American community in both New York City and the Bay Area.
Downloadable e-Book versions in PDF format are always free of charge and in addition, they will publish a print anthology of the best works every three issues. The print publication will be available for purchase online or through participating bookstores.
As a quarterly journal, they release issues in March, June, September, and December. Submissions by electronic mail year-round. Sim/subs accepted.