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  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 223, October 2017

"Are You Mine and No One Else's?" by Danny Lorberbaum

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 16, November 2017 online

Radar Poetry presents the 4th annual Coniston Prize issue, featuring our winner, Emily Viggiano Saland, selected by Dorothea Lasky. Also find this year's finalists: Katie Bickham, Chelsea Dingman, Jacqueline He, Nicole Rollender, and Emily Van Kley, their poems paired with artwork by Cole Caswell, Sonja Dahl, Jovencio de la Paz, Karine Léger, Jovi Schnell, Ashley Valmere, and Jin Zhu.

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 3, November 2017 online

This issue of Riggwelter contains poetry, short fiction, visual art and experimental media by: Ruth Aylett, Charlotte Begg, Gershon Ben-Avraham, Pat Berryhill, Benjamin Brindise, Louisa Campbell, Seth Crook, Violet Dahl, David Dobson, Howie Good, Sheila Hamilton, Ceinwen Haydon, Jonathan Humble, Rudy Koshar, Sharon Larkin, Paige Leland, Maggie Mackay, and more.

“Rear-view Mirror”

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 40 Number 3, 2017


Featuring a review of Guidebook to Relative Strangers; poetry by Elizabeth Ehrlich, Kindall Fredricks, Heather Hutcheson, Sharon Kunde, Sarah Lilius, Julia Lisella, Christina Lloyd, Caroline Plasket, Mariana Sierra, Daryl Sznyter, Magdelawit M. Tesfaye, Cammy Thomas, Shubha Venugopal; nonfiction by Katrina Hays; art by Sooo-z Mastropietro; and fiction by KB Carle.

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date October 2017 online

The October issue of Bull & Cross includes three excellent stories from Brianna Fenty, Mark Blickley, and the remarkable Cate McGowan. Grab a hot apple cider and spend some your lunch break with a prisoner, a widow, and a classroom full of dead frogs!

"The Fossil Record"

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 45 Number 1, Fall 2017
Founded in 1975 by Evalyn Pierpoint GIll and dedicated to her idea that "the world will be a better place as we cross language barriers to hear the voice of the poet in different countries," International Poetry Review features poems from contemporary writers in all languages. In this special double issue: 30 poets in 14 languages and a selection of essays contextualizing the poets' work.
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Volume 48 Number 3, Autumn 2017
  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 8, Fall 2017 online

Issue 8 features short fiction by Donna Miscolta, Joe Wilkins, and Shawn Vestal; nonfiction by Kristen Millares Young; and poetry by Kathleen Flenniken, Jasleena Grewal, and E.A. Greenwell. Also find an interview with poet Jane Wong (OVERPOUR, Action Books), and an interview with rapper Ishmael Butler of groups Shabazz Palaces and Digable Planets.

New at Thin Air Magazine: Gas Station features hybrid work. Our first publication is currently up, a lovingly captivating video essay by Margaret Emma Brandl.

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Number 36, September 2017


  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Fall 2017 online

Featuring exclusive writing and art from 31 countries, including a New Voices in French Literature Special Feature showcase.

  • Volume/Number/Issue/Date Issue 2, October 2017 online

The 2nd issue of Figure 1 is online. Featuring urgent and beautiful poems by Anderson Peguero II, Joshua Burton, Asiya Wadud, Khairani Barokka, Emelie Griffin, Melody S. Gee, Christine Hamm, Emma Aylor, Christine Scanlon, Engram Wilkinson, Rajiv Mohabir, and Elizabeth Kate Switaj.


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