Paterson Literary Review

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Formats: 
Print
Reading Period: 
Dec 14 - Mar 15
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
No
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
No
Issues per Year: 
one
Issue Price: 
$13
Circulation: 
Less than 1,000
Tips From the Editor: 

Poems: under 2 pages, high quality, any style; Art: black & white, line drawings, woodcuts, lithographs 8 1/2" x 11" or smaller; Photographs: 8 1/2" x 11", black & white glossies Short stories: under 1,500 words, high quality, no formula stories. PLR is printed and distributed once a year. A complimentary copy is sent to each PLR contributor. Please do not send more than five poems or one story at a time and be sure to include S.A.S.E. with your work. Work sent without an S.A.S.E. will not be considered for publication.

Contact Information
Maria Gillan, Editor
Passaic County Community College
One College Boulevard
Paterson,
New Jersey
07505

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Last updated: May 28, 2014

Current Issue

Cover Story 

Our Independent Publishing Issue features an in-depth interview with Graywolf Press editor Jeff Shotts; a look at the successful partnerships of eleven small-press authors and their editors; a profile of indie essayist Charles D'Ambrosio; Donald Hall recalls a golden age of American poetry; best-selling author Miranda Beverly-Whittemore on the rewards of self-promotion; advice for self-published authors; a conversation with Guernica publisher Lisa Lucas; and much more.

Finding Gems in Lost & Found

by Rebecca Bates

News and Trends

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

The Center for Humanities at the CUNY Graduate Center in New York City is making the ephemeral more tangible through its Lost & Found chapbook series.

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Let's Just Do This: Eleven Small-Press Authors and their Publishing Partners

by Kevin Larimer

Special Section

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

Eleven small-press authors and their publishing partners discuss the independent approach—and all the passion, commitment, and love that comes with it—to bringing books into the world.

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Agents & Editors: Jeff Shotts

by Michael Szczerban

Special Section

Posted 10.15.14

November/December 2014

Graywolf Press executive editor Jeff Shotts discusses the power of patience in publishing, editing as an act of empathy, and why it’s an exciting time to be a poet.

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