Fall Reading Period Opens Friday (August 1)!

Our fall reading period opens Friday, August 1, and we're looking for your best fiction and poetry. Please remember that we won't be reading creative nonfiction during this reading period, and we never publish reviews of creative work. Please remember that the minnesota review has a new submission system! We will be accepting creative writing … Continue reading Fall Reading Period Opens Friday (August 1)!

[Call for Papers] Special Issue: Katrina- A Decade After

the minnesota review invites submissions for a Special Issue on “Katrina – A Decade After” to be guest edited by Gaurav Desai (English/African and African Diaspora Studies, Tulane University). Our aim is to reflect on the hurricane, the measures that could have been taken to prevent the massive devastation caused by it, and the immediate … Continue reading [Call for Papers] Special Issue: Katrina- A Decade After

Contributor Update: Sam J. Miller

Sam J. Miller's "Operation Skunk," excerpted below, first appeared in Issue 70 (2008) of the minnesota review. Since its publication, Miller has also released Horror After 9/11 (2011), a critical anthology co-edited with Aviva Briefel, along with pieces in The Rumpus, Slice Magazine, Arts and Letters, Strange Horizons, and Electric Velocipede. Miller also has work … Continue reading Contributor Update: Sam J. Miller

[From the Archives] The Wiggle Room of Theory: An Interview with Samuel Delany

"The Wiggle Room of Theory: An Interview with Samuel Delany," excerpted below, first appeared in issue 65-66 (2006) of the minnesota review. This interview was conducted in writing between September 19 and October 4, 2005 by Josh Lukin, a Lecturer in English at Temple University. You can read the full interview via our online archive, … Continue reading [From the Archives] The Wiggle Room of Theory: An Interview with Samuel Delany

Spring Reading Period Closes April 1!

Our spring reading period closes Tuesday, April 1, so be sure to send us your best poetry and fiction! Please remember that we won't be reading creative nonfiction during this reading period, and we never publish reviews of creative work. We will be accepting creative writing submissions via our new online submission system. Critical authors … Continue reading Spring Reading Period Closes April 1!

[Call for Papers] Special Issue: Katrina- A Decade After

the minnesota review invites submissions for a Special Issue on “Katrina – A Decade After” to be guest edited by Gaurav Desai (English/African and African Diaspora Studies, Tulane University). Our aim is to reflect on the hurricane, the measures that could have been taken to prevent the massive devastation caused by it, and the immediate … Continue reading [Call for Papers] Special Issue: Katrina- A Decade After

Pushcart Prize Nominee: Erin Pringle-Toungate

the minnesota review is pleased to feature each of our nominees for the 2013 Pushcart Prize in recent weeks.  This week we are excited to bring you an excerpt from Erin Pringle-Toungate's "How the Sun Burns Among Hills of Rock and Pebble," which wraps up our 2013 nominees. Congratulations to all our Pushcart Prize nominees! … Continue reading Pushcart Prize Nominee: Erin Pringle-Toungate

Interview with Stevie Edwards of Muzzle Magazine, Part 2 of 2

Part two of an interview with Stevie Edwards of Muzzle Magazine. How do you think Muzzle is conversation with, situated against, or challenges prevailing aesthetics in publishing right now? While there certainly is no national shortage of online and print poetry journals, small presses focused upon poetry, and poetry readings, there does seem to be … Continue reading Interview with Stevie Edwards of Muzzle Magazine, Part 2 of 2