Cash Bar, MLA Convention

the minnesota review invites you to join us at the MLA Convention in Boston, January 3-6!  We have arranged a Cash Bar for Saturday, January 5 from 7:00-8:15 pm in Fairfax B of the Sheraton Hotel (session #654).  For more information, please refer to the conference program, available here.  We hope to see you there!


Issue 79 out October 19!

We're happy to announce that Issue 79 will be available this Friday, October 19! Issue 79 features work from the following authors: Barrett Bowlin Victoria Chang Susanna Childress Robert Cording Sarah Johnson W. Todd Kaneko Keith Leonard Maxim Loskutoff Jamaal May Dzvinia Orlowsky Paisley Rekdal Christa Romanosky Austen Rosenfeld Natasha Sajé Margot Schilpp B.T. Shaw Nicomedes Suárez Araúz … Continue reading Issue 79 out October 19!

Fall Reading Period Opens Tomorrow (8/1)

Our fall reading period opens tomorrow, 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. More about our submission guidelines is available here. We are only able to accept submissions through our online … Continue reading Fall Reading Period Opens Tomorrow (8/1)

Books Received (Cultural and Literary Criticism)

the minnesota review welcomes proposals for review essays on these and other recent books in cultural and literary theory. We do not publish reviews of fiction or poetry. For reviews, we much prefer overviews to reports on specific books. For examples, check the review-essays in our current and past issues. Andrade, Susan Z. 2011. The Nation Writ … Continue reading Books Received (Cultural and Literary Criticism)

Reading Period Now Open!

In case you missed the handy-dandy update on the left side of the page (or if you're reading this blog through an RSS feed), our reading period for creative writing is now open! You can submit your work for review by our editors at our submission site (  You will need to create a user … Continue reading Reading Period Now Open!