Send 3-5 poems in one file.
We only accept submissions through our online submission manager. Work sent by any other means will not be read.
Average response time is 1-6 months.
Simultaneous submissions are fine. No previously published work.
Payment is $25, plus one contributor’s copy.
We assume the right to publish accepted poems on our website (as well as in the print issue).
All rights revert back to the author upon publication.
Submissions will be accepted from August 15 to November 30, 2016.
Submit 48-64 pages of poetry, including a list of acknowledgments. Your name and contact information should not appear anywhere within the manuscript.
A $25 entry fee must be paid at the time of submission.
Each entrant will receive a copy of one Burnside Review Press title.
Poems may have appeared in journals and chapbooks but not in a full-length, single-author collection.
Simultaneous submissions are fine, but please let us know immediately if your manuscript has been accepted elsewhere.
manuscripts will be read blindly by the Burnside Review Press editors.
At least ten finalists will be sent to the judge. The editors may select an additional title from the submission pool for publication.
Winner of the Burnside Review Press Book Award will receive $1,000, plus ten copies of the book.
We only accept submissions through Submishmash, our online submission manager. Work sent by any other means will not be read.
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