Appalachian Heritage

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 
Pinckney Benedict, Wendell Berry, Joyce Dyer, Nikki Giovanni, bell hooks, Silas House, Fenton Johnson, Maurice Manning, Karen Salyer McElmurray, Sonja Livingston, Ann Pancake, Jayne Anne Phillips, Ron Rash, Carter Sickels, Lee Smith, Neela Vaswani, and Frank X Walker.
Formats: 
Print
Reading Period: 
Aug 15 to Dec 15
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
3-4
Payment: 
Contributor copies only
Issues per Year: 
Four
Issue Price: 
$10.00
Subscription Price: 
$30/year

Editorial Focus

In this age of information overload, Appalachian Heritage strives to be a literary sanctuary for the finest contemporary writing and visual art that we can find. Each quarterly issue showcases the work of emerging and established writers throughout Appalachia and beyond, offering readers literature that is thoughtful, innovative, and revelatory.

Appalachian Heritage considers previously unpublished fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, writing for young adults, craft essays, book reviews, and visual art.

Contact Information

Jason Howard, Editor
Berea College
CPO 2166
Berea
KY
40404
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Last updated: Feb 17, 2017