At Length

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Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Translation
Representative Authors: 
Elizabeth Alexander, Belle Boggs, Thanassis Cambanis, Nate Chinen, Michelle Herman, Brenda Hillman, Major Jackson, Michael Jayme-Becerra, Joanna Klink
Reading Period: 
Jun 1 to Aug 30
Response Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
No payment
Issues per Year: 
We will publish new content roughly once a month following our redesign in early 2024.

Editorial Focus

At Length has been publishing long-form writing—poetry, fiction, essays, and more—for over twenty years. Throughout its existence, At Length has offered a venue for in-depth writing that’s open to possibilities that shorter forms preclude. They publish long poems (and poetic sequences), novellas, narrative nonfiction, literary criticism, and translations from all of the above. 

Tips From the Editor

For updates about our reading period, please visit our website. There, you’ll also see that our guidelines regarding length are minimum ranges (in lieu of maximum pages).

Contact Information

Derek Mong, Coeditor in Chief and Poetry Editor
301 West Wabash Avenue
Wabash College
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Last updated: Feb 20, 2024