Dogwood: A Journal of Poetry and Prose

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 
Dogwood has published poets such as Elton Glaser, Allison Joseph, Virgil Suarez, and Joshua Mehigan, and fiction writers such as Eric Gabriel Lehman, Nalini Jones, Tom Hazuka, and Gina Ochsner.
Formats: 
E-publication, Print
Reading Period: 
Aug 1 to Oct 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: 
2-3
Payment: 
Contributor copies only
Issues per Year: 
1
Issue Price: 
$10
Subscription Price: 
$10
Circulation: 
Less than 1,000

Editorial Focus

Now in its thirteenth year, Dogwood seeks work that connects directly with readers. Judges for the competition have included former U.S. Poet Laureate Robert Pinsky, NEA Chairman Dana Gioia, and Oprah book club author A. Manette Ansay. Work from Dogwood has been selected for The Pushcart Prize Anthology and has been featured on Verse Daily.

Tips From the Editor

We have published many first-time authors. Please remember to follow the guidelines for online submissions and content guidelines.

Contact Information

Carol Ann Davis, Editor
Fairfield University
1073 N. Benson Road
Fairfield
CT
06824
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Last updated: Feb 17, 2017