Plath Profiles

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Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction, Translation
Representative Authors: 
Julia Gordon-Bramer; Carl Rollyson; Heather Clark; Vivian O’Shaughnessy; Dorka Tamás; Julie Goodspeed-Chadwick; William Buckley; Gail Crowther; Catherine Rankovic; Elena Ciobanu; Dianne Hunter; Peter K. Steinberg; Amanda Golden; Kim Bridgford; Karen Kukil; David Trinidad; Susan E. Schwartz
Online, Digital
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Jul 1
Response Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
No payment
Issues per Year: 
Issue Price: 
Subscription Price: 
Greater than 10,000

Editorial Focus

Plath Profiles is an interdisciplinary journal that welcomes the submission of scholarly articles, visual poetry, creative writing, art, book reviews, memoir, pedagogy, student research, and other works on or inspired by Sylvia Plath.

Tips From the Editor

Articles should have a maximum of 7000 words. Creative work has a maximum of 5 pages for prose and 7 pages for poetry. No exceptions. All articles must be submitted electronically via the Scholarworks/OJS website. No submissions via email will be reviewed. Please save in Microsoft Word, single-spaced 12 point type, .25 indents, no tabs, no unnecessary hard returns, name and title on every page. Articles must be fully referenced using MLA or CMS and cited with full and accurate notes. References must be from verifiable academic sources.

Contact Information

Eric Shoemaker, Editor
Plath Profiles
Indiana University
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Last updated: Oct 20, 2022