Poetry International

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Genres Published: 
Representative Authors: 
Sandra Alcosser, Carolyn Forche, Carol Frost, Forrest Gander, Amy Gerstler, Eamon Grennan, Edward Hirsch, Jane Hirshfield, Dorianne Laux, Osip Mandelstam, Valzhyna Mort, Gregory Orr, Alicia Ostriker, Derek Walcott, Christian Wiman, Eleanor Wilner, Matthew Zapruder
Digital, Print
Reading Periods: 
Jan 1 to Feb 1
Mar 1 to Apr 30
Jun 1 to Sep 1
Sep 1 to Dec 1
Response Time: 
Greater than 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
Contributor copies only
Issues per Year: 
1 print issue
Issue Price: 
$23 domestic, $35 international, $10 digital
Subscription Price: 
$23 domestic, $35 international, $10 digital
1,000 to 2,500

Editorial Focus

POETRY INTERNATIONAL is one of the oldest and most respected literary journals dedicated to publishing poetry from around the globe. Each issue of the print journal brings together original poems, portfolios, and translated work in English and the original language representing a rich diversity of countries and languages. PIOnline, our digital publication, offers book reviews, interviews, and a searchable archive of international poets and poems.

Tips From the Editor

Please make your entry easy to read—no illustrations, fancy fonts, or decorative borders.

Contact Information

Meagan Marshall, Managing Editor
San Diego State University
Dept of English and Comp Lit
San Diego
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Last updated: Feb 15, 2024