River Styx

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Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 
Leslie Pietrzyk, Molly Peacock, Lawrence Raab, Joshua Mehigan, Dorianne Laux, Amit Majmudar, A.E. Stallings, Reginald Dwayne Betts, Alison Pelegrin, Francesca Bell, Rodney Jones, Lucinda Roy, Robert Wrigley, Albert Goldbarth, William Greenway, Hailey Leithauser, Debra Marquart, George Singleton, and more.
Reading Period: 
Jun 1 to Nov 30
Temporarily closed to submissions
Response Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Number of Debut Authors per Issue: 
Issues per Year: 
Issue Price: 
$5 (back issue) // $11 (current issue)
Subscription Price: 
$20 (1 year) // $35 (2 years) // $50 (3 years)
1,000 to 2,500

Editorial Focus

As a multicultural magazine of poetry, prose and art, River Styx publishes works of both new and established artists significant for their originality, energy and deft of craft. The high quality of its form and content have made it a leader among literary magazines for more than 40 years. We publish poetry, short fiction, essays, drawings, and photographs. If your work is the best that it can be and you deem it fits with the established style and content of our magazine, please send it to River Styx.

Contact Information

Christina Chady, Managing Editor
3139A South Grand Blvd.
Suite 203
Saint Louis
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Last updated: Dec 07, 2022