Milkweed Editions

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 
Kira Henehan, David Rhodes, Bill Holm, Paul Gruchow, Natasha Friend, Janisse Ray, Ken Kalfus, Larry Watson, Alex Lemon.
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 to Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
3 to 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes

Editorial Focus

Milkweed Editions is one of the nation's leading independent, nonprofit literary publishers, releasing twelve to twenty new books each year in the genres of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. In addition, we are one of two nonprofit presses that publish children’s literature.

Tips From the Editor

Please do familiarize yourself with our list. Please don't expect a response right away--we are overburdened with submissions and it takes a while to consider them all.

Contact Information

1011 Washington Avenue South
Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55408
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Last updated: Feb 17, 2017