Seneca Review Books

Genres Published: 
Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Representative Authors: 
Erica Trabold, Jessica Lind Peterson, John D'Agata, Jenny Boully, Deborah Tall
Book Types: 
Novella, Short story collections, Essay collections, Novel, Memoir, Poetry collections
Reading Period: 
Jun 1 to Aug 1
Response Time: 
Greater than 6 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Titles per Year: 
1 to 5
Small Press Distribution

Editorial Focus

Seneca Review Books publishes one book every other year through the biennial Deborah Tall Lyric Essay Book Prize. The press accepts submissions during odd-numbered years.

Tips From the Editor

Cross-genre and hybrid work, verse forms, text and image, connected or related pieces, and “beyond category” projects are all within the ambit of the contest.

Contact Information

Geoffrey Babbitt, Editor
300 Pulteney Street
Demarest Hall 101
Geneva, NY 14456
Contact E-mail: 
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Last updated: Feb 26, 2024