Nonfiction

Epoch

Publishes serious fiction, poetry and personal essays, graphic art and occasional screenplays and cartoons. Reading period: Sept. 15-April 15. Triannual. EPOCH magazine, Cornell University, 251 Goldwin Smith Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853 607-255-3385

Published: July 23, 2013

Descant

Literary journal publishing new and established writers and artists from both Canada and around the globe. Considers original, unpublished submissions of poetry, short stories, essays, plays, interviews, musical scores, novel excerpts and visual presentations. Quarterly. Notes: No simultaneous submissions. No electronic submissions. Honorarium paid. Descant, P.O. Box 314, Station P, Toronto, ON M5S 2S8, Canada. …

Published: July 23, 2013

Conjunctions

Online journal publishes contemporary innovative fiction, essays, poetry, drama, art and interviews by new and established writers. Submit by regular mail only. Biannual. Conjunctions, Bard College, 21 E. 10th St., New York, NY 10003

Published: July 23, 2013

Cimarron Review

Features previously unpublished fiction, nonfiction, poetry and art. Submissions from the U.S. should be sent by regular mail; submissions from outside the U.S. may be emailed. Quarterly. Cimarron Review, 205 Morrill Hall, English Dept., Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078. cimarron review@okstate.edu.

Published: July 23, 2013

Booth Journal

Publishes poetry, fiction, nonfiction, comics and lists. Accepts submissions September through April. Submit by online submission manager only. Annual print journal; website updated weekly.

Published: July 23, 2013

The Antigonish Review

Features short stories, articles, essays, poetry, book reviews and translations. Considers stories from anywhere, original or translations, but encourages Atlantic Canadians and Canadian writers, and new and young writers. Does not read fiction submissions between June 1 and Sept. 30. Quarterly. Bonnie McIsaac, office manager, The Antigonish Review, St. Francis Xavier University, P.O. Box 5000, …

Published: July 23, 2013

The Christian Science Monitor

International online and weekly magazine covering a wide range of issues and events. Features articles on domestic and foreign affairs, economics, education, environment, law, media, politics, lifestyle trends, women’s rights, family issues, community, personal finance, careers, education, books, art, travel, cultural commentary, occasional poetry and more. Seeks news for its print, email and online editions. …

Published: July 23, 2013

Sun Valley Writers’ Conference

An annual gathering of readers and writers considering ideas set forth in fiction, nonfiction, journalism, poetry and filmmaking. This year’s presenters include Katherine Boo, Billy Collins and Simon Winchester.

Published: July 23, 2013

Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference

Over 200 writers attend annually, convening at the Bread Loaf Inn in Middlebury, Vt. Workshops are offered in fiction, poetry and nonfiction. Magazine editors, publicists, grant specialists and other professionals will also be in attendance to offer their feedback and expertise.

Published: July 23, 2013

Write on the Sound Writers ’ Conference

With four sessions per day and a choice of four workshops each session, attendees can build their best experience at this writing retreat. Choose from a variety of genres from memoir to business, children’s to travel. The backdrop of the Puget Sound provides for a meditative environment that inspires creativity.

Published: July 23, 2013