Arroyo Literary Review is produced by students and alumni of California State University, East Bay. ALR reflects the creative diversity found in the San Francisco Bay Area literary scene, while bringing together material from an international array of poets, writers, and artists.
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Arroyo Literary Review is a Bay Area literary magazine that reflects local and international creative diversity.
Patricia Smith, James Galvin, Tony Barnstone
We seek previously unpublished poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, personal essays, translations, and b&w art. Prose should be no longer than 4,000 words. Limit poetry submissions to 5 poems. Arroyo Literary Review requires the First North American Serial Rights for accepted manuscripts. Rights revert to the author after publication. Arroyo Literary Review does not consider online submissions. Simultaneous submissions are welcome. Our reading period begins December 1 and ends May 31.
Simultaneous submissions accepted
From 12 / 1 - 5 / 31
3 - 6 months
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