Community of Literary Magazines and Presses
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Type of organization
Web address Social media platforms used
Facebook, Twitter, Wordpress blog, Instagram
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
Colorado Review is committed to the publication of contemporary creative writing. We are equally interested in work by both new and established writers. CR does not publish genre fiction, nor do we subscribe to a particular literary philosophy or school of poetry or fiction.
Is your group affiliated with a University, portal or other agency?
If Yes, please name
Colorado State University
Primary editor/Contact person
Editor in Chief
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, reviews, translation
Recent Awards Received
2010, 2011, 2014, 2015 NEA, selection Best Amer. Essays, Best Amer. Short Stories, Best Food Writing, and Best Travel Writing
Lori Ostlund, Patricia Foster, Nathaniel Mackey
Submissions policy Simultaneous submissions accepted
<8 >Reading period
2 - 3 months
cash, copies, subscription
Sponsors the Colorado Prize for Poetry and the Nelligan Prize for Short Fiction. See web site for contest guidelines. (
See website for details
Number of paid staff
Number of unpaid staff
How many writers did you publish in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
How many live events did you present in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?