The Fiddlehead was first established in 1945. For over 70 years it has continually upheld its mandate to publish accomplished poetry, short fiction, and Canadian literature reviews; to discover and promote new writing talent; to represent the Atlantic region's lively cultural and literary diversity; and to place the best of new and established Canadian writing in an international context.
Is your group affiliated with a University, portal or other agency?
If Yes, please name
University of New Brunswick
Primary editor/Contact person
fiction, poetry, reviews, nonfiction
Good writing in English from all over the world, always looking for freshness and surprise.
Recent Awards Received
Stories in Journey Prize Anthologies (2014, 2015), Best Canadian Stories (2016); poems in Best Canadian Poetry in English.
Kathy Page, John Barton, Rachel Rose
No electronic/emailed submissions. For replies need SASE with sufficient Canadian postage, IRC, etc. (See website for details)
If Yes, What Percent Of All Unsolicited MSS Are Published?
9 - 6.5
Average Number of Pages