[ LOGIN ]
Readers & Writers
Publisher Resources
About
Search Publishers

Welcome to the CLMP Directory of independent literary publishers, a digital resource and offspring of CLMP’s former annual print directory.

Browse presses, magazines, and online publishers alphabetically using the top navigation bar. Search for a specific press by entering its name or choosing a format from the dropdown menu.

 

The Spoon River Poetry Review
krhotel@ilstu.edu
  • Type of organization
    magazine
  • Web address
  • Primary editor/Contact person
    Kirstin Hotelling Zona, Editor
  • Publishes
    essays, poetry, reviews, art, translation
  • Focus
    Contemporary poetry in English and English translation; review essays on poetry and poetics.
  • Recent Awards Received
    Illinois Arts Council Literary Award
  • Representative authors
    Stuart Dybek, Beth Ann Fennelly, Alicia Ostriker
  • Simultaneous submissions accepted
    yes
  • Reading period
    From 9 / 4 - 12 / 15
  • Reporting time
    2 - 3 months
  • Author Payments
    copies, subscription
  • Contests
    Annual Editors' Prize contest; $1,000 first place, $100 two runners up. May 1st deadline. Please see web site for details. (See website for details)
  • Number of paid staff
    2
  • Number of unpaid staff
    9
  • Distributors
    Ingram, Ubiquity
  • Wholesalers
    EBSCO, Swets
  • CLMP Member?
    yes
  • How many writers did you publish in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
    0
  • How many live events did you present in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
    0
  • ISSN Number
    0738-8993
  • Total Circulation
    1,200
  • Paid Subscriptions
    750
  • Individual Price
    15
  • Insitutional Price
    18
  • Single Copy Price
    10
  • Back Issues Available
    yes
  • Ads?
    yes
  • Ad Rates
  • Unsolicited Manuscripts Accepted
    yes
  • If Yes, What Percent Of All Unsolicited MSS Are Published?
    2
  • Format
    perfect
  • Dimensions
    8 1/2 - 5 1/2
  • Average Number of Pages
    128