Ploughshares has published quality literature since 1971. Best known for our award-winning Ploughshares literary journal, we also publish Ploughshares Solos—digital-first long stories and essays—and a lively literary blog. Since 1989, we have been based at Emerson College in downtown Boston.
Is your group affiliated with a University, portal or other agency?
If Yes, please name
Primary editor/Contact person
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, translation
Recent Awards Received
More Pushcart Prizes than any other literary magazine, also many BASS and BAP recipients
If Yes, What Percent Of All Unsolicited MSS Are Published?
8.5 - 5.375
Average Number of Pages