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On The Seawall: A Community Gallery for New Writing & Commentary
  • Type of organization
  • Phone
    (617) 312-2888
  • Web address
  • Social media platforms used
    Twitter, Facebook, Instagram
  • Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
    On The Seawall is a community gallery for new writing and commentary during a time of emergency. (There always is, and there always has been, an emergency.) Our emphases, genre-wise, are poetry, creative nonfiction/essays, literature in translation, short fiction, photo essays, and art-and-text. Our commentary covers titles in poetry, innovative and timely fiction and prose, literary and cultural nonfiction, and the arts.
  • Is your group affiliated with a University, portal or other agency?
  • Primary editor/Contact person
    Ron Slate
  • Contact title
    hoist and editor
  • Submissions policy
    New writing: Send 4-6 poems and creative prose of up to 5000 words to ronslate@comcast.net. Reviews: pitch to ronslate@comcast.net.
  • Accepts unsolicited submissions?
  • CLMP Member?
  • Number of Issues per Year
  • Average Page Views per Month
  • Average Unique Visitors per Month
  • If rolling content, how often is content updated?
    new content semi-weekly (Mon/Thurs)
  • Publish Print Anthology?

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