Type Of Organization
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
Allium A Journal of Poetry & Prose publishes work that is provocative, evocative, and bold. We are about inclusion—representing the range and diversity of writers’ voices. We believe the art of writing is an exploration of a complex and evolving world. We are dedicated to promoting the finest work of fiction, nonfiction and poetry written by both recognized and emerging writers, in a variety of forms that range from traditional to experimental. We want the work we publish to embody a sense of journey and discovery.
Social Media Platforms Used
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
Is Your Group Affiliated With A University, Portal Or Other Agency?
If Yes, Please Name
Columbia College Chicago
Primary Editor/Contact Person
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, reviews, translation
Recent Awards Received
2023 Best American Poetry
Submissions are handled exclusively through Submittable. Allium A Journal of Poetry & Prose accepts simultaneous submissions, requests a maximum page length of five pages for poetry, fifteen pages for fiction and nonfiction, and does not seek previously published work.
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
Submission Guidelines URL
Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
From 11 / 15 - 02 / 15
2 - 6 months
Number Of Paid Staff
Number Of Unpaid Staff
Average Print Run
$Columbia College Chicago
Single Copy Price
Total Number Of Issues Published
Back Issues Available
Unsolicited Manuscripts Accepted
If Yes, What Percent Of All Unsolicited MSS Are Published
6 - 9
Average Number Of Pages
How Did You Arrive At Your Current Position?
Hired by the college
What Is The Staff Structure At Your Magazine/press?
Editor in Chief (rotating faculty) Steering Committee (six faculty) One MFA Editorial Assistantship Twelve Assistant Editors: Poetry Ten Assistant Editors: Prose (Fiction) Ten Assistant Editors: Prose (Nonfiction)
How Are Submissions Processed In Your Magazine/press?
Submittable and via email.
What Advice Do You Have For First-time Submitters?
Usually read past issues, however Allium has just been formed