Type Of Organization
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
Multi-genre and multi-perspective; local, regional, and international; featuring the established, the neglected, and the emerging: Cold Mountain Review aims to recapture strands of its founding vision as well as to offer new and innovating ideas about place, sustainability, writing, and art. Come join us as we create the serious mischief of cultural change. As Han-Shan bids us: "Try and make it to Cold Mountain."
Social Media Platforms Used
Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Is Your Group Affiliated With A University, Portal Or Other Agency?
If Yes, Please Name
Appalachian State University
Primary Editor/Contact Person
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, reviews, art
Recent Awards Received
R.T. Smith, Houston Baker, Aleida Rodriguez
Poems (single spaced, no more than five per reading period ), creative non-fiction, essay, and fiction pieces under 6,000 words, interviews, fine art and photography. Submittable.com submission platform.
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
Submission Guidelines URL
Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
2 - 6 weeks
Annual Readers' Choice Awards
Number Of Paid Staff
Number Of Unpaid Staff
Average Print Run
Single Copy Price
Number Of Issues Per Year
Back Issues Available
Unsolicited Manuscripts Accepted
Average Number Of Pages
Publish Print Anthology?
What Is The Staff Structure At Your Magazine/press?
Our Editor (in chief), Mark Powell, oversees the journal. The Managing Editor (me) typesets the print issue, oversees the online issue, creates marketing & development plans, and supervises graduate and intern staff.
What Advice Do You Have For First-time Submitters?
Please, before you submit, read a few issues of the journal online, and see what we're about. Our focus is fairly specific, and it's a waste of your time and ours to send us work that is not along the lines of what we publish.