The Oxford American Literary Project

Type Of Organization
(501) 263-0191
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
The Oxford American is a nonprofit, quarterly literary magazine dedicated to featuring the best in Southern writing while documenting the complexity and vitality of the American South.

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Is Your Group Affiliated With A University, Portal Or Other Agency?
If Yes, Please Name
University of Central Arkansas
Primary Editor/Contact Person
Eliza Borne
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Contact Email
Submissions Policy
The Oxford American welcomes fiction and nonfiction submissions, as well as proposals for articles. Proposals include submissions for Points South and feature articles. We accept submissions via Submittable. (There is a $3 processing fee for most categories.) The Oxford American does not accept submissions on paper and cannot return manuscripts sent to the office.
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
Author Payments
Year Founded
Average Print Run
20k literary issues; 40 k music
Total Circulation
36k per literary; 72k music