Type Of Organization
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
Washington Square Review is an award-winning literary journal publishing new fiction, poetry, and translations, as well as interviews with prominent authors. It is published biannually by the NYU Graduate Creative Writing Program.
Social Media Platforms Used
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
Is Your Group Affiliated With A University, Portal Or Other Agency?
If Yes, Please Name
NYU Creative Writing Program
Primary Editor/Contact Person
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry
Recent Awards Received
Best American Short Stories, Best Nonrequired Reading, Pushcart Prize, CLMP Firecracker Award Finalist
Hanif Abdurraquib, Amy Hempel, Ada Limòn
Submission periods: August 1 through October 15 and December 15 through February 1. Poetry: submissions should not exceed ten pages/five poems. Fiction: submissions should not exceed twenty pages. Please submit one story per submission.Translations: please submit both the original and the translation whenever possible.Simultaneous submissions are acceptable. Response time is generally 2-4 months.
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
Submission Guidelines URL
Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
3 - 6 months
None at this time.
Number Of Paid Staff
Number Of Unpaid Staff
Single Copy Price
Total Number Of Issues Published
Back Issues Available
Unsolicited Manuscripts Accepted
If Yes, What Percent Of All Unsolicited MSS Are Published
7.25 - 10
Average Number Of Pages