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Beloit Poetry Journal

They may close early per month if they hit a submission quote, these changes will not be tracked on this listing.

We seek unpublished poems or translations of poems not already available in English. We are open to a wide range of forms and styles in contemporary poetry. We are always watching for fresh voices, quickened language, and work that offers a new purchase on the political or social landscape.

Market Submission Schedule
  • Submission Window - Jun 1, 2020 thru Aug 31, 2020 (Ends 24 days from now)
  • Submission Window - Jan 1, 2021 thru Feb 28, 2021 (Begins 146 days from now)

Market Genres

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Any length

Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: No
Reprints?: No
Multiple Submissions?: Yes
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Estimated Response: 120 days

Market Response Data
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There are 12 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
109 min | 158.25 mean avg | 162 median | 166 max days
100.00% - avg 158 days (0.00% of rejections are personal)
Dead Letters:
Never Responded:

13 pending responses (25 min | 198 mean avg | 65 median | 532 max days waiting)
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Listing added: 22 January 2013

Last officially checked: 7 May 2020

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