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The Massachusetts Review - Poetry (Go to Fiction)

We seek a balance between established writers and promising new ones. We're interested in material of variety and vitality relevant to the intellectual and aesthetic questions of our time. We aspire to have a broad appeal; our commitment, in part regional, is not provincial.?? "Inspired pages are not written to fill space, but for inevitable utterance; and to such our Journal is freely and solicitously open." —Ralph Waldo Emerson

This market charges fees to submit.

Market Submission Schedule
  • General Submission Window - Oct 1, 2021 thru Apr 30, 2022 (Ends 193 days from now)
  • Limited Demographic Submission Window: authors who are Black, Indigenous, or People of Color - May 1, 2022 thru Sep 30, 2022 (Begins 193 days from now)

Market Genres

Market Types, Lengths & Pay Scale
Any length

Market Submission Types
Electronic Submissions?: Yes
Postal Submissions?: Yes
Reprints?: No
Multiple Submissions?: Yes
Simultaneous Submissions?: Yes
Estimated Response: 180 days

Market Response Data
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There are 4 completed reports in the past 12 months.
Averages and Boundaries:
Min: 52 | Average: 52.00 | Median: 52 | Max: 52
100.00% - avg 52 days (100.00% of rejections are personal)
Dead Letters:
Never Responded:

5 pending responses (100 min | 100 average | 100 median | 100 max days waiting)
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Listing added: 16 April 2019

Last officially checked: 25 September 2021

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