New Issues Poetry & Prose submission guidelines and market information

Market Details

Recent Articles

  • Fake Reviews and Why They...
    Fake book reviews are rampant on Amazon. They can make it difficult to determine the quality of a book without reading the "Look Inside" or purchasing the complete book only to find out the entire story falls off the page after the first chapter.
  • Why Libraries Rarely Buy ...
    Let's start with the librarians since they're the ones in control – or so it seems at least. The reality is that the patrons of the library are in control, almost entirely. If patrons started asking for self-published works en masse, libraries ...
  • Top 12 Crippling Mistakes...
    Top 12 Mistakes of the New Self-Published Author. Some may think these are shortcuts, but they will undermine your career and cast doubt on your professionalism every single time.
  • Why Hiring a Book Editor ...
    Learn why self-editing will only get you so far and why a professional editor is essential for Self-Published authors. Providing an editor was the role of publishing houses, but now that authors can do direct to consumer, it falls on them to find and hire...  more
  • Book Review - The Last Po...
    I knew just a few pages into the first chapter that I was going to give this gem 5 stars. It has everything I like in a book. It is unassuming but self-assured, well crafted but without artifice, engaging but not easy. It gets categorized as science fi...

Featured Title

New Issues Poetry & Prose


New Issues Poetry & Prose Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Western Michigan University
1903 W. Michigan Ave.
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5463

Phone: (269)387-8185

Fax: (269)387-2562

Submitting Your Work to New Issues Poetry & Prose

Before submitting to New Issues Poetry & Prose

The Market List recommends you verify the market is active and accepting submissions before sending your manuscript via regular mail. You may verify a market status by either visiting their website, calling their listed phone number, or comfirming via regular mail that the market is still active before sending them your work. To be sure your submission is appropriate for this market, we recommend you familiarize yourself with New Issues Poetry & Prose by reading a sample issue before submitting.


If you have recently submitted to New Issues Poetry & Prose or have experience with this market, please submit a comment below. Recent submission response times are always welcome and helpful to other writers.

From the New Issues Poetry & Prose guidelines:

New Issues Poetry & Prose offers two contests annually. The Green Rose Prize is awarded to an author who has previously published at least one full-length book of poems. The New Issues Poetry Prize, an award for a first book of poems, is chosen by a guest judge.

New Issues does not read manuscripts outside our contests.

Submission Guidelines Details for New Issues Poetry & Prose

Market Type:Small Press


Accepts: Literary, Poetry, Poetry in translation

Simultaneous Submissions: Yes

Web Address:

Click here for complete guidelines