The Beloit Poetry Journal is a quarterly magazine of contemporary poetry.

Beloit Poetry Journal



Beloit Poetry Journal Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

P.O. Box 151
Farmington ME 04938

Phone: (207) 778-0020

Editor: John Rosenwald and Lee Sharkey, Editors

Submitting Your Work to Beloit Poetry Journal

Before submitting to Beloit Poetry Journal

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 Beloit Poetry Journal by reading a sample issue before submitting.


If you have recently submitted to Beloit Poetry Journal 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 Beloit Poetry Journal guidelines:

We seek only unpublished poems or translations of poems not already available in English.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 new poets, quickened language, and poems that offer a new purchase on the political or social landscape.

We read year-round, do not charge reading fees of any kind, and are conscientious about responding to manuscripts promptly. In return, we ask that you honor our policy of not considering simultaneous submissions.

Submission Guidelines Details for Beloit Poetry Journal

Market Type: Magazine


Accepts: Poetry

Simultaneous Submissions: No

Reprints: No

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