The Brooklyn Review is looking for innovative new poetry, fiction, performance texts, and visual art, as well as experimental work that falls somewhere in between. We are particularly interested in featuring traditionally marginalized voices and perspectives.
All submissions will be considered for both our site and print issues.
Please submit only one work per reading period in any given genre, and please, only original, previously unpublished works. Simultaneous submissions are welcome, but please let us know if your work is accepted elsewhere.
Submissions are open between September 1 and November 30.
We accept: Fiction: up to 7,000 words.
Poetry: up to 5 poems. (Please format and submit in a single document.)
Performance texts: up to 5,000 words.
Experimental work: up to 5,000 words.
Art: Photography, drawings, paintings, comics, multimedia, and digital art. Up to 5 jpegs, pdfs, etc.
We do not accept print submissions or submissions by email. Please submit via our Submittable page: