TSR: The Southampton Review


TSR publishes work from established authors and newcomers, but only the best of the best. Please submit only once per reading period, and in only one category at a time. Internet submission is preferred. For hard copy submissions, our mailing address is:

Editor, TSR: The Southampton Review
The MFA Program in Writing and Literature
Stony Brook Southampton
239 Montauk Highway
Southampton, New York 11968

We urge all of those who submit work to read copies of The Southampton Review in order to have a better idea of our editorial range. The Southampton Review is published twice each year. Annual subscriptions are $35. Please contact the department for subscription information, or PURCHASE THE SOUTHAMPTON REVIEW.

Fiction: We accept short stories and novel excerpts. No longer than 7,500 words.

Poetry: No more than five poems per submission, please.

Nonfiction: Our pages feature memoirs, personal essays and craft lectures. No longer than 7,500 words.

Plays and Screenplays: A style guide for drama submissions is available on our website.

We publish a wide variety of art, including fine art, photography, cartoons and illustrations. Artwork should conform to the following specifications: Raster based images (photos/scans) must be 300dpi at 7" wide at least (larger is OK). All files should be in CMYK color mode.

Your cover letter should include your name, telephone number, address and email address.

Regarding usage and spelling, consult The New York Times Manual of Style and UsageMerriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, 11th editionWebster’s Third New International Dictionary.

The Southampton Review retains the right to reproduce the work in TSR’s electronic, print and website publications, and, in the original format, as part of an anthology or compilation. We also retain the right to authorize third parties to reprint TSR materials in databases, or to reproduce the work.

Deadlines: There are two reading periods each year. We are open for submissions from September 1 to December 1 and from February 1 to May 1.

We are grateful to you for your interest in and support of The Southampton Review. Subscription and donation information is available on our website.

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