The Paris Review

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

General Submission Guidelines

The Paris Review accepts unsolicited submissions of prose in March and September and unsolicited submissions of poetry in January, April, July, and October.

We will accept unsolicited submissions of poetry via Submittable from April 1, 2023, until we reach capacity. 

We are also accepting hard-copy poetry submissions for the month of April. Submissions postmarked after April 30, 2023, will not be processed. Please send any hard-copy submissions to the following address, including a brief cover letter and a self-addressed and stamped envelope (SASE):

Poetry Editor

The Paris Review

544 West 27th Street, Floor 3 

New York, NY 10001

All submissions must be in English and previously unpublished. Translations are welcome and should be accompanied by a copy of the original. Simultaneous submissions are allowed, as long as we are notified immediately if the manuscript is accepted for publication elsewhere. Please submit no more than six poems at a time and please do not submit more than twice in a calendar year.

We suggest to all who plan to submit that they read the most recent issues of The Paris Review to acquaint themselves with material the magazine has published. Subscriptions are available here.

We will reopen for prose submissions in September 2023.

The Paris Review