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Amsterdam Review is an online literary magazine of poetry (including translations), flash fiction, interviews, review, essays, and visual arts which publishes works by international contributors twice a year, and is always open for submissions.


  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    3 months*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:



  • Accepts simultaneous submissions

    What's that?

    When you can submit your work to multiple magazines at the same time

  • Accepts previously published

    What's that?

    When the magazine wants to publish your previously published work. Requirements vary

  • Nominates for prizes

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

    Expedited submission: When the magazine offers a faster response time for an extra fee

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary

Nonfiction - 3000 words max

Max words: 3000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: , ,


Max pieces: 3

maximum of 3 pages each


Max words: 3000

Max pieces: 1


Max pieces: 3

poetry translations


Max pieces: 15


Max pieces: 15

We are interested in photographs that center around architecture, nature, landscapes, urban scenes, etc. Abstract photos are also accepted. If submitting photos of people it is your responsibility to hold the person/people’s permission to be photographed, as well as their model release. Do not include photographs of anyone under 18 or who has not expressly given their consent to you in written form.

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    Include a cover letter with the following information: Name (as you would like printed) Email address Third-person bio (100 words max) Author website and any social media links – optional We recommend you also attach an author photo (JPEG or PNG file, 600 x 600 pixels preferred).

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    Please submit your written content as a Microsoft Word attachment (.doc or .docx). 12-point Times New Roman is preferred. If submitting several pieces (e.g. poems), include them all in one document. For prose, add page numbers to your document.

  • Author's rights

    The owner of the work retains copyright upon publication. By submitting you agree to grant the Amsterdam Review first serial/electronic rights, as well as electronic archival rights in perpetuity. You also agree that should the work be published subsequently elsewhere (online or in print), credit to Amsterdam Review is to be given.

  • Additional info

    Active on social media Helpful: reposting other opportunities on their Twitter :)

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

56 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

38 days

Fastest response time

100 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 184 days

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​​Art carries off smoke signals of the union between self and nature on which that reality is built. We must expand our circle of empathy and develop a deeper sense of trust. ​If the world’s a house, art is the force that keeps it from collapsing on itself.





    Editor Daniel Nemo avatar

    Daniel Nemo


    Editor Pryscilla Hebel avatar

    Pryscilla Hebel

    Managing Editor