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Gettysburg Review

Literary Magazine





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A triannual literary journal, in publication since 1988.

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  • Vibe:Very fancy very impressive very not fast
  • Response time:
    3-8 months*
    Editor reported data
    324 days*
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  • Acceptance rate:  / 
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Pays$30 per page

Find more details in the Genres section


Find more details in the Genres section

  • 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

    From the editors

    yes, copies + subscription

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

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

Fiction - 10000 words max

Max words: 2000

Max words: 10000

Sub Genres: Literary

Submission fee: $ 3

Payment: $ 30 per page

Aesthetically, we are open to most styles and approaches. We do not publish genre fiction—mystery, crime, science fiction, fantasy—but are certainly not opposed to considering work that self-consciously employs the tropes of such writing to language- and character-driven ends.

Nonfiction - 10000 words max

Max words: 10000

Submission fee: $ 3

Payment: $ 30 per page

Short stories, but we welcome flash, novellas, and novel excerpts.


Max pieces: 5

Submission fee: $ 3

Payment: $

Any length or aesthetic bent.


Max pieces: 20

Submission fee: $ 3

Payment: $

Visual artists interested in submitting should send a selection of at least eight to twenty images with a cover letter offering an introduction to themselves and their work.

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    This magazine does not list any details on their website for this section.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    This magazine does not list any details on their website for this section.

  • Author's rights

    This magazine does not list any details on their website for this section.

  • Additional info

    Payment is upon publication: $3.00 per line for poetry, with a maximum of $300.00 for an individual poem, and $30.00 per printed page for prose. Published authors also receive a copy of the issue containing their work and a one-year subscription.

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

324 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

88 days

Fastest response time

839 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 665464 days

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    Deadline: May 31, 2024


The Gettysburg Review, published by Gettysburg College, is recognized as one of the country’s premier literary journals. Since its debut in 1988, work by such luminaries as E. L. Doctorow, Rita Dove, James Tate, Joyce Carol Oates, Richard Wilbur, and Donald Hall has appeared alongside that of emergi...

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    Editor Mark Drew avatar

    Mark Drew


    Editor Lauren Hohle avatar

    Lauren Hohle

    Managing Editor