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Previously known as The GSU Review, we’ve been publishing new fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and art since 1975.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Top-tier stuff. Not Paris Review, but ok
  • Response time:
    3-6 months*
    Editor reported data
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    52 days*
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  • Acceptance rate:  / 
    4.65%*
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Fee$3

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

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

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

Fiction - 7500 words max

Max words: 7500

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Submission fee: $ 3

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 5

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Submission fee: $ 3

Nonfiction - 7500 words max

Max words: 7500

Max pieces: 1

Submission fee: $ 3

creative nonfiction or lyric essay

Nonfiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Submission fee: $ 3

Poetry

Max pieces: 5

Submission fee: $ 3

Review

Max words: 500

Max words: 750

Submission fee: $ 3

Micro-reviews for books of poetry, nonfiction, or fiction published in the last twelve months. Approximately 500-750 words. Push the boundaries of the traditional, evaluative book review. Accepted reviews will be published online only.

How to submit

  • Processs

    Submittable

  • Cover letter

    No cover letter advice

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    We don't have formatting requirements for this magazine

  • Author's rights

    New South only considers unpublished work and acquires first North American serial rights.

  • Additional info

    New South is produced by MFA and PhD students at Georgia State University. Current students of Georgia State University are disqualified from submitting to New South. We ask that former students wait at least 5 years before submitting work to New South.

Tracker statistics

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Total submissions tracked

52 days

Average response time

4.65%

Average acceptance rate

33 days

Fastest response time

52 days

Slowest response time

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New South is produced by MFA and PhD students at Georgia State University. Previously known as The GSU Review, we’ve been publishing new fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and art since 1975. Works first appearing in New South have been anthologized in Best American Poetry, New Stories from the South, Bes...

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Founded

1975

Country

US

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    Josh Russell

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