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Northern Appalachia Review

Literary Magazine


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A publication that seeks to represent writers from, living in, or writing about Northern Appalachia

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  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    1 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 - 7500 words max

Max words: 1001

Max words: 7500

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Sub Genres: Literary

Nonfiction - 7500 words max

Max words: 1

Max words: 7500

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us


Min pieces: 1

Max pieces: 5


Max words: 1

Max words: 500

Max pieces: 1

on book-length works of poetry, fiction or nonfiction by authors from the region or authors whose writing is about, represents or engages with the experience of living in northern Appalachia


Max words: 1

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 1

with or feature articles on authors from the region

How to submit

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  • Cover letter

    No cover letter advice

  • Eligibility

    Creators from a specific location / ethnic group

  • Formatting

    We don't have formatting requirements for this magazine

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

  • Additional info

    The Northern Appalachia Review seeks to convey the character of the people and places of northern Appalachia by publishing literature that best represents the region as both distinct from and part of greater Appalachia. we seek to publish writers whose work contributes to establishing a voice and literary identity for northern Appalachia, exemplifies the region and its nuanced culture, and/or furthers the ever-evolving definition of Appalachia as a whole At this time, we do not accept academic submissions in fields such as anthropology, art, cultural studies, environmental studies, geology and so forth, and we do not accept photographs or illustrations Please notify us if your work has been accepted elsewhere. Upon publication, the Northern Appalachia Review offers each contributor one free e-version and a 50% discount on one print version of the Review. Submissions open annually April 1st - June 15th

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

45 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

41 days

Fastest response time

52 days

Slowest response time

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    Editor PJ Piccirillo avatar

    PJ Piccirillo


    Editor Carrie Hohmann Campbell avatar

    Carrie Hohmann Campbell


    Editor William Scott Hanna avatar

    William Scott Hanna


    Editor Virginia Rafferty avatar

    Virginia Rafferty