The Cincinnati Review submission guidelines and market information

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The Cincinnati Review Submission Guidelines

Submission Address

Submissions should be made online at

Submitting Your Work to The Cincinnati Review

Before submitting to The Cincinnati Review

The Market List recommends you verify the market is active and accepting submissions before sending your manuscript via regular mail. You may verify a market status by either visiting their website, calling their listed phone number, or confirming via regular mail that the market is still active before sending them your work.

To be sure your submission is appropriate for this market, we recommend you familiarize yourself with The Cincinnati Review by reading a sample issue before submitting.

If you have recently submitted to The Cincinnati Review or have experience with this market, please submit a comment below. Recent submission response times are always welcome and helpful to other writers.

From the The Cincinnati Review guidelines:

The Cincinnati Review welcomes submissions from writers at any point in their careers. We read between September 1 and January 1, with an exception: miCRo submissions are open year-round, excluding the time during which we accept contest submissions.

Each summer, we consider stories, poems, and literary nonfiction for the Robert and Adele Schiff Awards.

Submission Guidelines Details for The Cincinnati Review

Market Type: Magazine

Contact: See the submission guidelines for the appropriate editor 

Accepts: Drama, Poetry, Poetry Translation, Short Fiction, Literary Nonfiction

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Updated August 18, 2020