Superstition Review is the online literary magazine published by Arizona State University twice yearly in May and December.
We welcome submissions of art, fiction, nonfiction, and poetry during our two reading periods in January and August.
Do not send previously published work (either online or print). Upon submission to Superstition Review you agree that your work is original, unpublished, and that you are the author. If accepted, Superstition Review acquires First North American Serial Rights and First Electronic Rights. All rights revert to the writer after publication. Contributors agree to credit Superstition Review (with no "The" in the title) if the work is subsequently reproduced online or in print. We require a high quality, professional headshot.
Simultaneous submissions are permitted, but please alert Superstition Review to a piece's potential publication elsewhere. To withdraw one part of a submission please add a note in Submittable so that the information is instantly available to all editors. We will not process emailed withdrawal requests. We will not accept withdrawn and revised work during any given reading period.
We do not accept submissions from ASU undergrads.
We feature Guest Posts and Authors Talks on our blog.
These are short essays, videos, or audio recordings that examine current literary topics and trends. Please review these categories before submitting:
We do not publish poetry or short stories on our blog.
Submit up to 5 digital images. Put all images in one submission. Include a 100-word bio highlighting professional achievements. If your work is accepted we will require a high quality, professional headshot. Upon submission to Superstition Review you agree that your work is original and that you are the author or artist.
One story of up to 4000 words double-spaced may be submitted by an author per publishing period.
One essay of up to 4000 double-spaced words may be submitted by an author per publishing period.
Up to 5 poems may be submitted by an author per publishing period.