The Sewanee Review

There are presently no open calls for submissions.


We accept unsolicited submissions all months of the year except June, July, and August.

Please submit only one story or essay at a time (10,000 words or fewer) or up to six poems.

Reviews are published exclusively on our website. Please submit either a sample of your writing or a new review (1,500 words or fewer).

Our average response time is four months. If you have not heard back by that time, send us an email and we'll get back to you.

Submissions via fax or email will not be considered.  We do not accept paper submissions. We do accept simultaneous submissions.