NEWS

AWP and Issue 40.2!

Heading to Seattle for AWP The editors of Black Warrior Review are delighted to be a continued presence at AWP's Annual Conference and Bookfair.  Though the Pacific Northwest is known for rain as well as good literature, BWR hopes to see you, our fantastic community...

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Poetry, Nonfiction, and Art Submissions Now open!

Happy Holidays dear readers! We are excited to announce that our poetry and nonfiction genres are now open for submission. We are seeking poetry that engages with the unfamiliar and jarring; that articulates and provokes our starkest emotions; and nonfiction  that...

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Support Black Warrior Review!

Black Warrior Review is celebrating our 40th anniversary by inviting you to join us for CATSBY!, our 2013 Auction, to be held November 6th at 7:30pm in the Martini Room of Glory Bound Gyro Co. (2325 University Blvd  Tuscaloosa, AL 35401). The...

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9th Annual Contest Results!

BWR is pleased to announce the winners of our 9th Annual Contest in Prose, Poetry, and Nonfiction. Each winner will receive $1000.00 prize and publication in issue 40.2 of BWR (forthcoming this spring). Mari Christmas was selected as the fiction winner for her story,...

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General Submissions Will Close on October 1st!

The editors of BWR will be reading all 3 genres–Poetry, Prose, and Nonfiction–until October 1, 2013. Submissions of art and comics will remain open all year. Submissions are only accepted through our online submission manager which may be found...

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Thank you for 40 years of BWR!

Black Warrior Review is excited to celebrate its 40th anniversary with our readers. Semiannually since 1974, the staff of BWR has produced issues of innovative poetry and prose. The journal has changed over time and has grown, ever in flux, ever an object of art and...

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Only A Month Left to Enter!

Put a pot of coffee on the stove, turn your phone's ringer off, and plug in that laptop: there is only one month left to send your best poetry, fiction, and nonfiction to our ninth-annual contest! All entries must be submitted by September 1, and all entrants will...

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