Poets & Writers Magazine
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For more than twenty years, Poets & Writers Magazine has been a trusted companion to writers who take their vocation seriously. Within its pages, our readers find provocative essays on the literary life, practical guidance for getting published and pursuing writing careers, in-depth profiles of poets, fiction writers, and writers of creative nonfiction, and conversation among fellow professionals.
Our annual MFA issue features an interview with novelist Téa Obreht; ten recent MFA program graduates on the realities of applying to, choosing, and attending a writing program; our third-annual roundup of the best debut nonfiction; a survey of the academic job market; an in-depth Q&A with Little, Brown senior editor Ben George; a look at the future of Barnes & Noble; Christina Baker Kline and Lisa Gornick on historical fiction; Shelly Oria on writings from the #MeToo movement; writing prompts; contest deadlines; and more.