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Ninth Letter will be accepting submissions of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry for a special online edition centered around community, to be published at ninthletter.com in Winter 2018. Submissions will be open from September 1 to November 5. For more info, check out our web edition guidelines.

Dream Game, Memory's Palazzo

The Sun Yat-sen International Writers Residency Special Edition

edited and with an introduction by Katherine Scott Nelson

featuring poetry, essays, and stories by Ravi Shankar, Fan Dai, Larissa Boehning, Rúnar Vignisson, and more

Featured Writer: Beth Ann Fennelly

 

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Volume 14, no. 1 - Spring/Summer 2017


Featuring new work from Phong Nguyen, Lo Kwa Mei-en, Tommye Blount, Jacques J. Rancourt, Chelsea Dingman, and more! 

Submit to our print edition

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2017 Literary Awards


 

Winners Announced!

Congratulations to winning authors Ellyn Gaydos, Erin Rodoni, and Cady Vishniac, and thanks to our judges Rachel Cantor, Lo Kwa Mei-en, and Kathleen Rooney! See our Contest Winners page for more details about the winning works, which will appear in our Fall/Winter 2017-18 edition.

Featured Writer: Fátima Policarpo

 

Current Web Edition


 Summer 2017

Featuring new work by Alexandra Barylski, Xandria Phillips, Kirk Schlueter, Brandon Thurman, Mariam Williams, Kate Osana Simonian, and more!

  

 

Submit to our Winter 2018 Web Edition 

 

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