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    Arts & Letters is a national literary journal at Georgia College, operating out of the MFA program in Milledgeville, Georgia. One of the premier journals of the Southeast, Arts & Letters attracts young, fresh voices as well as well established writers ... read more
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    A Poem by Galway Kinnell

    DAYBREAK On the tidal mud, just before sunset, dozens of starfishes were creeping. It was as though the mud were a sky and enormous, imperfect stars moved across it as … read more

    Meet the 2015 A&L Prizes Nonfiction Judge

    It is a privilege to have Barbara Hurd as the judge for the Arts & Letters Journal nonfiction prize this year. Barbara is the recipient of a 2002 NEA Fellowship … read more

    Meet the 2015 A&L Prizes Poetry Judge

    Get to know this year’s Arts & Letters Prizes Poetry judge: Stephen Dunn. It’s a great honor to have Stephen Dunn as this year’s poetry judge. His work has appeared … read more

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    Issue 28

    Our most recent issue, Issue 28, came out in the Spring of 2014 and featured a number of exciting new as well as established writers. Read Scott Nadelson's story "Some Macher" or Ming Holden's Creative Nonfiction piece, "Lenin." This issue is sure to not disappoint.

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    Pushcart Prize XXXVIII: Best of the Small Presses

    Writers are encouraged to read the literary journals and magazines, both to keep abreast of the contemporary literary scene and to find venues for submitting their work. There are so … read more

    Featured Archives

    From the Afterlife

    On Kirun Kapur: Kirun Kapur grew up in Hawaii and has since lived and worked in North America and South Asia. Her work has appeared in AGNI, Poetry International, FIELD, … read more

    Halo

    On Bret Lott: Bret Lott is the bestselling author of 14 books. He has served as writer-in-residence at Bar-Ilan University in Tel Aviv, spoken on Flannery O’Connor at the White … read more