• About Our Journal

    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
  • News and Updates

    Congratulations to Our Past Contributor!

    Congratulations to Lina María Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas on receiving a 2016 Writer’s Award from the Rona Jaffe Foundation! Her essay, “BOG-MIA-CID,” appears in Issue 30 of Arts & Letters from Spring … read more

    Unclassifiable Contest Winner and Finalists Announced!

    We are excited to announce the winner of the second annual Unclassifiable Contest, judged by Michael Martone! Congratulations to Emily Wolahan with her winning Unclassifiable piece, “The Direct Account of … read more

    Regular Submissions Open Today!

    We are now reading for regular submissions in fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, and flash fiction! Check out our guidelines here and send us your best work through Submittable. If you’re looking … read more

    More News
  • Current Issue

    Issue 32

    Arts & Letters Spring Issue is now available for purchase! This issue features lots of flash fiction as well as work by Melvin Adams, the 2015 Unclassifiables Contest winner. There's something in this issue for everyone!

    You are able to buy this issue or get the digital version through our secure online system. You can also order a yearly subscription.

    More Details
  • Arts & Letters Reviews

    Greensboro Review, Number 98, Fall 2015

    UNC-Greensboro’s Greensboro Review, I like the looks of it. Cover is nice, unfussy; a tough, no-nonsense cardboard render with contributors stenciled on the front. Reminds me of a pamphlet the … read more

    Review of Station Eleven

    If Cormac McCarthy‘s The Road met television’s The Walking Dead, you’d have Emily St. John Mandel’s Station Eleven—minus the grisly cannibalism and zombies. With the recent popularity of post-apocalyptic writing … read more

    Southern Poetry Review, Volume 52, Issue 1

    One of the oldest literary journals in the country, Southern Poetry Review has been publishing since 1958. There is much to be excited about in their latest issue, Volume 52, … read more

    Featured Archives

    Creative Nonfiction from Lina María Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas

    On Lina María Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas: Lina María Ferreira Cabeza-Vanegas recently received a 2016 Writer’s Award from the Rona Jaffe Foundation. Her nonfiction book, Don’t Come Back, which will include the … read more

    Stoning the Porcupine: Unclassifiables Winner

    On Melvin Adams: Melvin Adams is a retired scientist and technical manager. His poetry and prose have been published in a number of journals and have won several awards. He … read more

    Flash Fiction from María Isabel Alvarez

    On María Isabel Alvarez: María Isabel Alvarez is an MFA Candidate in fiction at Arizona State University. She was born in Guatemala City, Guatemala where most of her fiction takes … read more