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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
  • News and Updates

    Get your Copy of Issue 34!

    Issue 34 just arrived, and we’re excited to show it to you! This issue features the Unclassifiable winner, Emily Wolahan, as well as a couple of finalists from the contest. … read more

    Last Day to Submit to the A&L Prize Competition

    The 19th Annual Arts & Letters Prize Competition will come to a close tonight at midnight. We are excited to review all of the great work you have sent us … read more

    Interview with Micah Dean Hicks, Past Fiction Prize Winner

    Our managing editor, Abbie Lahmers, interviewed Micah Dean Hicks, last year’s winner of the Arts & Letters Fiction Prize. His winning story, “The Deer,” can be read in Issue 33. … read more

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    Issue 33

    The Arts & Letters Spring Issue is now available for purchase! This issue features some genre-bending work along with the Unclassifiable contest winner. It is also a slightly longer issue to fit all the great poetry we received. 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.

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  • 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

    Poetry from Paige Sullivan

    On Paige Sullivan: Paige Sullivan earned her MFA at Georgia State University, where she also served on the staffs of Five Points and New South. In addition to publishing book … read more

    Poetry from Richard Garcia, 2017 Poetry Prize Judge

    On Richard Garcia: Richard Garcia won the 2016 Press 53 award for his book, Porridge, which was published in March of 2016. His book, The Other Odyssey, from Dream Horse … read more

    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