• 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

    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

    Summer Journal Sale

    Here at the A&L office, we’re taking part in spring cleaning a little bit late. We want to get journals off our dusty shelves and into your hands…and also clear … read more

    Drama Prize Winner Announced!

    Congratulations to Matthew Minnicino, winner of the 2016 Arts & Letters Prize for Drama for “Funny Voices, or a Thing I Cannot Name.” Judge Iona Holder Sun noted that the … read more

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  • 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.

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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

    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

    Carol Frost, 2016 Poetry Prize Judge

    On Carol Frost: Carol Frost’s latest collection was published in 2014 by Tupelo Press (Entwined – Three Lyric Sequences). In 2010, The Florida Book Awards gave her their gold medal … read more