Print literary magazines available for checkout, located in Current Periodicals section on Main Level, alphabetically by title:
Beloit Poetry Journal: Coming soon in print. Also available electronically (see below).
Bomb: Contains in-depth interviews between artists working across genre and media. Also available electronically(see below).
BWR/Black Warrior Review: Oldest continuously-run literary journal produced by grad students, publishing fiction, nonfiction, poetry, comics, and art.
Conjunctions: Publishes innovative fiction, poetry, criticism, drama, art and interviews by both emerging and established writers.
Creative Nonfiction: Contains short stories, essays, prose, interviews with writers and editors, pieces on creative nonfiction, etc.
DRAFT: the Journal of Process: Stories, first drafts, interviews with authors. Interested in techniques, approaches, and "everything that goes into crafting a great piece of creative writing."
Granta: Showcases "the world's best writers on to one aspect of the way we live now."
Ninth Letter: From U. Illinois Urbana-Champagin. Work published in Ninth Letter frequently selected for awards (Pushcart Prize, Best American Nonrequired Reading, etc.).
Poetry: Poetry, commentary news notes, and lists of recently published books published by the Modern Poetry Association.
Rattle: Poetry and interviews with contemporary poets.
River Teeth: Journal of nonfiction narrative: creative nonfiction, narrative reportage, essays and memoir, and critical essays.
Seneca Review: Innovative poetry & lyric essays. Also features poetry in translation.
Yellow Medicine Review: Stories, essays, poems, scholarly articles, reviews, short plays, novel excepts, letters, and more related to Indigenous Literature, Art, and Thought.
Available electronically through library databases:
Bomb: Delivers the artist's voice through in-depth interviews between artists working across genre and media -- collaborations that reveal their ideas, concerns, and creative processes through carefully developed dialogue -- now and for posterity. 1981- present (3 year delay) here.
Beloit Poetry Journal: Includes work from new writers, publishes reviews, & includes occasional chapbooks. 2003-present here.
Fourth Genre: Publishes personal essays, memoirs, literary journalism, and personal criticism. 1999-present here.