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Painted Bride Quarterly

Publisher: PBQ

Established: 1973

Frequency: quarterly online, one print annual per year

Circulation: 8,000-12,000

Accepts Email Submissions: No

Website URL:

Description: Online and Print literary magazine of poetry, prose and fiction

Editor(s): Marion Wrenn, Kathleen Volk Miller

Masthead URL: Click here for the masthead webpage.


Phone: 856-225-6129

Guidelines URL: Click here for writer's guidelines information.

Address: English Dept. Armitage Hall

Rutgers University-Camden
Camden, NJ 08102


Rights: First North American rights

Needs: We are always looking for fiction, and some nonfiction under 5000 words. Please read our guidelines before submitting.

Length: PLease read our guidelines.

Art/Photo Needs: We are now accepting submissions for art and photography for our website, and our print annual. Please read guidelines before submitting.

Payment: If your work is accepted for publication in our magazine, you may inquire about payment. But generally, we are nonpaying.

How to Submit: Painted Bride Quarterly accepts up to 5 poems, fiction up to 5000 words, and essays and reviews up to 3000 words, in any genre or school (occasional exceptions are made.)

All artwork: photographs, paintings, etchings, lithographs and line drawings are now accepted in black & white and color for publication on our website, and in black & white only for our print annual. If submitting art work for our website, please do so via We appreciate photoshop files (psd.), or jpgs; size 600x600.

PBQ requests that upon notification of acceptance, the work(s) be submitted on a 3.5

Response Time: Aprox. 24 weeks response time.

Tips for Writers: Please visit our website to learn more about us!

Sample Copies/Subscription Information: Please see our website:

This listing was lated updated on Nov-10-2003.

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