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Creative Writing/Literature

Guide to creative fiction and nonfiction at SBU Libraries

Literary Journals

Literary journals are not only great sources for finding new fiction, essays, and poetry - they are also potential places for publication. Read what's new while learning the workings of literary magazine publishing. SBU Libraries have access to many titles in print and online.

You might also want to search specifically in:

the New York Times (in the US Major Dailies database)

the New York Times Book Review  (in the US Major Dailies database)

the New Yorker (via EBSCO Host. HTML version)

Podcast Interviews

Looking for interviews and conversation with authors about their work, their craft, their careers?

Use the Listen Notes search engine to find episodes of podcasts featuring a variety of authors. 

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Southampton Print Journals

The Southampton Library has current subscriptions to these literary journals and magazines in the library:

  • Bellevue Literary Review
  • Black Warrior Review
  • Conjunctions
  • Creative Nonfiction
  • Fence
  • Harvard Review
  • Notre Dame Review
  • Poets & Writers Magazine
  • A Public Space
  • Saranac Review
  • The Writer's Chronicle

McSweeney's Quarterly Concern

McSweeney's is a literary journal of shifting proportions. Each issue adopts a different format; stories can appear on a fold-out map, in multiple booklets, or on a deck of playing cards. 

The library has a number of McSweeney's issues on the shelves in Southampton.








Online Journals via SBU Libraries

Web Journals

Creative Writing Journals in Browzine