We will open for submissions of poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction from 9/15/2022 to 11/15/2022. 

Our Creative Nonfiction Prize and Milton Kessler Memorial Poetry Prize submissions will also be open 9/15-11/15. 

Please consult our online issues or purchase an issue of Harpur Palate to see what sorts of submissions our editors like. Please note that, except for cover art and our undergraduate contests, we cannot accept submissions from authors currently affiliated with Binghamton University, nor from authors who have graduated Binghamton University within the past five years.

CREATIVE NONFICTION: a single work of narrative nonfiction (1,000-5,500 words) or up to three flash CNF pieces (max. 1,000 words each) per author

FICTION: a single story (1,000-4,500 words) or up to three flash fiction pieces (max. 1,000 words each) per author

POETRY: up to five poems, totaling no more than fifteen pages

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This is NOT a submission category. If you'd like to submit your work, please chose the appropriate category below during our reading period.

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. Our current issue is available through our subscription category.

Back issues are $8 per copy. The extra $1 included here is for Submittable fees. Please specify in the cover letter box which issue you'd like, where you'd like it sent, and to whom it should be addressed.
*Please note that issues 11.2 and 13.1 are no longer available*

Thank you for your interest in Harpur Palate! As always, thank you for your support and we hope to read work from you soon.
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