Red Mesa Review is a literary publication of UNM-Gallup. The editorial board is now accepting submissions of poetry, short fiction and essays from authors and artists of Gallup and local communities of the Four Corners region. Originated on the campus of UNM-Gallup, Red Mesa Review pays tribute to the vibrant and ever-changing community and the diverse creative expressions rooted in the beautiful multi-state region.

Deadline: March 21st, 2022

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Submission requirements:

Poetry: 1-3 poems per submission (Word Doc)
Short Fiction: (including flash fiction and short stories): 1-3 pieces per submission – 3,500 words maximum (Word Doc)
Essays: (including memoir and creative nonfiction): 1-3 pieces per submission – 3,500 words maximum (Word Doc)

Email submissions to: keristevenson@unm.edu.
Work must be sent as an attachment.

Subject Line of Email as follows:
(Red Mesa Review_Last Name_First Name)

Email must include:
Your Name/Personal Statement/Submission Category/Contact Information (email and phone number)


Red Mesa Review accepts submissions of unpublished work, including online and social publications. Simultaneous submissions are allowed, but please notify the editorial board as soon as possible upon acceptance at another publication.


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