Editor Interview: Matador Review

Q: Describe what you publish in 25 characters or less.

A: Provocative, tilts heads

Q: What other current publications (or publishers) do you admire most?

A: Bat City Review, Blunderbuss Magazine, ZYZZYVA

Q: What sets your publication apart from others that publish similar material?

A: Unique web design, exclusive interviews, evolving at the speed of light

Q: What is the best advice you can give people who are considering submitting work to your publication?

A: Read prior issues, send us your strongest, follow the guidelines

Q: If you publish writing, how much of a piece do you read before making the decision to reject it?

A: Almost always, we read everything.

Q: What is a day in the life of an editor like for you?

A: Read, nod head, sip on some tea, scan the Twitter, nod some more

Q: How important do you feel it is for publishers to embrace modern technologies?

A: Digital is accessible and affordable, for the publisher and the audience.

Q: How much do you edit an accepted piece prior to publication?

A: We always do copy edits, rarely do stylistic edits.