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Read all the editors' answers to Duotrope's interview question: What other current publications (or publishers) do you admire most? Learn more.

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

A: We are immense fans of American Poetry Review, Thrush Journal, Brooklyn Rail, Rising Phoenix Review, Greensboro Review, The Kenyon Review, The Massachusetts Review, and The New Yorker, just to name a few.

A: While there are a number of magazines that have inspired us, these are the ones we most frequently go back to: Strange Horizons, S-F Magazine, Daily Star Books, Slant Magazine, Mithila Review, Star*Line, Sticky Rice Magazine, New Gothic Review, and COEVAL Magazine.

A: The publications that operate in this region of the literary world exist only because of the contributions of the writers who support them. For that reason, I don’t admire any publications. Instead, my admiration is for the writers whose works collectively support our efforts to publish.

A: TOWER magazine, Clarkesworld, Let Her Be Evil, and Archive of the Odd!

A: Wigleaf, -ette, Moon City Review, Booth, Boudin, Ghost Parachute, Bending Genres, 7x7 LA

Lynn Mundell, Founder, Editor of Centaur, 02 May 2024

A: There are so many brilliant and beautiful publications. I'm particularly drawn to those with diverse, curious, wondrous offerings. Some that quickly come to mind include Emergence Magazine, Aeon, Geez, Thrush, The Hopper, Sheila-Na-Gig, Kosmos, About Place Journal, Deep Times, Tinderbox, Gyroscope Review, MacGuffin, Thimble, Waging Nonviolence, Presence, and Gratefulness.

A: We love other literary-forward journals like Muumuu House, Adroit Journal, Granta, Hobart, Wigleaf, Guernica, Forever Magazine

A: Many. Of Gods and Globes. Clarkesworld. Poets.com. The New Yorker. Space and Time. The Missouri Review. The New Haven Review. the Joplin Toad. Reading both the Showbear Family Circus archive (on the About page) as well as my own books THE GREENWOOD POET and INCONVENIENCES RIGHTLY CONSIDERED will give you an idea of my personal interests.

A: I like Weird Tales, Mythaxis, Dark Horses, and any publication that bridges horror with other genres.

A: The Courtship of Winds, Crab Creek Review, Frigg, Poetry South

A: New Directions
Blaze Vox
Spuyten Duyvil
City Lights

A: Fence, The New Yorker, Reed Magazine, ALTA