Thursday, January 30, 2014

Paterson Literary Review Launches New Website

Founded in 1979 by Maria Mazziotti Gillan, the Paterson Literary Review (PLR) began as a mimeographed publication and, in the more than three decades since, it has become one of the most well-respected resources for poetry in the country.

The journal has published many poets, including Allen Ginsberg, William Stafford, Ruth Stone, Sonia Sanchez, Laura Boss, Marge Piercy, David Ray, and Diane di Prima.

PLR launched a new website this month at

The new site has information about how to submit your work, the Allen Ginsberg Poetry Awards, and readings related to the journal.

The site will feature work from the current issue including poetry, fiction and prose.

There is also information on how to purchase the current and back issues of the journal.