We’re excited to announce Viet Dinh as the winner of the 2016 Alice Hoffman Prize for Fiction for his short story “Lucky Dragon” which appeared in the Summer 2016 issue of Ploughshares. The $1,000 award, given by acclaimed writer and member of the Ploughshares advisory board Alice Hoffman, honors the best piece of fiction published in the journal during the
We’re excited to announce the release of our latest solo, "Girl of Few Seasons" by Rachel Kondo! Read the Solo today for $1.99.
We’re excited to announce the release of our latest solo, "The Critic" by Tim Parrish! Read it today for $2.99.
Our Emerging Writer’s Contest is now open! Submit your fiction, nonfiction, and poetry by May 15, 2017 at noon EST.
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We're excited to announce the release of our latest Solo, "The Girl Who Lied" by Uche Okonkwo! Read it today for $1.99.
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We are pleased to announce the release of our Winter 2016-17 issue! This staff-edited issue of Ploughshares features a vibrant collection of essays, poems, and short stories.
From an increase in print sales to a book about Trayvon Martin, here’s the latest literary news.