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Emerging Writer’s Contest Deadline Extended to Friday, May 22

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Good news! We’ve extended the deadline of our Emerging Writer’s Contest and will be accepting submissions until Friday, May 22, at 12 noon EST. For more information and to submit, visit our website. As a reminder, the Ploughshares Emerging Writer’s Contest recognizes work by an emerging writer in each

Our Spring 2015 Transatlantic All-Poetry Issue is Now Available!

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We are excited to announce that the Spring 2015 issue of Ploughshares, guest-edited by Neil Astley, is available for purchase! For the first time in our forty-four year history, we present a transatlantic issue focused entirely on poetry. Acclaimed publisher and editor Neil Astley, founder of Bloodaxe Books, guest-edited this

New Ploughshares Solo: “The Brooks Brothers Guru” by Alix Ohlin

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We are excited to announce the publication of our most recent Ploughshares Solo, “The Brooks Brothers Guru” by Alix Ohlin! In our Ploughshares Solos series we publish longer stories and essays first in an affordable, digital format, and then collect them in our annual Ploughshares Solos Omnibus Series. For