Penn Review

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"Founded in 1966, The Penn Review is the premier literary magazine at the University of Pennsylvania."


Poetry rejections

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Dear full-name,

Thank you for the opportunity to review your work. Unfortunately, these submissions weren't right for us at this time, but we're grateful to have had the chance to read them and we wish you all the best of luck placing them elsewhere.

We regret that, due to the quantity of submissions we receive, we're no longer able to offer editorial feedback, but we appreciate your interest in The Penn Review and hope that you'll keep us in mind in the future.

Best wishes, The Penn Review Editorial Board


Prose rejections

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Dear Writer,

Thank you for the opportunity to review “Title.” Unfortunately, it wasn’t right for us at this time, but we’re grateful to have had the chance to read it and we wish you all the best of luck placing it elsewhere.

Best wishes, The Penn Review Editorial Board

Higher Tier

Dear Author,

Thank you for the opportunity to review your work. Unfortunately, this piece wasn't right for us at this time, but we're grateful to have had the chance to read it and we admired the strong writing and evocative imagery contained within lines such as 'xxx.'

We wish you all the best of luck placing this piece elsewhere, but we appreciate your interest in The Penn Review and hope that you’ll keep us in mind in the future.

Best wishes, The Penn Review Editorial Board