Media Kit

The WLT 2014 Media Kit

View or download a PDF of our Media Kit.



Ready to make an ad reservation? Email your reservation to Terri Stubblefield ([email protected]) and include the issue date, ad size, and any special requirements. You may also fax your reservation to 405.325.7495.


2014 Editorial Overview

Jan-Feb:   NSK Neustadt Prize Laureate Naomi Shihab Nye/Classics Revisited
Mar-Apr:  Maaza Mengiste/International Humor Writing
May-Aug: Andrés Neuman/Translation/Eco-Literature
Sept-Oct:  NSK Prize Retrospective/Native Literature
Nov-Dec:  Central European Literature (1989-2014)


Print Rates

Full page (vertical): $500
Half page (horizontal): $350
One-third page (vertical): $500
Cover (inside back): $700
Cover (inside front): $700
Back cover: $1000


Web Ad Sizes and Rates

Box (300x250px): $70/month or $10 CPM
Small Banner (300x75px): $40/month or $6 CPM



5% discount for prepaid ads
10% discount for 2 consecutive ads booked at the same time
15% discount for 3 consecutive ads booked at the same time
15% agency discount


Issue Reservations Due Materials Due Publication Date
January 2014 11/15/2013 11/25/2013 01/01/2014
March 2014 01/15/2014 01/25/2014 03/01/2014
May/July Double Issue 2014 03/15/2014 03/25/2014 06/01/2014


September 2014 07/15/2014 07/25/2014 09/01/2014
November 2014 09/15/2014 09/25/2014 11/01/2014

Print Ad Sizes

Full page (vertical): 7.5 x 9.875 inches
Half page (horizontal): 7.5 x 4.75 inches
One-third page (vertical): 3.25 x 9.875 inches
Back cover: 8.5 x 10.875 inches (plus bleed 8.75" x 11.125") 



Print ads can be emailed to WLT’s art director, Merleyn Bell ([email protected]) or sent via CD to:

ATTN: Advertising
World Literature Today
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Web ads should be emailed to WLT's digital media editor, Jen Rickard Blair ([email protected]).


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