Media Kit

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View or download a PDF of the 2017 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. 


2017 Editorial Overview

Jan-Feb:   Neustadt Prizewinner Dubravka Ugrešić
Mar-Apr:  Dystopian Visions
May-Aug: Native Writing of the Americas
Sept-Oct:  New Diasporas
Nov-Dec:  TBA


Print Rates

Full page (vertical): $500
Cover (inside front): $700
Cover (inside back): $700
Back cover: $1000
Half page (inside cover, horizontal): $350
Half page (interior, vertical): $350


Web Ad Sizes and Rates

Box (300 x 250 px): $250/month
Small Banner (300 x 75 px): $75/month

Email Newsletter (300 x 250 px): $250/newsletter
Email Newsletter (600 x 80 px): $250/newsletter



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 2017 11/15/2016 11/25/2016 1/1/2017
March 2017 1/15/2017 1/25/2017 3/1/2017
May-August Summer Issue 2017 3/15/2017 3/25/2017 5/1/2017
September 2017 7/15/2017 7/25/2017 9/1/2017
November 2017 9/15/2017 9/25/2017 11/1/2017


Print Ad Sizes

Full page (vertical): 7.5 x 9.875 inches
Half page (horizontal): 7.5 x 4.75 inches
Half page (vertical): 4 x 9.875 inches
Back cover: 8.5 x 10.875 inches (plus bleed 8.75 x 11.125 inches) 



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