Winner of the 2016 Pushcart Prize
Featured by the Poetry Society of America
Best New Magazine... Prelude curates an astonishing array of talent. —Dazed Digital
Best of the Year —Entropy
Best Literary Criticism of the Year... Sharp, measured, and remarkably broad. —Flavorwire
Stellar —The Poetry Foundation, Harriet
Audacious... Impressive. —Edge Media
Prelude has already made a name for itself. —LitHub
Robert C.L. Crawford
Prelude is a journal of poetry and criticism based in New York.
We publish online each month, in addition to a yearly print issue.
Available at hundreds of bookstores in the US and internationally, or order here.
We also publish books.
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Founding Editors: Robert C.L. Crawford · Frank Guan · Stu Watson
We review submissions through Submittable.