The Ocean State Review is a prominent and visible yearly print journal, and includes the work of nationally and internationally recognized writers. We’ve recently published writing by Charles Bernstein, Rosmarie Waldrop, Keith Waldrop, Ron Padgett, Tomaz Salamun, Nina Cassian, Dacia Maraini, Donald Revell, Patricia Smith, Tim O’Brien, Cole Swensen, Tiphanie Yanique, Robin Hemley, Amina Gautier, Timothy Liu, and others.

The OSR staff reads from November through April, and welcomes unsolicited submissions. For more information about guidelines and the link to our online submissions check our Submissions page.

Vol. 7, No. 1 2017 

This issue includes poetry by Eric Pankey, Sheila McMullin, Katharine Coles, Rajiv Mohabir, Miguel Murphy, Sally Ball, Kyle Minor, Brian Henry, Lesley Wheeler and more. Fiction by Joanna Scott, Jennifer Haigh, Philip Graham and others. Nonfiction by Gerda Saunders, Alexandra Chasin and others. Amazing art by Marta Nijhuis, Jacob Cullers and others, as well as an interviews with Kenny Fries, Marta Nijhuis and Mauro Carbone .

For More information about Creative Writing and Scholarship at The University of Rhode Island, please find us here.