Best New Poets

Has already made a 2018 nomination:

32 Poems - 2018-03-12 17:45:07

Atticus Review - 2018-03-08 20:23:44

The Believer - 2018-03-11 00:19:16

Birmingham Poetry Review - 2018-03-05 08:11:39

The Bitter Oleander - 2018-03-08 19:17:48

Blood Orange Review - 2018-03-05 12:15:17

Brick - 2018-03-05 14:13:59

Carve Magazine - 2018-03-15 09:18:34

Chatham University - MFA in Creative Writing - 2018-03-06 08:21:43

Copper Nickel - 2018-03-03 09:56:02

Crab Fat Magazine - 2018-03-06 16:03:07

Crab Orchard Review - 2018-03-02 11:44:25

Creighton University - MFA in Creative Writing - 2018-03-05 08:19:57

Florida International University - MFA in Creative Writing - 2018-03-02 18:43:17

Free State Review - 2018-03-05 05:00:48

Glass: A Journal of Poetry - 2018-03-06 06:36:26

Hamilton Arts & Letters - 2018-03-07 12:26:08

Johns Hopkins - The Writing Seminars - 2018-03-05 14:10:59

McNeese State University - MFA Program - 2018-03-04 11:19:16

Memorious: A Journal of New Verse & Fiction - 2018-03-05 15:01:45

Minnesota State University Mankato - Creative Writing Program - 2018-03-04 11:48:32

Monmouth University - Creative Writing - 2018-03-02 13:41:11

Mount Saint Mary's University - MFA in Creative Writing - 2018-03-03 20:09:28

Muzzle Magazine - 2018-03-16 14:45:28

The Nashville Review - 2018-03-05 15:12:19

New School - Writing Program - 2018-03-05 10:43:58

New York University - Creative Writing Program - 2018-03-02 13:40:23

North Carolina State - MFA in Creative Writing - 2018-03-03 07:48:56

The Ohio State University - MFA Program in Creative Writing - 2018-03-02 15:43:21

Pembroke Magazine - 2018-03-12 09:43:29

Ploughshares - 2018-02-22 12:08:42

Puerto del Sol - 2018-03-13 10:22:08

UMass Boston - MFA Program in Creative Writing - 2018-03-02 12:32:35

University of British Columbia - Creative Writing Program - 2018-03-12 20:57:55

University of Connecticut - Creative Writing Program - 2018-03-06 09:26:34

University of Idaho - MFA in Creative Writing - 2018-03-04 11:19:21

University of Illinois at Chicago - Program for Writers - 2018-03-09 15:25:13

University of Kansas - Graduate Creative Writing Program - 2018-03-13 08:34:32

University of Michigan - Helen Zell Writers' Program - 2018-03-05 09:27:31

University of Missouri - Creative Writing Program - 2018-03-02 19:29:58

upstreet - 2018-03-07 06:10:39

Virginia Tech - MFA in Creative Writing Program - 2018-03-02 13:14:46

Virginia Quarterly Review - 2018-03-02 12:45:07

Washington Square Review - 2018-03-13 08:37:40

Western Michigan University - Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing - 2018-03-07 09:36:19

Whale Road Review - 2018-03-16 10:42:11

wildness - 2018-03-03 02:17:05

Programs and magazines with nomination links:

The Account

The Adroit Journal

AGNI Magazine

Alaska Quarterly Review

Alligator Juniper

American University - Creative Writing Program


The Antioch Review

Antioch University Los Angeles - Low-Residency MFA

Apple Valley Review


Arsenic Lobster Poetry Journal


Atlanta Review

Auburn University - MA Concentration in Creative Writing


Bellingham Review

Beloit Poetry Journal

Bennington - Writing Seminars

Bennington Review


Black Warrior Review

Eastern Kentucky University - Bluegrass Writers Studio

Blue Mesa Review

The Boiler Journal

The Bookends Review

Booth: A Journal


Boxcar Poetry Review


California Institute of the Arts - MFA in Creative Writing

The Carolina Quarterly

Cave Wall

The Chattahoochee Review

Cimarron Review

Cincinnati Review

City College of New York - MFA Program in Creative Writing

The Collagist

The Collapsar

College of Charleson - MFA in Creative Writing

Colorado Review

Columbia Journal


Connotations Press

The Cossack Review


Cream City Review

Cumberland River Review



Delmarva Review

Denver Quarterly

Devil's Lake


Dominican University of California - MFA in Creative Writing

Eastern Oregon University - Low Residency MFA


EVENT Magazine

Every Pigeon

Fjords Review

The Flexible Persona

The Florida Review

Florida State University - Creative Writing


Foothill: A Journal of Poetry


The Fourth River

The Georgia Review

George Mason University - MFA in Creative Writing

Gettysburg Review

Gingerbread House

Golden Walkman Magazine

Greensboro Review

Grist: A Journal of the Literary Arts


Gulf Coast

Hardly Doughnuts

Harvard Review

Hawai'i Review

Hayden's Ferry Review

Hermeneutic Chaos Literary Journal

Hollins University - Jackson Center for Creative Writing

Hot Metal Bridge

After Happy Hour Review


Indiana Review

Institute of American Indian Arts - MFA in Creative Writing



Jabberwock Review

Jelly Bucket

The Journal


Kansas State University - MFA in Creative Writing Program

Kent State University - Wick Poetry Center

Kenyon Review

The Lascaux Review

Lunch Ticket

The MacGuffin

Malahat Review

Massachusetts Review

Melancholy Hyperbole


Miami Univerisity - Creative Writing MFA

Mid-American Review

The Minnesota Review


Naugatuck River Review

New England Review

New Mexico Highlands University - MA in English (Creative Writing)

New Mexico State University - MFA in Creative Writing

New Ohio Review

New Orleans Review

Nimrod International Journal

Ninth Letter

Northern Virginia Review

Northwestern University - MA/MFA in Creative Writing

Ohio University - Creative Writing PhD

One Throne Magazine

The Los Angeles Review

Oyster Boy Review

Pacific University - Master of Fine Arts in Writing

Pacifica Literary Review


Passages North

Peacock Journal

Penn Review


Pittsburgh Poetry Review

The Pinch

American Academy of Poets - Poem-A-Day



The Poet's Billow

Pratt Institute - MFA in Writing

Pretty Owl Poetry

Prism Review

Quarterly West

Radar Poetry

Raleigh Review

Rat's Ass Review



Red Paint Hill Poetry Journal


River Styx

Roanoke Review

Room Magazine

Ruminate Magazine


Saint Mary's College of California - MFA in Creative Writing

San Diego State University - MFA in Creative Writing

The Santa Clara Review

Sarah Lawrence College - MFA in Writing

Saw Palm: Florida Literature & Art


The Shallow Ends



Slippery Elm

Smartish Pace

University of Arizona - Sonora Review

Southeast Missouri State University - Master of Arts in English

The Southeast Review

Southern Indiana Review

The Southern Review

Southwest Review


Spoon River Poetry Review

Spry Literary Journal

Stephen F. Austin State University - MA in English & Creative Writing

Stony Brook Southampton - MFA in Creative Writing


Sugar House Review


Sycamore Review

Syracuse University - MFA in Creative Writing

Tahoma Literary Review

Texas Tech University - Creative Writing Program

Third Coast

Thrush Poetry Journal

Tinderbox Poetry Journal

The Tishman Review


Tupelo Quarterly

UMass Amherst - MFA for Poets and Writers

University of Alabama at Birmingham - Graduate Theme in Creative Writing

University of California, Davis - MA in Creative Writing

University of California, Riverside - Palm Desert Low-Residency MFA

University of Illinois - MFA in Creative Writing

University of Iowa - Writers' Workshop

University of Maryland - MFA Program

University of Memphis - MFA in Creative Writing

University of Mississippi - MFA in Creative Writing

University of New Orleans - Creative Writing Workshop

University of North Texas - Creative Writing

University of Notre Dame - Creative Writing Program

University of South Carolina - MFA Program

University of Southern Mississippi - Center for Writers

University of South Florida - MFA in Creative Writing

University of Texas - Michener Center for Writers

University of Utah - Creative Writing MFA

Up the Staircase Quarterly

University of South Florida - Creative Writing

Vermont College of Fine Arts - MFA in Writing

Water~Stone Review

Waxwing Literary Journal

West Virginia University - MFA Program

Willow Springs

William & Mary Review


Zone 3

Best New Poets