Advertise in Poetry Northwest
When you advertise in Poetry Northwest, you’ll get noticed by thousands of readers, not only in the Pacific Northwest, but across North America, as well as Great Britain and continental Europe. Our audience is deeply engaged with the literary and other arts. Over fifty years of publication places Poetry Northwest among the world’s most recognizable poetry journals. We’re distributed nationally in fine bookstores, newsstands & cafes (such as Bulldog News and Cafe Presse, Seattle) by Ingram & Small Changes. Retail sales are strong. Current total circulation is 2,000/ print issue. Our website attracts an average of 6,000 unique hits per month.
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In an interview with Poets & Writers magazine, editor Kevin Craft describes the magazine as “a voice for the community, a forum for dialogue between this region and other parts of the world.” Join the dialogue by advertising in our pages. Distinguish your organization and event from the great flood of choices readers are presented with every day.
You can advertise in the print edition and on our website, or just on the website alone. First time advertisers: ask about our 2 issues for 1 special.
For information about advertising in Poetry Northwest, contact Willie James: [email protected]
A Notable History & Established Name
Hailed in The Washington Post by former U.S. poet laureate Robert Pinsky as “very impressive,” Poetry Northwest has increased circulation over 400% since Volume 1, Number 1 of the new series went to press in March 2006. Our mission is to curate major poets and writers alongside unknown and emerging ones & to establish a dialogue between poetry & the other arts & civic life.
We’ve published many of the most important poets of the past fifty years, including Nobel laureates Harold Pinter & Czeslaw Milosz, Pulitzer Prize winners John Berryman, Stanley Kunitz, Charles Wright, Mary Oliver, Richard Wilber, James Wright, & Theodore Roethke, & National Book Award winners William Stafford, Anne Sexton, Marilyn Hacker, & C.K. Williams–all alongside new, emerging, & established poets.
For information about advertising in Poetry Northwest, contact Willie James: [email protected].