ABOUT

Crazyhorse has been publishing the best established and emerging writers for over 50 years. The work we’ve published has recently been reprinted in Best American Short StoriesBest American Poetry Best New PoetsBest American Experimental Writing, and The Pushcart Prize, among other places.

For fiction, Crazyhorse is open to all narrative styles and forms. Recent contributors include Michael Kardos, Molly Reid, Ben Fowlkes, Julialicia Case, Erika Krouse, Shubha Sunder, Mark Jude Poirier, and Patrick Ryan. The nonfiction we publish takes many forms, from letter to the list, biography to memoir, journal to obituary. All we call for is precision of word and vision, and that the truth of the matter be the flag of the day. Recent contributors include Lia Purpura, Robin Hemley, Sue Allison, and Tom Lynch. We aim to publish poems that reflect the multiple poetries of the twenty-first century. Recent contributors include Terrance Hayes, Esther Lee, Jamaal May, Beth Bachmann, Kim Garcia, Kevin McLellan, Shelly Wong, Raena Shirali, Wayne Miller, Xochitl-Julisa Bermejo, and Sasha Pimentel.

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