Purchase Issues of PLR
Issues of the current PLR (#45) and back issues listed here are $13 per copy plus $5 for shipping and handling for the first copy and $1 for each additional copy. Please mail orders using our printable (pdf) order form.
The latest issue of the Paterson Literary Review is #45 (2017) and its 356 pages includes work by Jan Beatty, Martin Espada, Jim Haba, Joe Weil, Laura Boss, Marge Piercy and many others. As always, the issue includes the winning and honorable mention poems for that year's Allen Ginsberg Poetry Award.
PLR Issue #44 (2016) features work by Marge Piercy, Jan Beatty, Martin Espada,
Jim Daniels, Joe Weil, Laura Boss and others.
PLR #43 (2015) includes in its 421 pages poetry, fiction, reviews, and essays by authors including Martín Espada, Diane di Prima, Jim Haba, Marge Piercy, Jan Beatty, Jim Daniels, Anele Rubin, Linda Hillringhouse, Penny Perry, Joe Weil, Laura Boss and others. It includes the 2014 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Prize winning poems and poems selected from the Poets Under 40 competition.
PLR #42 (2014) includes the winning poems for the 2013 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Prize and work by Marge Piercy, Diane di Prima, W.D. Ehrhart, Gary Fincke, Yehoshua November, Penny Perry, Mark Hillringhouse, Joe Weil, Laura Boss, and others.
Issue #41 (2013) includes the winning entries from the 2012 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Prize and work by Laura Boss, Kwame Dawes, Michael Cirelli, M.L. Liebler, Stanley Barkan, Maria Famá Marge Piercy, Steve Kowit, Jim Daniels, Gary Fincke, Nin Andrews, Joe Weil, and others.
Issue #40 (2012) includes work by Maxine Kumin, Diane di Prima, Marge Piercy, Joe Weil, Laura Boss, Jim Reese, Kathleen Spivack, Louis Jenkins, Stanley Barkan and others, plus the winning poems for the 2011 Allen Ginsberg Poetry Prize.