REVOLUTE is a literary magazine of the Randolph College MFA.  Submissions (except micro-reviews) are closed until Fall 2020. Our first issue will be released at in Spring 2020!


General Guidelines

Revolute reads poetry, fiction, and nonfiction submissions during one submission period each fall. Micro Reviews are read year round. 

Simultaneous submissions are welcome. Please notify on Submittable immediately if your work is accepted elsewhere. If a genre button is missing from the submit list, it's because we've filled our quota in that genre. 

Previously published work will not be considered. Contributors retain all rights but are asked to acknowledge Revolute as first publisher if the work appears in books, anthologies, or elsewhere.  Please submit once per reading period. Response times will vary between 1-3  months. 

Feel free to email revolute (at) randolphcollege (dot) edu with any questions. 

Thank you for sharing your work with us!

- The Revolute Team

Micro Book Reviews are up to 300 words. We publish LOST & FOUND reviews. 

A LOST REVIEW is a review of a book one might consider "lost" or overlooked. I.E. - You stumble on a 1973 noir thriller in paperback that you totally dig and want to review. Go for it! 

A FOUND REVIEW is a review of a new-ish or soon-to-be released work.

We accept reviews of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, chapbooks, user manuals, travel guides, car manuals, encyclopedias, etc. 

In very rare cases, we accept book reviews that exceed 300 words. 

Please include the book title, year published, publisher, and ISBN, if available.