Issue 16: Current is Here Now!

October 31 2012

Switchback 16: Current is online now! Current features work from such writers as Jeanie Chung, Chris Carosi, Rich Ives, elena minor, Renée K. Nicholson and more. Plus, be sure to check out Patrick James Dunagan's review of Purple Passages: Pound, Eliot, Zukofsky, Olson, Creeley, and the Ends of Patriarchal Poetry by Rachel Blau DuPlessis and Captain Poetry’s Sucker Punch: A Guide to the Homeric Punkhole, 1980-2012 by Kenneth Warren. You can read all of Current online or download it as a handy pdf from our media page. Current is also available for the kindle at Amazon.com.

We are now accepting submissions for Switchback 17: Broken, to be published May 2013. For Switchback 17, an Editor's Prize will be awarded in the amount of $200.00 to the submission best addressing the issue theme (Broken). Additional prizes in the amount of $75.00 and $50.00 respectively will be awarded to the first two runners up. There is no fee to enter. Submissions need not address the issue theme in order to be considered for publication. Please read the guidelines carefully before submitting.We look forward to seeing what you send us!