Announcing Our Fall 2019 Reading Period!

It’s been a summer packed with good writing, here at The Adroit Journal, and we’re so excited to be OPEN to submissions once more! We charge no reading fee and simultaneous submissions are completely fine.

You can click here to get started with your submission—we look forward to considering your work!

In particular, we’re excited to invite on-board our new band of staff readers. We couldn’t be more excited about what these writers will have to say!

Sasha Carney

Marisa Crane

Sean Ennis

Elizabeth Forsythe

Chelsey Grasso

Carrie Hsu

Eunice Kim

Cody Koester

William Leggat

Rachel Ka Yin Leung

Lip Manegio

Peter H. Michaels

Emily Morris

Alejandro Pérez

Harley Phleger

Jessica Regione

Angie Romines

Margaret Schnabel

Jess Smith

Keenan Teddy Smith

Jonathan Teklit

Leona Vander Molen

We’re also incredibly excited to welcome on-board a skillet set of additions to our Marketing, Web, & Ops team, including Laurin Becker Macios (Email Marketing Manager), Heather Bowlan (Nonprofit Manager), Katherine Chou (Editorial Assistant), and Samuel Clark (Internship Program Manager).

To learn more about our full masthead, check out our brand new, redesigned Masthead section here!



Peter LaBerge

Peter LaBerge founded The Adroit Journal in 2010, as a high school sophomore. His work appears in Crazyhorse, Harvard Review, Indiana Review, Iowa Review, Kenyon Review Online, Pleiades, and Tin House, among others. He is the recipient of a 2020 Pushcart Prize.