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Q: How many issues of south are published each year?

A: South is biannual, with a new issue published each Fall and Spring.

Q: How do I submit an essay for publication?

A: Please see our submission guidelines.

Q: How do I subscribe to the print journal?

A: Detailed subscription information is available through the UNC Press website. You can order online there, too.

Q: What if I just want a single issue, not an annual subscription?

A: Selected back issues are available through the editorial office. See our subscription page for details.

Q: I’ve had an article accepted for publication in south. What do I need to do to prepare my essay for print?

A: Congratulations! Please see our editorial guidelines for preparing your manuscript.

Q: How is south different from The Southern Literary Journal?

A: In 2015, The Southern Literary Journal went through an editorial transition that involved a shift in its editorial home, a name change, and an expansion in focus to become truly interdisciplinary. Learn more about the history of south and SLJ.

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