Submission Guidelines

Raritan publishes essays and review-essays, poetry, translations, and a limited amount of fiction. We will consider all unsolicited submissions; however, we encourage you to examine recent copies of Raritan before submitting your work, to see the kind of work we publish.Simultaneous submissions are not accepted. Review of submissions takes four to six months. We do not print footnotes.

 All manuscripts must be typed on numbered, double-spaced pages. They may be submitted electronically at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by mail at Raritan, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 31 Mine Street, New Brunswick, NJ  08901.

...Sometime in the fall of 1994 or the winter of 1995, nobody seems to remember exactly when, Hank Williams began putting on impromptu streetside concerts for unsuspecting pedestrians in Paris..."

-- Max Fraser (Winter 2016)