2017 Perpetual Folly Literary Magazine Ranking — Poetry

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2017 Magazine 2016 2017 Score
1 Poetry 2 59.5
2 Kenyon Review 1 53.5
3 American Poetry Review 3 46
4 Threepenny Review 5 38
5 Ploughshares 4 36
6 Southern Review 8 35.5
7 New England Review 6 27.5
8 Poetry Review 12 24
9 Cincinnati Review 14 20
10 Field 8 19.5
10 Georgia Review 7 19.5
10 Paris Review 14 19.5
13 Gettysburg Review 8 19
13 Sun 23 19
13 Tin House 17 19
16 Five Points 11 18.5
16 Spillway 18 18.5
18 Sugar House Review 19 17.5
19 Copper Canyon Press 29 16.5
20 Rattle 23 16
21 BOA Editions 14 15
22 Agni 19 14.5
22 Virginia Quarterly Review 12 14.5
24 Poetry Northwest 25 13.5
25 Hudson Review 31 13
26 New Ohio Review 19 12.5
26 Smartish Pace 25 12.5
28 Copper Nickel 11
29 jubilat 66 10.5
29 Tupelo Press 36 10.5
31 Blackbird 31 10
31 Boston Review 87 10
31 Four Way Books 34 10
31 Water-Stone Review 27 10
31 Yale Review 19 10
36 River Styx 43 9.5
37 Massachusetts Review 54 9
38 Ecotone 43 8.5
38 Image 31 8.5
38 Missouri Review 66 8.5
38 Sixth Finch 36 8.5
42 Michigan Quarterly Review 29 7.5
42 Orion 43 7.5
42 Vallum: Contemporary Poetry 43 7.5
45 Denver Quarterly 66 7
45 Hotel Amerika 58 7
47 American Scholar 36 6.5
47 Willow Springs 58 6.5
49 Awl 87 6
49 Codex 66 6
49 Indiana Review 66 6
49 Lana Turner 66 6
49 Little Star 66 6
49 Nepantla 6
49 Paterson Literary Review 66 6
49 Poem-a-Day 172 6
49 Poetry International 66 6
49 Prelude 66 6
49 Subtropics 66 6
49 The Journal 27 6
61 Alice James Books 36 5.5
61 Canary 36 5.5
61 Crazyhorse 54 5.5
61 Gulf Coast 66 5.5
61 Lake Effect 36 5.5
61 New American Writing 36 5.5
61 Quarterly West (?)  66 5.5
61 ZYZZYVA 66 5.5
69 Account 87 5
69 Adroit Journal 5
69 Alaska Quarterly Review 43 5
69 Assaracus 87 5
69 Briar Cliff Review 87 5
69 Brick 87 5
69 Butcher’s Dog 87 5
69 Café Review 87 5
69 Cave Wall 87 5
69 Collagist 87 5
69 Conduit 5
69 Crab Orchard Review 87 5
69 Dunes Review 87 5
69 Fifth Wednesday 87 5
69 Forklift Ohio 87 5
69 Granta 87 5
69 Graywolf Press 87 5
69 Great River Review 43 5
69 Green Mountains Review 43 5
69 Harbour Publishing 87 5
69 Harvard Review 87 5
69 Hawaii Pacific Review 5
69 Hunger Mountain 87 5
69 Ibbetson Street (?) 87 5
69 LSU Press 87 5
69 Malahat Review 87 5
69 Manhattan Review 87 5
69 Muzzle Magazine 87 5
69 Nebraska Poets Calendar 87 5
69 New Verse News 87 5
69 Notre Dame Review 43 5
69 Pilot Light 87 5
69 Prism 87 5
69 Purple Passion Press 5
69 River Teeth 5
69 Southern Indiana Review 87 5
69 Southern Poetry Review 87 5
69 Spork 87 5
69 Storm Cellar 5
69 Summerset Review 87 5
69 TAB 87 5
69 Tar River 87 5
69 Thrush 87 5
69 Tiger Bark Press 87 5
69 Treelight Books 87 5
69 Volta 5
69 White Pine Press 5
69 YesYes Books 87 5
117 Little Patuxent Review 58 4.5
118 Cimarron Review 58 4
118 Epoch 58 4
118 Shenandoah 54 4
118 Wave Books 58 4
122 New Letters 58 3.5
122 Salamander 58 3.5
122 World Literature Today 66 3.5
125 5 a.m. © 66 3
125 Barrow Street 66 3
125 Iowa Review 66 3
125 New Criterion 66 3
125 North American Review 66 3
125 Runes ©  34 3
131 Anhinga Press 87 2.5
131 Arroyo Literary Review 87 2.5
131 Atlanta Review 87 2.5
131 Blueline 87 2.5
131 Chattahoochee Review 87 2.5
131 Court Green © 87 2.5
131 Cue Editions 43 2.5
131 Curbstone Press 87 2.5
131 Cypher Books 87 2.5
131 Eastern Wash. Univ. Press © 87 2.5
131 Eleven Eleven 87 2.5
131 Epiphany 87 2.5
131 Laurel Poetry Collective © 87 2.5
131 Literary Imagination 87 2.5
131 Margie © 87 2.5
131 Meridian 87 2.5
131 New South Books 87 2.5
131 Ninth Letter 54 2.5
131 OCHO 87 2.5
131 Parnassus: Poetry in Review 87 2.5
131 Pleasure Boat Studio 87 2.5
131 Pleiades 165 2.5
131 Poems & Plays 87 2.5
131 Poetry Atlanta Press 87 2.5
131 Quiddity 87 2.5
131 Snake Nation Review 87 2.5
131 Think Journal 87 2.5
131 Third Coast 87 2.5
131 Tikkun 87 2.5
131 Toadlily Press 87 2.5
131 University of Pittsburgh Press 161 2.5
131 Utah State University Press 87 2.5
131 Verse Wisconsin ©  87 2.5
131 West Branch 43 2.5
131 Zone 3 87 2.5
166 Believer 172 2
166 Beloit Poetry Journal 161 2
166 Birdfeast 165 2
166 Iron Horse Literary Review 172 2
166 New South 165 2
166 Pinch 165 2
166 Raritan 164 2
166 TriQuarterly 53 2
174 Hampden-Sydney Poetry Review 165 1.5
174 Southwest Review 161 1.5
174 Upstreet 172 1.5
177 A Public Space 172 1
177 Able Muse 172 1
177 Academy of American Poets 1
177 Airlie Press 172 1
177 Arroyo 1
177 Autumn House 172 1
177 Black Warrior Review 172 1
177 Bloom 172 1
177 Calyx 172 1
177 Cardinal Points 172 1
177 Chautauqua 172 1
177 Chinquapin Literary Magazine 1
177 Chiron Review 172 1
177 Cleveland State Univ. Poetry Ctr. 1
177 Clockhouse 172 1
177 Construction 172 1
177 Cossack Review 1
177 Enizagam 172 1
177 Evansville Review 172 1
177 Examined Life 172 1
177 Exit 7 172 1
177 Gun Powder Press 1
177 Healing Muse 165 1
177 Hobart 1
177 Jai-Alai 172 1
177 Louisiana Literature 1
177 Make 172 1
177 McNeese Review 1
177 Meadow 1
177 New Madrid 172 1
177 Normal School 172 1
177 Offing 1
177 One Throne 1
177 Paris American 172 1
177 Persea Books 172 1
177 Pluck 172 1
177 Poet Lore 172 1
177 Porkbelly Press 1
177 QWERTY 1
177 Radius 172 1
177 Rove (?) 1
177 Rumpus 1
177 Saranac Review 172 1
177 Silk Road 172 1
177 Sink Review 172 1
177 Solstice 172 1
177 Southeast Review 172 1
177 Springhouse 1
177 Tupelo Quarterly 172 1
177 Upstairs at Duroc 172 1
177 Verse Daily 1
177 Verse Magazine 172 1
177 Yarn 1
177 Zephyr Press 172 1
231 Barefoot Muse 172 0.5
231 Bat City 172 0.5
231 Bellevue Literary Review 172 0.5
231 Blue Earth Review 172 0.5
231 Boulevard 172 0.5
231 Columbia Poetry Review 172 0.5
231 Connecticut Review (?) 172 0.5
231 Crab Creek Review 172 0.5
231 Eleventh Muse © 172 0.5
231 Fort Hemlock Press © 172 0.5
231 Greensboro Review 165 0.5
231 Hanging Loose 172 0.5
231 Harpur Palate 172 0.5
231 Haven Chronicles (?) 172 0.5
231 Hayden’s Ferry 172 0.5
231 Hollins Critic 172 0.5
231 Hopkins Review 172 0.5
231 InDigest 172 0.5
231 Live Mag! 172 0.5
231 Long Island Quarterly 172 0.5
231 Lost Hills Books (?) 172 0.5
231 Main Street Rag 172 0.5
231 McSweeney’s 172 0.5
231 Natural Bridge 172 0.5
231 New Delta Review 172 0.5
231 New Haven Review 172 0.5
231 Nimrod 172 0.5
231 November 3rd Club 172 0.5
231 Omnidawn Publishing 172 0.5
231 Paper Street © (?) 172 0.5
231 Pearl © 172 0.5
231 Perugia Press 172 0.5
231 Phoebe 172 0.5
231 PMS 172 0.5
231 Poetry Flash 172 0.5
231 Prairie Schooner 172 0.5
231 Rhino 172 0.5
231 Salmagundi 172 0.5
231 Sentence ©  172 0.5
231 Specs 172 0.5
231 Spoon River Review 172 0.5
231 Valparaiso Poetry Review 172 0.5
231 Wordcraft of Oregon 172 0.5

2016 Pushcart Prize Literary Magazine Rankings — Poetry

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Note: the list has been updated. For the 2017 Poetry ranking, go here.

Below is the 2016 Literary Magazine Rankings for Poetry. For an explanation of the methodology, go here.

If you find these rankings useful, please consider making a donation or purchasing one of my books.

 

 

 

2016 Magazine 2015 2016 Score
1 Kenyon Review 1 77
2 Poetry 2 75
3 American Poetry Review 4 67
4 Ploughshares 3 58
5 Threepenny Review 5 55
6 New England Review 6 46
7 Georgia Review 7 41
8 Field 8 33
8 Gettysburg Review 9 33
8 Southern Review 16 33
11 Five Points 15 30
12 Poetry Review 12 27
12 Virginia Quarterly Review 9 27
14 BOA Editions 11 23
14 Cincinnati Review 16 23
14 Paris Review 32 23
17 Tin House 14 22
18 Spillway 26 21
19 Agni 16 20
19 New Ohio Review 21 20
19 Sugar House Review 21 20
19 Yale Review 19 20
23 Rattle 24 17
23 Sun 56 17
25 Poetry Northwest 28 16
25 Smartish Pace 26 16
27 The Journal 28 15
27 Water-Stone Review 28 15
29 Copper Canyon Press 31 14
29 Michigan Quarterly Review 23 14
31 Blackbird 24 13
31 Hudson Review 32 13
31 Image 51 13
34 Four Way Books 56 12
34 Runes © 34 12
36 Alice James Books 19 11
36 American Scholar 35 11
36 Canary 35 11
36 Lake Effect 35 11
36 New American Writing 35 11
36 Sixth Finch 62 11
36 Tupelo Press 35 11
43 Alaska Quarterly Review 40 10
43 Cue Editions 40 10
43 Ecotone 40 10
43 Great River Review 40 10
43 Green Mountains Review 40 10
43 Notre Dame Review 40 10
43 Orion 40 10
43 River Styx 40 10
43 Vallum: Contemporary Poetry 86 10
43 West Branch 40 10
53 TriQuarterly 12 9
54 Crazyhorse 52 8
54 Massachusetts Review 52 8
54 Ninth Letter 52 8
54 Shenandoah 40 8
58 Cimarron Review 62 7
58 Epoch 62 7
58 Hotel Amerika 62 7
58 Little Patuxent Review 62 7
58 New Letters 56 7
58 Salamander 56 7
58 Wave Books 56 7
58 Willow Springs 62 7
66 5 a.m. 56 6
66 Barrow Street 62 6
66 Codex 169 6
66 Crowd © (?) 62 6
66 Denver Quarterly 86 6
66 Gulf Coast 62 6
66 Indiana Review 62 6
66 Iowa Review 52 6
66 jubilat 62 6
66 Lana Turner 62 6
66 Little Star 62 6
66 Missouri Review 62 6
66 New Criterion 62 6
66 North American Review 62 6
66 Paterson Literary Review 62 6
66 Poetry International 62 6
66 Quarterly West (?) 169 6
66 Subtropics 62 6
66 World Literature Today 86 6
66 ZYZZYVA 62 6
66 Prelude 6
87 Account 86 5
87 Anhinga Press 86 5
87 Arroyo Literary Review 86 5
87 Assaracus 86 5
87 Atlanta Review 62 5
87 Awl 86 5
87 Blueline 86 5
87 Boston Review 86 5
87 Briar Cliff Review 86 5
87 Brick 86 5
87 Café Review 86 5
87 Chattahoochee Review 86 5
87 Collagist 86 5
87 Colorado Review 86 5
87 Court Green © 86 5
87 Crab Orchard Review 5
87 Curbstone Press 86 5
87 Cypher Books 86 5
87 Dunes Review 86 5
87 Eastern Wash. Univ. Press © 86 5
87 Eleven Eleven 86 5
87 Epiphany 86 5
87 Fifth Wednesday 86 5
87 Five Fingers Review (?) 86 5
87 Forklift Ohio 86 5
87 Granta 86 5
87 Graywolf Press 86 5
87 Harbour Publishing 86 5
87 Harvard Review 86 5
87 Hollyridge Press 86 5
87 Hunger Mountain 86 5
87 Ibbetson Street (?) 86 5
87 Laurel Poetry Collective © 86 5
87 Literary Imagination 40 5
87 Lyric (?) 86 5
87 Malahat Review 86 5
87 Manhattan Review 86 5
87 Margie © 86 5
87 Meridian 86 5
87 Muzzle Magazine 86 5
87 Nebraska Poets Calendar 86 5
87 New Issues Poetry and Prose 86 5
87 New South Books 86 5
87 New Verse News 86 5
87 OCHO 86 5
87 Parnassus: Poetry in Review 86 5
87 Pebble Lake Review 86 5
87 Pilot Light 86 5
87 Pleasure Boat Studio 86 5
87 Poems & Plays 86 5
87 Poetry Atlanta Press 86 5
87 Prism 5
87 Quiddity 86 5
87 Snake Nation Review 86 5
87 Southern Indiana Review 86 5
87 Southern Poetry Review 86 5
87 Spork 86 5
87 Think Journal 86 5
87 Third Coast 86 5
87 Tikkun 86 5
87 Toadlily Press 86 5
87 Treelight Books 86 5
87 Utah State University Press 86 5
87 Verse Wisconsin © 86 5
87 YesYes Books 86 5
87 Zone 3 86 5
87 Cave Wall 5
87 TAB 5
87 Tiger Bark Press 5
87 Butcher’s Dog 5
87 LSU Press 5
87 Thrush 5
87 Tar River 5
87 Summerset Review 5
161 Beloit Poetry Journal 155 4
161 Southwest Review 155 4
161 University of Pittsburgh Press 155 4
164 Raritan 158 3
165 Birdfeast 159 2
165 Greensboro Review 159 2
165 Hampden-Sydney Poetry Review 169 2
165 Healing Muse 159 2
165 New South 159 2
165 Pinch 159 2
165 Pleiades 159 2
172 A Public Space 169 1
172 Able Muse 169 1
172 Airlie Press 169 1
172 Autumn House 159 1
172 Barefoot Muse 169 1
172 Bat City 169 1
172 Believer 169 1
172 Bellevue Literary Review 169 1
172 Black Warrior Review 169 1
172 Bloom 62 1
172 Blue Earth Review 169 1
172 Boulevard 159 1
172 Callaloo 169 1
172 Calyx 169 1
172 Cardinal Points 169 1
172 Chautauqua 62 1
172 Clockhouse 169 1
172 Columbia Poetry Review 169 1
172 Connecticut Review (?) 159 1
172 Construction 169 1
172 Crab Creek Review 169 1
172 Drunken Boat 169 1
172 Eleventh Muse © 169 1
172 Evansville Review 169 1
172 Examined Life 169 1
172 Fort Hemlock Press © 169 1
172 Free Lunch © 169 1
172 Frostproof Review © 169 1
172 Hanging Loose 169 1
172 Harpur Palate 169 1
172 Haven Chronicles (?) 169 1
172 Hayden’s Ferry 169 1
172 Hollins Critic 169 1
172 Hopkins Review 169 1
172 InDigest 169 1
172 Iron Horse Literary Review 169 1
172 Kentuckians for the Commonwealth 169 1
172 Leaping Dog Press 169 1
172 Live Mag! 169 1
172 Long Island Quarterly 169 1
172 Lost Hills Books (?) 169 1
172 Main Street Rag 169 1
172 Make 169 1
172 McSweeney’s 169 1
172 Natural Bridge 169 1
172 New Delta Review 169 1
172 New Haven Review 169 1
172 New Madrid 169 1
172 Nimrod 169 1
172 Normal School 169 1
172 November 3rd Club 169 1
172 Omnidawn Publishing 169 1
172 Paper Street © (?) 169 1
172 Paris American 169 1
172 Pearl 169 1
172 Persea Books 169 1
172 Perugia Press 62 1
172 Phoebe 169 1
172 PMS 169 1
172 Poem-a-Day 169 1
172 Poet Lore 169 1
172 Poetry 180 169 1
172 Poetry Flash 169 1
172 Prairie Schooner 159 1
172 Rhino 169 1
172 Salmagundi 169 1
172 Sentence © 169 1
172 Silk Road 169 1
172 Sink Review 169 1
172 Solstice 169 1
172 Specs 169 1
172 Spoon River Review 169 1
172 Upstreet 169 1
172 Valparaiso Poetry Review 169 1
172 Verse Magazine 169 1
172 Wordcraft of Oregon 169 1
172 Zephyr Press 169 1
172 Pluck 1
172 Southeast Review 1
172 Saranac Review 1
172 Chiron Review 1
172 Radius 1
172 Jai-Alai 1
172 Upstairs at Duroc 1
172 Enizagam 1
172 Exit 7 1
172 Tupelo Quarterly 1