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Prism Review

Welcome toPrism Review

We are open for contest submissions! For more info click here. Through November, we’ll be accepting submissions for our annual contests–the judges this year are amazing–Felicia Zamora and Carribean Fragoza.


We’re thrilled to announce the winners of our 2021 fiction and poetry contests!

Our most recent issue, #23, features (as always) wonderful work by and interviews with amazingly talented writers. Read about it (including samples) here!



Former contributors rocking it!

Jaquira Díaz (issue 13) had her acclaimed memoir Ordinary Girls published in 2019 … and she’s included on the July cover of, um, Time.

Carlos Andrés Gómez (21) had his collection Fractures selected by Natasha Trethewey as winner of the 2020 Felix Pollak Prize in Poetry

Brent Armendinger’s (13) second collection Street Gloss came out in 2019–and was a finalist for the California Book Award. Go Brent!

You can read an expanded run-down of our contributors’ many successes here.