The Writer’s Chronicle Display & Classified Advertising

The Writer's Chronicle enjoys a growing print circulation of over 35,000 and is now available in a digital edition through our Writer's Chronicle app. Published four times during the academic year and distributed to bookstores by Curtis Circulation Company, LLC, the magazine reaches those who are most actively engaged in contemporary literature: literary writers, teachers, readers, students, editors, publishers, and arts professionals. Choose from our advertising offerings below or contact us to create a customized insertion schedule across our print, digital, and online platforms. All display and classified ads in our digital edition are click-through enabled to your website.

Display Advertising

Rates & Dimensions

Advertisements are placed randomly. Choose from grayscale or color.

Ad Space 2020-2021
Grayscale
2020-2021
4-Color
2021-2022
Grayscale
2021-2022
4-Color
Dimensions
Full Page Cover - $3,069 - $3,069 8.5" W x 10.875" H
Half Page Cover - $1,549 - $1,549 7.25" W x 4.675" H
Full Page with bleed $1,729 $2,119 $1,729 $2,119 8.5" W x 10.875" H
Full Page (no bleed) $1,579 $1,949 $1,579 $1,949 7.25" W x 9.5" H
Half Page vertical $1,169 $1,499 $1,169 $1,499 3.5" W x 9.5" H
Half Page horizontal $1,169 $1,499 $1,169 $1,499 7.25" W x 4.675" H
Junior Page $999 $1,249 $999 $1,249 4.75" W x 6.375" H
Third Page vertical $779 $979 $779 $979 2.25" W x 9.5" H
Third Page horizontal $779 $979 $779 $979 4.75" W x 4.675" H
Quarter Page $649 $779 $649 $779 3.5" W x 4.675" H
Sixth Page $539 $639 $539 $639 2.25" W x 4.675" H
Ninth Page $429 $529 $429 $529 2.25" W x 3" H

Deadlines

Reservations should be made in writing at least two weeks before the copy deadline. We prefer you email your reservation to us at advertising@awpwriter.org. However, you can also reserve by phone at (240) 696-7718.

Publication Schedule

The Writer's Chronicle is published as follows:

Issue Reserve By Copy Due On Stands
September 07/24/2021 07/31/2021 09/15/2021
November 09/25/2021 10/02/2021 11/15/2021
February 11/27/2021 12/04/2021 02/01/2022
April 03/05/2022 03/12/2022 04/15/2022

Discounts

Please note that discounts apply only to our display ads.

  • 5%: Prepayment: due by copy deadline
  • 5%: AWP members & member schools
  • 5%: Placement in two issues during contract year
  • 10%: Placement in three or more issues
  • 10%: WC&C members

Requirements

  • We accept only PDF files for ad copy.
  • PDF settings: 300 dpi, optimized for press, fonts and graphics embedded
  • Please send your ad as an attachment to advertising@awpwriter.org

Classified Advertising

Classified advertising is available in the following Writer’s Chronicle Opportunities sections:

  • Grants & Awards
  • Submit
  • Announcements
  • Services
  • Conferences, Colonies, & Centers

Rates & Requirements

  • Available in our columns: Grants & Awards; Submit; Conferences, & Centers; Announcements; and Services
  • $120 for the first 50 words; $2.50 per additional word
  • Must be prepaid
  • Email text to advertising@awpwriter.org