By Subscription: New writing by Gary Young, Patricia Clark, Sergio Troncoso, Catherine Browder and more. 


Alan Proctor reads from The Sweden File: Memoir of an American Ex-Patriate, with collected letters and comments by and about his late brother, Bruce Proctor.


New stories from PEN/Faulkner finalist Lorraine M. López


New Letters Literary Award Winners and Judges Announced!

See the list of winners and judges here.

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Kansas City Literary Events

Ron Currie Jr. and New Letters on the Air

Overland Park, Kan.
Tuesday, November 19, 2019

John Freeman

Kansas City, Mo.
Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Ron Currie Jr.

Shawnee, Kan
Tuesday, November 19, 2019


Kansas City Public Library Announces Kids and Teens eReading Rooms

The KCPL has digitized the concept of physical reading rooms by creating individual, specialized eReading Rooms of ebooks and audiobooks for children and teenagers.

UMKC's New Letters Ranks Among the Top Literary Journals in the United States

New Letters continues its standing as among the most highly regarded journals for discovering, publishing, and promoting the best new fiction, poetry, and essays. 


Individual Issues of New Letters Magazine

To order an individual issue of New Letters magazine, please call 816-235-1169.