The Writer’s Chronicle Display & Classified Advertising

The Writer's Chronicle caters to a readership of 45,000 subscribers and is offered exclusively in a digital format online and through our Writer's Chronicle app.Published four times during the academic year, the magazine reaches those who are most actively engaged in contemporary literature: literary writers, teachers, readers, students, editors, publishers, and arts professionals. All display and classified ads in our digital edition are click-through enabled to your website. Choose from our advertising options below contact us to create a customized insertion schedule across our platforms.

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Display Advertising

Rates & Dimensions

Ad Space 2023-2024 Dimensions
Full-page preview pages $3,069 8.5" w x 10.875" h
Half-page preview pages $1,549 7.25" w x 4.675" h
Full-page $1,949 7.25” w x 9.5” h
Half-page vertical $1,499 3.5" w x 9.5" h
Half-page horizontal $1,499 7.25" w x 4.675" h
Junior-page $1,249 4.75" w x 6.375" h
Third-page vertical $979 2.25" w x 9.5" h
Third-page horizontal $979 4.75" w x 4.675" h
Quarter-page $779 3.5" w x 4.675" h
Sixth-page $639 2.25" w x 4.675" h
Ninth-page $529 2.25" w x 3" h

Alt Text

Please include descriptive, concise alt text with display ads, website ads, and email marketing ads. Use this text to condense the copy of your ad (e.g. “Apply now to the AWP University creative writing MFA program.”) If your own alt text is not provided, it will be written by the advertising and publication teams.

Publication Schedule

The Writer's Chronicle is published as follows:

Issue Payment & Copy Due By Goes Live
September 8/1/2023 9/01/2023
November 10/01/2023 11/01/2023
February 1/1/2024 2/1/2024
April 3/1/2024 4/1/2024


Please note that discounts apply only to our display ads.

  • AWP only accepts prepaid advertising
  • 5%: AWP members & member schools
  • 5%: Placement in two issues during contract year
  • 10%: Placement in three or more issues
  • 10%: WC&C members


  • 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

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 fifty words; $2.50 per each additional word
  • Must be prepaid
  • Email text and desired column to