Submission Information

Manuscripts should be typed and double-spaced, with one-inch margins, and should follow the MLA Style Manual, 3rd ed. (NOT the updated student MLA Handbook) with internal citations and a list of works cited. Endnotes should be reserved for explanatory comments and supplementary information. Where applicable, quotations should be made to the Library of America volumes of Welty’s works as the standard in the field. The Library of America uses Welty’s first editions of all her story collections, novels, and memoir, and includes “Where Is the Voice Coming From?” and “The Demonstrators” from Collected Stories, plus selected essays.

Submit to Dr. Pearl McHaney:
(Only Microsoft Word Files, .tif files for images)
Manuscripts and images can also be sent via regular mail to the address listed below and should be saved on a compact disc.


Eudora Welty Review
Department of English
Georgia State University
P.O. Box 3970
Atlanta GA 30302-3970


EWR notifies authors by email or in writing that submissions have been received. Notification of the editor’s decision regarding publication will be sent in approximately 4–6 months. The review process takes longer for articles submitted in the summer.


Contributors will receive page proofs for a final review for errors and minor changes


EWR article and review authors will receive two complimentary copies of the issue in which their work is published. Other contributors will receive one complimentary copy. Additional copies are available at a discount for contributors. We ask that all of our contributors become EWR subscribers by the time of publication.