Salamander publishes a biannual magazine of poetry, fiction, memoir, and works in translation. It was founded by Jennifer Barber in 1992 with the aim of publishing a generation of writers reaching artistic maturity and deserving of a wider audience alongside new work by established writers. Salamander became affiliated with Suffolk University in the fall of 2005. Its annual fiction contest began in 2010.
This issue (21.1) of Salamander features poetry by Martha Collins, Chard deNiord, Gail Mazur, Charles D. Coe, Wendy Mnookin, Linda Stern Zisquit, Jessica Greenbaum, Wyn Cooper, Jehanne Dubrow, Alamgir Hashmi, David Wagoner, Barbara Helfgott Hyett, Joyce Wilson, Mariya Deykute, and many others. Plus, fiction by Mary LaChapelle, John Mauk, Steven Fromm, Erica X Eisen, and Nicholas Mainieri; and reviews of work by Kathleen McGookey, Lesley Wheeler, Gabriel Urza, Aviya Kushner, and more.