Literary fiction publication: The Paris Review

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What: The Paris Review, a quarterly literary journal
When: 1953 to present
Who: Masthead
How: Takes donations and has a store; U.S. subscriptions start at $49 a year
$: Duotrope says: “Professional payment (5 or more U.S. cents per word)”
Typefaces: Garamond Premier Pro, Georgia, Cambria, Times New Roman, Times, serif; elsewhere: Proxima Nova Condensed, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Roboto, Arial, sans-serif
Words per page: ?

Scores in Clifford Garstang’s Pushcart Prize rankings: 48 in 2013, 54 in 2014, 54 again in 2015, 45 in 2016

Looking at their website, it seems they don’t include author bios, let alone author photos, on the same page as a short story. They don’t even appear to link to a contributors page or anything. That’s wonderful. No wonder the site feels so quiet and bookish.

The “Art of Fiction” series is great. Just black text on a white background—the interviewee is allowed to set the tone.