Red Dirt Press Forum

Red Dirt Forum

Red Dirt Forum is an online publication that features contemporary voices of the Southern United States. Genres include poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. Author interviews by publisher query only. RDF is also dedicated to highlighting universal themes of social justice as they interface with the New South.

Submission Guidelines: Send submissions to [email protected] and state in the header that this is a submission for RDF. Attach work in Word format, not PDF, and include full name and email information. Three poems, two prose pieces, maximum. If we wish to see more, we will let you know. Include a brief author bio.


Red Dirt Forum | Issue 4

The Music issue includes work by George Perrault, Rajashree Koppolu, Susan Zurenda, Alec Solomita and others.


Red Dirt Forum | Issue 3

Issue three contains works by Fred Chappell, Joseph Bathanti, Julia Nunnally Duncan, Yasser El-Sayed, Bruce Craven, and others.


Red Dirt Forum | Issue 2

This issue includes music lyrics and an interview with Shawna Russell, an author interview with Lara Bernhardt, poetry and prose by Nancy Dillingham, Carl Sennhenn, Suzanne Hudson, John Dorroh, Patricia Taylor, Joe Formichella, William Bernhardt, and others.


Red Dirt Forum | Issue 1

This inaugural issue includes music lyrics by StumbleEast bandmates Kevin Hall and Jay Tracy, poetry and prose by William Bernhardt, Vaibhav Saini, Julia Nunnally Duncan, and others.