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“. . . one of the best annual collections of poetry you can find.” New Pages review.


Our Founders’ Contest is open for submissions of poetry through October 31.

Our general reading period for

poetry, poetry in translation, and flash fiction 

is April 1 – August 31.  

RHINO is part of a large literary community in the Chicago area.

Visit our Big Horn Blog and scroll down for Local Lit Mags & Zines, Reading Series, Local Poetry Calendars, Independent Presses, Youth Poetry Organizations, etc.

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RHINO is a proud member of the Community of Literary Magazines and Presses [c l m p].

RHINO Poetry is supported in part by the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation, the Illinois Arts Council, a state agency, and Poets & 4c9v5o48Writers, Inc. Copyright RHINO Poetry.

2015 artwork by Keith J. Taylor.