Arabesques is an international algerian literary and cultural review publishing original poetry, literary criticism, interviews, fiction, non-fiction stories, essays, translations, social and political commentary, art works and photographs. Please use the following guidelines when submitting manuscripts for consideration.

We consider original works as well as translations of poetry into English. We accept submissions year round. We ask that you do not make multiple submissions: please wait for a response to your submission before sending new work.

Do not send more than six poems, three stories or essays at a time. Submissions can be made by email to:

All submissions must be in English and previously unpublished. Translations are acceptable and should be accompanied by a copy of the original text. Simultaneous submissions are also acceptable, so long as we are notified immediately if the manuscript is accepted for publication elsewhere. Be sure to include email contact information. Work that has appeared online is considered to have been previously published and should not be submitted.

Please do not inquire about the status of your manuscript unless more than two months have passed.

All work submitted to TAR is considered for publication in The Arabesques Review only.