Tar River Poetry is published twice yearly, in the spring and fall. Subscriptions are $12 a year, $20 for two years. Single issues are $7.00 postpaid.

PAYMENT BY CHECK: Please CLICK HERE to download a pdf subscription form, or simply send a check for the appropriate amount to

Tar River Poetry

115 Erwin Hall

Mail Stop 159

East Carolina University

East Fifth Street

Greenville NC 27858-4353

Make your check out to "Tar River Poetry." Be sure to include your name and mailing address, and indicate the issue with which you'd like your subscription to begin.

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Two-Year Subscription:
Four Issues, $20.00 (regularly $28.00; an $8.00 savings)


One-Year Subscription:
Two Issues, $12.00 (regularly $14.00; a $2.00 savings)


Single Sample Issue:
$7.00 postpaid


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