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  • 11 issues per year
  • Access to the digital editions of Poetry via our iOS and Android apps, available in the App Store, Google Play, and Amazon.

NOTE: New subscribers will receive their first issue 6-8 weeks after purchasing a subscription (8-10 weeks international).

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For readers who are visually impaired, Poetry is available in braille from the Library of Congress. To request a braille edition, call 800-424-8567.

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What is included in a print subscription?

A subscription gives you printed issues (11 per year) of our magazine, featuring collectible cover art and some of the best contemporary poetry published today.

Print subscribers to Poetry magazine have complimentary access to the digital editions of the magazine throughout their subscription period. The digital edition is available through the Poetry magazine app in the Apple App Store, Google Play, and Amazon Appstore.

How do I access the digital edition?

To access the digital version on a mobile device, download the Poetry magazine app in the Apple App Store, Google Play, or Amazon Appstore and when prompted enter the email address associated with your subscription. To access the digital version on a computer, visit

What is included in the Poetry Magazine App?

The app includes the latest issue plus back issues dating back to 2016.

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What if I didn't provide an email address when I subscribed?

Please contact customer service to add your preferred email address to your subscription profile: 1-800-327-6976 or [email protected].

Following the addition of your email address to your account, your digital account will be active in approximately 48 hours or less.

Is there a way to purchase back issues of the magazine?

Yes! Through our web store, you can shop for back issues. Our full archive back to 1912 is also available to read for free on our website.

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