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Welcome to Gulf Stream Online No. 5!

Fall Poetry Workshop

Denise Duhamel will be hosting a workshop on Collaborative Poetry on November 12 at Florida International University's Biscayne Bay Campus. Go to the Workshops page for more information!

Fall Submissions Are Open!

Submissions for the Fall 2011 issue are open! We will be accepting sumbissions of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction until November 15th. Visit the Guidelines page for more information.

Welcoming our 2011-2012 Editorial Staff

Editor: James Elens

Assistant Editor: Jason Jones

Fiction Editor: Justin Bendell

Poetry Editor: Amanda Hosey

Nonfiction Editor: Jan Becker

Features Editor: Susan Falco

Spring 2011

The winners and finalists for the 2011 Gulf Stream Award have been selected. Follow the link for the announcement.



Gulf Stream Magazine has been publishing emerging and established writers of exceptional fiction, nonfiction and poetry since 1989. We also publish interviews and book reviews. Past contributors include Sherman Alexie, Steve Almond, Jan Beatty, Lee Martin, Robert Wrigley, Dennis Lehane, Liz Robbins, Stuart Dybek, David Kirby, Ann Hood, Ha Jin, B.H. Fairchild, Naomi Shihab Nye, F. Daniel Rzicznek, and Connie May Fowler. Gulf Stream Magazine is supported by the Creative Writing Program at Florida International University in Miami, Florida.