Allegheny Review


The Allegheny REVIEW

The Allegheny Review, which was first published in 1983, was America’s first nationwide literary magazine dedicated exclusively to undergraduate works of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction. Published annually, the periodical showcases some of the best literature the nation’s undergraduates have to offer.

A short list of authors who were first published in The Allegheny Review as undergraduates:

  • David Foster Wallace
  • Ander Monson
  • Joel Brouwer
  • John Poch
  • A. Manette Ansay
  • Ben Marcus
  • Victoria Chang
  • Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • Ashley Wurzbacher
  • Jacques L. Rancourt
  • Claire Messud
  • William Brewer
  • James Davis May
  • Ryann Stevenson
  • Carrie Fountain
  • Addie Tsai
  • Rossana Young Oh
  • Max Heinegg
  • Wendy Chen