The Birmingham Arts Journal publishes outstanding work by authors and artists from throughout the world.

The Journal is operated without profit by passionate volunteers, who believe that exceptional works by the famous, not-yet-famous, and never-to-be-famous deserve to be published side by side in a beautiful and creative setting.

The latest edition of the Birmingham Arts Journal is available online in its entirety.

» Previous editions are available here.

The Birmingham Arts Journal sponsors the annual
My Favorite Poem event. The Birmingham Arts Journal also sponsors the Andrew Glaze Poetry Prize in honor of Andrew Glaze (1920-2016), our friend and author who served as Alabama Poet Laureate 2012-2016, and was inducted into the inaugural (2015) Alabama Writers' Hall of Fame. This annual award in the amount of $200 is presented to the poet whose work is deemed most distinguished of the poems published in the Journal the previous year. Each year BAJ Editors select an out-of-state juror who will receive an honorarium in the amount of $100. Juror and winner for 2018 will be announced on the Journal website this April.

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