Advertise with CNF
First published in 1993, Creative Nonfiction was the first magazine devoted exclusively to publishing high quality nonfiction prose. Today, CNF is an essential resource for anyone with an artistic, professional or critical stake in the genre—or for anyone who simply enjoys true stories, well told.
Advertising with CNF is an excellent way to reach a highly targeted audience of nonfiction readers and writers nationwide and abroad. Affordable advertising options are available both in the quarterly print magazine and our monthly e-newsletter.
Each issue of Creative Nonfiction reaches approximately 3,500 subscribers across 26 countries, with an estimated print run of 7,000 copies. Ad spaces can be reserved individually or in a discounted package. Please note that all art is published in black and white and must be submitted as high res images (minimum 300dpi).
Upcoming Print Advertising Opportunities
CNF #52: Summer 2014
Special Issue: Telling Stories That Matter
Reservations due April 28, 2014
Art due May 5, 2014
CNF #53: Fall 2014
Special Issue: Mistakes
Reservations due July 28, 2014
Art due August 4, 2014
CNF #54: Winter 2015
General Reading Issue
Reservations due October 27, 2014
Art due November 3, 2014
CNF #55: Spring 2015
Special Issue: Memoir
Reservations due January 26, 2015
Art due February 2, 2015
* Please note that publication schedules sometimes shift due to unforeseen circumstances. To assure that your advertising experience is beneficial to you and our readers, we recommend that the deadline in time-sensitive ads be outside two months of our publication date.
Each month, the CNF newsletter reaches over 11,000 active subscribers and has an average click-through rate of 28%. Banner ads, measuring 550 points wide by 150 points tall, are available for $115.
Ads should be created as jpegs, tifs or gifs, in RGB color mode, and should be submitted by the first Friday of the month in which they will appear. View examples of past newsletters in our online archive.
FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO PLACE AN AD
Call us at 412-688-0304 or contact our advertising manager, Alicia Barnes, at barnes [at] creativenonfiction.org for more information or to reserve a space today.