24 Apr 2014

The Intervention’ by Tendai Huchu, published in Issue 7, has been shortlisted for the Caine Prize. Congratulations to the author. Details can be found here The winner of the £10,000 prize is to be announced at a celebratory dinner at the Bodleian Library, Oxford, on Monday.

30 May 2013

We have begun accepting blogs (under 750 words) starting 1 May 13. Thank you for your interest. Please visit the guidelines page for more.

20 Dec 2012

Starting from today, Open Road Review will pay Rs 1000 for all solicited works of fiction / poetry / artwork / creative nonfiction. Efforts are on to find ways to fund regular contributors too.

25 Nov 2012

We are now reading for Issue 4, due out 1 Feb 2013. Deadline 10 Jan 13.

25 Aug 2012

We are now reading for Issue 3, due out 1 Nov 12. Consider sending us your best work. Deadline 10 Oct. We look forward to reading it.

21 May 2012

There’s some good news. ORR has crossed 12000 page views. With this our aim to reach 1 million page views by May 2013 seems achievable.

ORR has changed the look of its pages if you have noticed. Do give your feedback if you wish any of the pages tweaked.

6 May 2012

ORR is now reading for Issue 2 due 1 August. Submit by 30 June 12. Confused how to submit? Check our Guidelines page from here. Writers published in Issue 1 are requested not to submit for Issue 2. We will be happy to consider your work for Issue 3 due 1 Nov 12. Thanks!

22 April 2012

Video–> Introducing ORR at Crossword bookstore, Jaipur, India

6 March 2012

The first issue of ORR will be published in May 2012 instead of April as declared earlier.  The decision is to ensure a bigger, more engaging collection from all across the globe. So keep sending, there’s room for more. Thanks!