Editor: Dr. Peter Grimes
When Norman Macleod (1906-1985) founded Pembroke Magazine in 1969, he had already edited some of the top "little" magazines in the country, including Morada (1929-30), Front (1930-31), Maryland Quarterly (1942-44), and the Briarcliffe Quarterly (1944-47). Macleod edited Pembroke Magazine for ten years, when poet and North Carolina native Shelby Stephenson assumed the editorship. Stephenson, named North Carolina Poet Laureate in 2015, served as editor from 1979 until his retirement in 2010. Poet Jennifer Key, winner of the 2012 Tampa Review Prize for Poetry, served as Interim Editor from 2010-12. Dr. Peter Grimes, the current editor, has been in charge of the publication since 2017.
For information on the release of the 51st issue, visit https://www.uncp.edu/news/pembroke-magazine-publishes-51st-issue.
PO Box 1510
Pembroke, NC 28372-1510
Dr. Peter Grimes, Editor
Office: Dial Humanities Building, Room 102