Media Kit


The cover to the 2024 WLT Media Kit

View or download a PDF of the 2024 Media Kit.

About WLTs Readership

Advertising with WLT gives you the potential to connect annually with more than 1.3 million cosmopolitan readers who are actively interested in international culture, modern literature, translation, and new authors from all over the world.


2024 Editorial Overview

January: NSK Prize Winner Gene Luen Yang
March: Writing the Polycrisis: Climate Lit from the Global South
May: The City Issue: Buenos Aires
July: Global Horror
September: Japanese Women Writers
November: TBA


Print Rates

Back cover: $1,250
Cover (inside front): $800
Cover (inside back): $800
Full page (vertical): $700
Half page (inside cover, horizontal): $500
Half page (interior, vertical): $400


Print Ad Sizes

Full page (vertical): 7.5 x 9.875 inches
Half page (horizontal): 7.5 x 4.75 inches
Half page (vertical): 4 x 9.875 inches
Back cover: 8.5 x 10.875 inches (plus bleed 8.75 x 11.125 inches) 


Web Ad Sizes and Rates

Box (300 x 250 px): $650/month
Email Newsletter (450 x 375 px): $650/newsletter
One-Day Site Takeover = Large Leaderboard (1170 x 250px) + Box (300 x 250px)l: $1,000 


5% discount for prepaid ads
10% discount for 2 consecutive ads booked at the same time
15% discount for 3 consecutive ads booked at the same time
15% agency discount
Nonprofits and independent presses, ask us about our special rates!


Issue Reservations Due Materials Due Publication Date
January/February 11/01 11/25 1/1
March/April 1/01 1/25 3/1
May/June 3/01 3/25 5/1
July/August 5/01 5/25 7/1
September/October 7/01 7/25 9/1
November/December 9/01 9/25 11/1




Ready to make an ad reservation? Email your reservation to Terri Stubblefield ([email protected]) and include the issue date, ad size, and any special requirements. Print and web ads should also be emailed to Terri.