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Sunday, August 2, 2015

Where to Submit: August + September

Where to Submit: August + September

By August 1, 2015 Where to Submit

Summer lives on! Enjoy our newest list of presses, lit mags, fellowships, and residencies to submit to over the next couple months. As always, email Small Press Editor Dennis James Sweeney if we missed you. Wear suntan lotion and submit responsibly!

Presses:

Ashland Creek Press – Siskiyou Prize for New Environmental Literature / Deadline: September 1, 2015 / Fiction, Nonfiction / Prize: $1000 + Publication / Judge: Ann Pancake
Atticus Books / Now / Fiction, Memoir, Translations
Bellevue Literary Press / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction
Black Lawrence Press – St. Lawrence Book Award / Deadline: August 31, 2015 / Fiction, Poetry / $25 / Prize: $1000 + Publication
BlazeVOX / Now / Poetry, Fiction
BOA Editions – A. Poulin, Jr. Poetry Prize / August 1 – November 30, 2015 / Poetry / Prize: $1500 + Publication / Judge: Jericho Brown
Burnside Review Press Book Award / August 15 – November 30, 2015 / Poetry / $25 / Prize: $1000 + Publication / Judge: Mary Syzbist
Caketrain Competition / Deadline: October 15, 2015 / Poetry / $15 / Final Judge: Dara Wier / First Place: Publication, $250, 25 Contributor Copies
Calamari Archive / Now / All Genres
Counterpath Press / Year-Round
Dalkey Archive Press / Now / Fiction
Deep Vellum Publishing / Year-Round / Translations of Fiction and Nonfiction
Double Life Press / Now / All Genres
Dzanc Books – Short Story Collection Competition / Deadline: September 25, 2015 / Short Story Collections / $25 / Prize: $1000 Advance + Publication
FC2 – Ronald Sukenick Innovative Fiction Contest  / August 15 – November 1, 2015 / Fiction / $25 / Prize: $1500 + Publication / Final Judge: Joanna Ruocco
FC2 – Catherine Doctorow Innovcative Fiction Prize  / August 15 – November 1, 2015 / Fiction from a Writer with at Least Three Books of Fiction Published / $25 / Prize: $15000 + Publication / Final Judge: Steven Graham Jones
Horse Less Press – Open Reading: Book and Chapbook Manuscripts by Writers of Color / Now / Poetry, Hyrbid
Jellyfish Highway / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction / $3
Les Figues Press – NOS Book Contest / Deadline: September 15, 2015 / All Genres / $25 / Prize: $1000 + Publication / Judge: lê thi diem thúy
National Poetry Review Press / Deadline: August 31, 2015 / $27 / Prize: $1000 + Publication
Outpost 19 / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction
PEN/Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction / Deadline: August 15, 2015 / Fiction / $25 / Prize: $25000 + Publication with Algonquin Books
Phillip Levine Prize in Poetry / Deadline: September 30, 2015 / Poetry / $28 / Prize: $2000 + Publication by Anhinga Press / Judge: C. G. Hanzlicek
Plays Inverse Press / Now / Plays, Cross-Genre, Performance Lit
Queen’s Ferry Press / March 1 – August 31, 2015 / Fiction
Red Hen Press – Benjamin Saltman Poetry Award / Deadline: August 31, 2015 / $25 / Prize: $3000 + Publication / Judge: Carl Phillips
Red Mountain Press Poetry Prize / Deadline: September 15, 2015 / Poetry / $27 / Prize: $1000 + Publication
Sarabande Books – Open Essay Submissions / September 1 – 30, 2015 / Nonfiction
Skylight Press / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Esoteric
Sidebrow / August 1 – 31, 2015 / Prose, Poetry, Cross-Genre, Collaborative / $20
Subito Press Book Prizes / Deadline: August 15, 2015 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction / $25 / Judges: Ruth Ellen Kochler (Poetry), Jeffrey DeShell (Fiction), John D’Agata (Nonfiction)
Trembling Pillow Press / Now / $15 / Poetry, Poetry Translations, Essays About Poetry
Tupelo Press / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction
Two Dollar Radio / Now / Fiction
Two Lines Press / Now / Translations of Novels and Short Story Collections
Ugly Duckling Press / Deadline: October 1, 2015 / Queries for Books Not Classified as Translation
University of Arkansas Press – Miller Williams Poetry Series / Deadline: September 30, 2015 / Poetry / $28
University of Notre Dame Press – Ernest Sandeen Prize in Poetry / Deadline: September 1, 2015 / Poetry / $15 / Prize: $1000 + Publication / Judges: Joyelle McSweeney and Orlando Ricardo Menes

Chapbooks:

alice blue shotgun wedding series / Now / Prose and Poetry from Writers in the Pacific Northwest
Batcat Press / June 1 – August 31, 2015 / All Genres
Black Lawrence Press – The Fall Black River Chapbook Competition / September 1 – October 31, 2015 / Poetry, Fiction / $15
Cartridge Lit – Push [START] to Begin Chapbook Contest / July 1 – December 31, 2015 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry / Free / Prize: $150 + Digital Publication
Autumn House Press – Coal Hill Review Chapbook Contest / August 1 – November 1, 2015 / Poetry / $20 / Prize: $1000 + Publication
Fact-Simile Open Chapbook Reading Period / Deadline: September 30, 2015 / $12
Gold Line Press Chapbook Competitions / Deadline: August 15, 2015 / Poetry, Fiction / $15 / Prize: $500 + Publication / Judges: David Treuer (Fiction) and Anna Journey (Poetry)
H_NGM_N / Now / Poetry, Prose / $5
The Head & The Hand Press – Breadbox Chapbook Series / Now / Fiction, Nonfiction
Horse Less Press – Poetry & Pints Chapbook Release Series / Now / Poetry, Hybrid
Newfound – The Anzaldúa Poetry Prize / Deadline: August 15, 2015 / $15 / Prize: $500 + Publication / Judge: Carmen Giménez Smith
Omnidawn Fabulist Fiction Chapbook Contest / August 1 – October 26, 2015 / $18 / Prize: $1000 + Publication / Judge: Brian Evenson
Sixth Finch / Deadline: November 3, 2015 / Poetry / $12 /
Tammy / Year-Round
Tupelo Press – Sunken Garden Chapbook Prize / August 1 – October 31, 2015 / $25 / Poetry / Prize: $1000 + Publication / Judge: Peter Stitt

Journals & Anthologies:

3:AM / Now / Nonfiction, Poetry, Reviews
32 Poems / Year-Round / Poetry / $3
6×6 / Year-Round
The Account / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction
The American Literary Review Awards / Deadline: October 1, 2015 / $15 / Prize: $1000 + Publication / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction
Assaracus: A Journal of Gay Poetry / Now / Poetry
Asymptote / Year-Round / Translations of Drama, Fiction, Poetry, and Nonfiction
Banango Street / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art
Bat City Review / Deadline: October 1, 2015
Big Lucks / Now / Prose, Poetry
Birdfeast / Year-Round / All Genres
Black Sun Lit / Year-Round / Prose, Verse, Essays
Black Warrior Review / Deadline: September 1, 2015 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Graphic Prose
Black Warrior Review – Eleventh Annual Contest / Deadline: September 1, 2015 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction / $20 / Prize: $1000, Publication / Judges: Mary Roach (Nonfiction), Heather Christle (Poetry), Alissa Nutting (Fiction)
Blue Mesa Review: Annual Contest / Deadline: August 31, 2015 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction / $12 / Prize: Publication, $500 / Judges: Antonya Nelson (Fiction), Julie Carr (Poetry), Wendy C. Ortiz (Nonfiction)
BOAAT / Year-Round / Poems, Video-Poems, Fiction, Nonfiction
Body Parts Magazine / Now / Horror, Erotica, Speculative Fiction
BORT Quarterly / Deadline: August 31, 2015 / Poetry
Bombay Gin 42: Reprogramming the Wilderness / Deadline: August 15, 2015 / Prose, Poetry, Cross-Genre
Bone Bouquet / Now / Writing by Female-Identified Poets
Brooklyn Arts Press – Brooklyn Poets Anthology / Deadline: August 31, 2015
The Butter / Now / Essays, Short Fiction
Caketrain / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction
Cahoodaloodaling #18: Historical (Re)Tell / Deadline: September 19, 2015 / All Genres / Guest Editor: Laura Madeline Wiseman
Cartridge Lit / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Essays
Carve Magazine / Year-Round / Short Stories / $3
Chronopolis / Now / All Genres
The Collagist / March 1 – August 31, 2015 / Fiction, Poetry, Non-fiction, Novel Excerpts
Corium Magazine / Year-Round / Short Fiction, Very Short Fiction, Artwork
Curbside Splendor Monthly E-Zine / Now / Fiction, Poetry
decomP Magazine / Year-Round/ Prose, Poetry, Art
DIAGRAM / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction
DREGINALD / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose, Art
elsewhere / Now / Prose Poetry, Flash Fiction, Photography
Empty Oaks / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Art
FENCE / August 1 – 31, 2015 / Fiction, Poetry / Subscribers Only
Finery / Now / Poetry, Prose, Visual Art
Flag + Void / Year-Round / Poetry, Art
Fruita Pulp / Now / Poetry
Fugue / September 1, 2015 – May 1, 2016 / Poetry, Fiction, Essays / $3
Gigantic Sequins – Summer Contest Series / Deadline: September 10, 2015 / $5 / Prize: $75, Broadside of the Winning Work, Publication / Judges: Ronaldo V. Wilson (Poetry), Leesa Cross Smith (Flash Fiction)
Gigantic Sequins – General Submissions / Deadline: September 15, 2015
GlitterMOB / Now / Poetry
Gone Lawn: Issue #19 / Now / All Genres
Guernica / Now / Nonfiction, Fiction, Poetry, Art
Gulf Coast / September 1, 2015 – March 1, 2016 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry
Gulf Coast – Barthelme Prize for Short Prose / Deadline: August 31, 2015 / Prose Under 500 Words / Prize: $1000 + Publication / Judge: Steve Almond
Gulf Coast – Prize in Translation / Deadline: August 31, 2015 / Translations of Fiction and Nonfiction / Prize: $1000 + Publication / Judge: Ammiel Alcalay
H_NGM_N / September 15 – December 15, 2015 / Poetry, Prose
Hobart online / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction
Horse Less Review / Now / Poetry, Hybrid
Hunger Mountain / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, YA and Children’s Lit / $3
Iowa Review / September 1 – November 30, 2015 / $4 Online Submissions / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction
Inch / Now / Flash Fiction, Flash Nonfiction, Short Poems
Jenny / Deadline: September 1, 2015 / Fiction, Poetry, Creative Nonfiction
jmww  / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Flash Fiction
jubilat / September 1, 2015 – April 1, 2016 / Poetry
Juked / Year-Round / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry
Lazy Fascist Review / Now / Fiction, Poetry
Leveler / Year-Round / Poetry
Lumina – Fiction Contest / Deadline: October 1, 2015 / $12 / Prize: $500 + Publication / Judge: Roxane Gay
McNeese Review online / Now / Short Fiction, Poetry, Literary Nonfiction, Translations, Interviews, Art
The Meadow / September 1, 2015 – February 1, 2016 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Comics
Midwestern Gothic – The Lake Prize / Deadline: August 31, 2015 / Midwest Fiction and Poetry / $5 / Prize: $500 + Publication / Judges: Charles McLeod (Fiction), Marcus Wicker (Poetry)
Mississippi Review Prize / August 1, 2015 – January 1, 2016 / Poetry, Fiction / $16 / Prize: $1000 + Publication in Mississippi Review
Monkeybicycle / Now / Fiction, Nonfiction
NANO Fiction: The Queer Issue / June 15 – October 1, 2015 / Flash Fiction
NANO Prize / Deadline: September 1, 2015 / Flash Fiction / $20 / Prize: $1000 + Publication / Judge: Amber Sparks
New South / September 1, 2015 – April 30, 2016 / Fiction, Poetry, Essays
the Electric Encyclopedia of Experimental Literature/The Shrug / Now / All Genres / $5
Nightblock / Year-Round / Poetry, Fiction
Nimrod International Journal of Prose and Poetry / January 1 – November 30, 2015 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction / Submit by Post
Nonbinary Review / Now / All Genres
The Nottingham Review / Now / Short Stories, Flash Fiction
The Offing / Now / Nonfiction, Micro, Humor, Translations
PANK / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction
Phantom / Year-Round / Poetry
‘Pider / Now / Poetry
Pinball / Now / Fiction, Nonfiction, Comics
PLINTH / Now / All Genres
Poor Claudia – 10 Sources and Phenome / Now / Bibliographies, Poetry / $3
Prelude / Now / Poetry / $2
Pretty Owl Poetry / Now / Poetry, Flash Fiction
Puerto del Sol / September 15 – December 1, 2015 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Translations, Art, Criticism
Queen Mob’s Treehouse / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Art, Videos, Essays
Quiddity / Year-Round / Poetry, Prose
Requited / Now / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Performance Text, Visual/Video
Revolution John / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Flash Fiction
Rhino / April 1 – August 31, 2015 / Poetry, Translations of Poetry, Flash Fiction
Rhino – Founders’ Prize Contest / September 1 – October 31, 2014 / Poetry / $10 / Prize: $300 + Publication
Saw Palm: Florida Literature and Art – Cuba Theme / Deadline: October 1, 2015 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction, Art, Photography, Comics
Seattle Review / Year-Round / Essays and Fiction over 40 pages, Poems over 10 Pages / $3
Salamander Magazine / September 1, 2015 – April 30, 2016 / Poetry, Fiction, Nonfiction
Shirley / Year-Round / Fiction
Sixth Finch / Deadline: October 15, 2015 / Poetry, Art
Slant / September 1 – November 15, 2015 / Poetry
small po[r]tions journal / Deadline: August 16, 2015 / All Genres
SmokeLong Quarterly / Year-Round / Flash Fiction
Sonora Review / September 1, 2015 – May 1, 2016 / $3 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction
Southeast Review / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction
Sporklet / Now / Fiction, Poetry
Squalorly / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction
Sundog Lit / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction
Swarm / August 15 – October 31, 2015 / Fiction, Poetry
Sycamore Review  / September 1, 2015 – March 31, 2016 / Poetry, Prose, Nonfiction, Art
Tammy / September 1 – December 1, 2015 / $3 / All genres
Tell Us A Story / Year-Round / Flash Nonfiction, Poetry, Plays
TENDE RLOIN / Now / Poetry
Third Coast / September 15 – December 15, 2015 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction, Drama
The Tishman Review / Year-Round / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction
TRACT/TRACE / Now / Essays, Conversations, Interviews, Notes, Book Reviews
Trafika Europe / Now / Fiction, Poetry, Translation
Two Lines / Now / Translations of Poetry, Fiction, and Essays
TYPO / Now / Poetry
Up the Staircase Quarterly / Deadline: October 15, 2015 / Poetry, Art
upstreet / Deadline: September 1, 2015 – March 1, 2016 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction
Voicemail Poems / Now / Audio Poetry
The Volta / Year-Round / Poetry, Essays
wigleaf / Final Week of August and September, 2015 / Flash Fiction
Willow Springs / September 1, 2015 – May 31, 2015 / Fiction, Poetry, Nonfiction
Word For/Word / Now / Poetry, Prose, Poetics, Criticism, Visuals
Wreck Park / Now / Prose, Criticism
Zoetic Press / Now / Electronic & Interactive Literature
ZYZZYVA / August 1 – November 30, 2015 / Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry / Submit by Post

Residencies, Fellowships, & Conferences:

Barrelhouse – Proposals for “Conversations and Connections: Practical Advice on Writing” Conference / Deadline: September 13, 2015 / Conference: October 10, 2015 in Pittsburgh
BuzzFeed Emerging Writer Fellowship / Deadline: October 1, 2015
Hub City Writers House / Deadline: October 15, 2015 / Residency: 15 Weeks in Early 2016 + $150/Week
Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts Residency (Session 1) / Deadline: September 1, 2015 / $35 / Residency: 2-8 Weeks + $100/Week
MacDowell Colony (Spring Residencies) / Deadline: September 15, 2015 / $30
Millay Colony / Deadline: October 1, 2015 / $35
Omi International Arts Center – Writers Omi / Deadline: October 20, 2015
PEN Center USA – Emerging Voices Fellowship / Deadline: August 10, 2015 / Fellowship: Mentorship and Classes + $1000 Stipend
Sarabande Writing Residency at Bernheim Forest / Deadline: September 30, 2015 / Writer-In-Residence: D.A. Powell
Ucross Foundation Writer’s Residency (Spring Session) / Deadline: October 1, 2015 / $40
Vermont Studio Center / Deadline: October 1, 2015

1 comment:

Geoffrey A. Landis said...

Wow-- a great list. I'd better get moving!

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The poet doesn't invent. He listens. ~Jean Cocteau