April 25, 2012
Paying Markets And Jobs For April 25th | printable version
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The Antigonish Review, P.O. Box 5000, 42 West St., Suite 217, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS, B2G 2W5, Canada. P(902)867-3962. F(902)867-5563. Email: TAR-at-stfx.ca. Website: http://www.antigonishreview.com. Bonnie McIsaac, Office Manager. "The Antigonish Review is a quarterly literary journal published by St. Francis Xavier University. The Review features poetry, fiction, reviews and critical articles from all parts of Canada, the U.S. and overseas, using original graphics to enliven the format." Welcomes new writers. 90% freelance. Circ. 1200. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms six months after acceptance. Buys first rights. No reprints. Responds 4-8 months. Sample copy available by mail for $7. Subscription $24, $30 Canada; $40 other. Guidelines online here.
CURRENT NEEDS: Pays "$50.00 plus two copies for fiction, essays, articles and book reviews; $10.00 per page to a maximum of $50.00 plus two copies for poetry."
PHOTOS/ART: "$100.00 plus two copies for cover art. Cover art queries by email only."
HINTS: "Queries by email only please."
Antioch Review, P.O. Box 148, Yellow Springs, OH 45387. P(937)769-1365. Email: mkeyes-at-antiochreview.org. Website: http://www.antiochreview.org. "The Antioch Review, founded in 1941, is one of the oldest, continuously publishing literary magazines in America. We publish fiction, essays, and poetry from both emerging as well as established authors. Authors published in our pages are consistently included in Best American anthologies and Pushcart prizes. We continue to serve our readers and our authors and to encourage others to publish the Žbest words in the best order.'" Welcomes new writers. Circ. 3K. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms within six months of acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds 4-6 months. Sample copy available for sale online. Subscription $40, $56 Canada. Guidelines online here.
CURRENT NEEDS: "As always, their best work." Pays $20 per published page. "We don't generally publish pieces longer than 8000 words." Submit complete ms by mail with SASE.
Apex Magazine, Apex Publications, P.O. Box 24323, Lexington KY 40524. Email: jason-at-apexbookcompany.com. Website: http://www.apex-magazine.com. Lynne M. Thomas, Editor-in-Chief; Gill Ainsworth, Senior Editor; Assistant Editor; Maggie Slater, 100% freelance. "We want science fiction, fantasy, horror, and mash-ups of all three - the dark, weird stuff down at the bottom of your little literary heart. This magazine is not a publication credit, it is a place to put your secret places and dreams on display. Short fiction." Unsolicited poetry not accepted. Welcomes new writers. Circulation: 12K views per month. Monthly. Pays 30 days after publication. Publishes ms 3-6 months after acceptance. Buys first rights and non-exclusive anthology rights. Responds 30-60 days. Guidelines online at http://www.apex-magazine.com/submission-guidelines.
CURRENT NEEDS: See guidelines. Fiction: Pays $0.05/word. Stories no longer than 5000 words. Poetry: $0.25/line or $5 per poem, whichever is greater. No line limit. Submit manuscript to apex.submissions-at-gmail.com ONLY.
Burnside Review, P.O. Box 1782, Portland, OR 97207. Website: http://www.burnsidereview.org. Sid Miller, Editor. "We are a nonprofit, independent literary journal out of Portland, Oregon. Each issue features one interview, poetry and short fiction." Welcomes new writers. Circ. 500. Publishes issue every nine months. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 2-12 months after acceptance. Buys first rights. No reprints. Responds 2-6 months. Sample copy available by ordering online. Subscription $14 for two issues. Guidelines online here.
CURRENT NEEDS: "Poetry and short fiction under 5000 words." Pays $50. Submit query through online submission manager at link above.
HINTS: "Have a feel for our journal. Look at the writers we've published. If possible, read a past issue to better understand our tastes."
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