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Welcome to the CLMP Directory of independent literary publishers, a digital resource and offspring of CLMP’s former annual print directory.

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Aster(ix) Journal
  • Type of organization
  • Web address
  • Primary editor/Contact person
    Angie Cruz
  • Publishes
    essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, reviews, art, translation, audio, video, gr_novel
  • Focus
    Aster(ix) Journal is a forum dedicated to art, criticism and literature with a focus on works by and/or about women. Each issue serves as an archived conversation among artists, writers, activists and critics publishing fiction, poetry, nonfiction, criticism, visual art, plays, videos and interviews.
  • Representative authors
    Emily Raboteau, Nelly Rosario, Amy Sara Carroll
  • Submissions policy
    Editors may put out a call for specifically themed issues but we generally do not accept open submissions. With that said, if you have been admiring our work and would like to participate in the conversation we will consider queries for our Asterisms section and Microeditorials. You can email the editor at editor@asterixjournal.com (See website for details)
  • Simultaneous submissions accepted
  • Reading period
    Year round
  • Reporting time
    2 - 6 weeks
  • Author Payments
    none, copies
  • Number of paid staff
  • Number of unpaid staff
  • CLMP Member?
  • How many writers did you publish in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
  • How many live events did you present in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
  • Number of Issues per Year
  • Average Page Views per Month
  • Average Unique Visitors per Month
  • Publish Print Anthology?
  • Anthology Price
  • Publishes (%)
    25% Fiction, 20% Nonfiction, 10% Poetry, 5% Reviews, 15% Essays, 10% Art, 10% Translation, 5% Video
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