Community of Literary Magazines and Presses
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CLMP Directory of independent literary publishers, a digital resource and offspring of CLMP’s former annual print directory.
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Featuring the winner and runners-up of the Crazyshorts! Short-Short Fiction Competition; poetry from Erica Dawson, Sally Wen Mao, L. Lamar Wilson, Christopher Citro, and others; fiction by Nathan Oates, Jackie Thomas-Kennedy, Jonathan Durbin, and others; and nonfiction from Paul Guest and Jane Bernstein, among others.
Is your group affiliated with a University, portal or other agency?
If Yes, please name
College of Charleston
Primary editor/Contact person
Jonathan Bohr Heinen
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, art, translation
Recent Awards Received
Best Am. Fiction 2008, Best Am. NonRequired Reading 2009, Best Am. Poetry 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005; 2007 Pushcart Prize.
Dean Young, Michael Martone, Nance Van Winckel
Use our submission manager, which can be found on our website, and upload file up to 25 pages of prose or 3-5 poems
Simultaneous submissions accepted
From 9 / 15 - 5 / 31
4 - 6 months
cash, copies, subscription
$2000 fiction, nonfiction, and poetry prizes. See our website for contest guidelines. (
See website for details
Number of paid staff
Number of unpaid staff
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)?
Single Copy Price
Back Issues Available
$200/full page; .
Unsolicited Manuscripts Accepted
If Yes, What Percent Of All Unsolicited MSS Are Published?
8.75 - 8.25
Average Number of Pages