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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Type of organization
Web address Social media platforms used
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
Witness seeks original fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and photography that is innovative in its approach, broad-ranging in its concerns, and that dazzles us with its unique perspective. We often enjoy material that ventures into international terrain.
Is your group affiliated with a University, portal or other agency?
If Yes, please name
Primary editor/Contact person
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, art, translation, graphic novel
Blends the features of a literary and an issue-oriented magazine to highlight the role of the modern writer as witness.
Recent Awards Received
Best American Poetry 2010 and 2012, The O. Henry Prize Stories 2013
Chris Abani, Maxine Chernoff, Leslie Jamison
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Simultaneous submissions accepted
<0 >Reading period
3 - 6 months
cash, copies, subscription
Number of paid staff
Number of unpaid staff
Ingram, Armadillo, Ubiquity
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
E-mail for information
Unsolicited Manuscripts Accepted
If Yes, What Percent Of All Unsolicited MSS Are Published?
9.375 - 6.625
Average Number of Pages