The Belladonna* mission is to promote the work of women writers who are adventurous, experimental, politically involved, multi-form, multicultural, multi-gendered, impossible to define, delicious to talk about, unpredictable and dangerous with language.
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Primary editor/Contact person
Belladonna promotes the work of avant garde women writers of diverse backgrounds and cultures.
Alice Notley, Renee Gladman, Mei-Mei Berssenbrugge
We will consider unsolicited mss through our membership network or in a letter of inquiry to the press. However, we do not hold regular open reading periods.
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Simultaneous submissions accepted
6 - 12 months
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20% Paperback, 75% Chapbook, 5% Other
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