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THEMA Literary Society
thema@cox.net
  • Type of organization
    magazine
  • Phone
    (504) 940-7156
  • Web address
  • Social media platforms used
    Facebook
  • Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
    THEMA is a theme-generated journal of short stories, poetry, art and photography, each issue a stand-alone anthology based on a unique theme. The journal is designed to provide a stimulating forum for established and emerging literary artists, to serve as source material and inspiration for teachers of creative writing, and to provide readers with a unique collection of creative work.
  • Is your group affiliated with a University, portal or other agency?
    no
  • Primary editor/Contact person
    Virginia Howard
  • Contact title
    Editor, THEMA
  • Publishes
    essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, art
  • Focus
    Each issue revolves around an unusual theme. We're looking for the most original, clever interpretations of the theme.
  • Representative authors
    Charlotte Hart, Kemp Pheley, Melita Schaum
  • Submissions policy
    We do not accept electronic submissions except from authors living outside the U.S. Submission for which no THEMA theme has been indicated will not be considered. (See website for details)
  • Accepts unsolicited submissions?
    Yes
  • Simultaneous submissions accepted
    yes
  • Reading period
    Year round
  • Reporting time
    4 - 6 months
  • Author Payments
    cash, copies
  • Number of paid staff
    0
  • Number of unpaid staff
    12
  • Distributors
    EBSCO
  • CLMP Member?
    yes
  • How many writers did you publish in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
    57
  • How many live events did you present in your most recent year (calendar or fiscal)?
    0
  • ISSN Number
    1041-4851
  • Total Circulation
    300
  • Paid Subscriptions
    220
  • Individual Price
    20
  • Insitutional Price
    20
  • Single Copy Price
    10
  • Back Issues Available
    yes
  • Ads?
    no
  • Unsolicited Manuscripts Accepted
    yes
  • If Yes, What Percent Of All Unsolicited MSS Are Published?
    10
  • Format
    perfect
  • Dimensions
    8.5 - 5.5
  • Average Number of Pages
    110

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