805 Lit + Art is an online, international literary journal published by a public library in Florida. 805 seeks to publish debut and emerging writers, poets, and artists and to provide high quality literature and art to readers. 805 submits contributors to literary prizes and awards, and one of our short stories was a finalist for Best of the Net Anthology this year.
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Manatee County Public Library System
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essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, art
Recent Awards Received
2018 Florida Library Association Innovation Award
Runner-Up 2017 Tampa Creative Loafing Best of the Bay- Best Local Litmag
We take simultaneous submissions worldwide via Submittable and do not charge any reading fees. We have 8 editors- half are library staff and the other staff are volunteers including a professor, a local writer, a librarian for another library, and a college student. We have rolling submissions. (See website for details)
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30% Fiction, 20% Nonfiction, 10% Poetry, 40% Art