Five Points


Type Of Organization
Magazine
Phone
(404) 314-3900
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
Since the publication of its inaugural issue in 1996, Five Points has become one of this country’s best literary magazines. Published three times a year by the Georgia State University Department of English, each issue features poetry, fiction, essays, and interviews with the most compelling writers working today.

Social Media Platforms Used
IG, Facebook, Twitter
Is Your Group Affiliated With A University, Portal Or Other Agency?
yes
If Yes, Please Name
Georgia State University
Primary Editor/Contact Person
Megan Sexton
Contact Title
Editor
Publishes
essays, fiction, poetry, art, translation
Representative Authors
Melanie Rae Thon, Alice Hoffman, Mark Doty
Submissions Policy
2 submissions per genre per reading period.
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
Yes
Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
no
Reading Period
From 9 / 4 - 1 / 30
Reporting Time
3 - 4 months
Author Payments
cash, copies
Contests
James Dickey Poetry Prize. For guidelines visit: www.webdelsol.com/Five_Points
Number Of Paid Staff
7
Year Founded
1996
Distributors
Ingram, Media Solutions
Average Print Run
2,000
Total Circulation
2,000
Paid Subscriptions
800
Individual
$25 / Institution $54
Single Copy Price
$8
Back Issues Available
yes
Unsolicited Manuscripts Accepted
yes
If Yes, What Percent Of All Unsolicited MSS Are Published
5
Format
perfect
Dimensions
9 - 6.5
Average Number Of Pages
150

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