Five Points


Type Of Organization
Magazine
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.

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 Email
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
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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