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Founded online in 2004, Guernica is an award-winning 501(c)3 non-profit magazine focused on the intersection of arts and politics. Run entirely by a staff of volunteers, Guernica is a home for incisive ideas and necessary questions. We publish memoir, reporting, interviews, commentary, poetry, fiction, and multimedia journalism exploring identity, conflict, culture, justice, science, and beyond. With contributors from every continent and at every stage of their careers, we are proud to feature singular perspectives on the critical issues facing our world today.
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Shortform nonfiction - News, reviews, commentary, and criticism, typically 1,000 - 3,000 words. Longform nonfiction - Essays, memoir, and reportage, typically 3,000 - 7,500 words. Fiction - Short stories or excerpts from unpublished novels, typically 1,500 - 7,000 words. Note that we do not publish flash fiction or genre pieces. Poetry Please one submission at a time, no multiple submissions. Simultaneous submissions are acceptable, as long as you immediately notify the Guernica editors that your piece has been accepted elsewhere. We rarely accept nonfiction submissions solely from the pitch. To avoid delayed responses, please send the full manuscript you’d like us to work with. We are only interested in original, unpublished manuscripts.
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