Type Of Organization
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
Salamander, Inc., is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit literary organization that publishes a biannual magazine of poetry, fiction, memoir, and works in translation. It was founded by Jennifer Barber in 1992 with the aim of publishing a generation of writers reaching artistic maturity and deserving of a wider audience alongside new work by established writers. In addition to the magazine, Salamander, Inc. sponsors events and readings in the Boston area and in New York. Salamander became affiliated with Suffolk University in the fall of 2005. Its annual fiction contest began in 2010. Salamander has received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Massachusetts Cultural Council, the Council for Literary Magazines and Presses, Bradford College, and the Brookline Council on the Arts and Humanities.
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Primary Editor/Contact Person
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, reviews, art, translation
Recent Awards Received
Our writers have been recipients of the National Book Critics Circle Award; included in Pushcart Prize Anthology; have receiv
Jen Fawkes, Ben Berman, Andrea Cohen
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Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
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Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
From 9 / 1 - 4 / 30
3 - 4 months
We have an annual fiction contest, May 15th to June 15th submission period.
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Number Of Unpaid Staff
Ubiquity; Media Solutions
$27 (2 yr)
Single Copy Price
Back Issues Available
Unsolicited Manuscripts Accepted
If Yes, What Percent Of All Unsolicited MSS Are Published
5.5 - 8.5
Average Number Of Pages