Women Empowered- India


Type Of Organization
Online
Mission Statement / Editorial Focus
Our focus is on creating an open, shared space for literary initiatives through books, readings & discussions on the road towards gender equality

Social Media Platforms Used
facebook
Is Your Group Affiliated With A University, Portal Or Other Agency?
no
Primary Editor/Contact Person
Smeetha Bhoumik
Contact Title
Editor-in - Chief
Publishes
essays, fiction, nonfiction, poetry, reviews, translation
Recent Awards Received
The MAP Leadership Award 2018 presented by Mumbai Art & Poetry Festival, recognising WE events organised by women for women
Representative Authors
Nishat Haider, Taseer Gujral, Steffen Horstmann
Submissions Policy
As of now, an open call for submissions is sent out in addition to invited articles, essays, poetry. Please send your queries to [email protected]
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions
Yes
Submission Guidelines URL
http:/www.womenempoweredindia.net
Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
yes
Reading Period
Year round
Reporting Time
10 - 6 weeks
Author Payments
royalties
Number Of Paid Staff
3
Number Of Unpaid Staff
1
Year Founded
2016
Number Of Issues Per Year
1
Ads?
no
Average Page Views Per Month
2500
Average Unique Visitors Per Month
2000
Publish Print Anthology?
yes
Anthology Price
Rs 450
Fiction
8
Nonfiction
8
Poetry
80
Reviews
4
Name
Smeetha Bhoumik
Title
Chief Editor, [email protected]
How Did You Arrive At Your Current Position?
Through the illuminating pathways of art & poetry, reading, writing and creating a shared space for equitable, harmonious belonging...
What Is The Staff Structure At Your Magazine/press?
We were a group of five editors for our first anthology of creative writing that many encompassed many different genres. This structure could change depending on the new initiative/ publication type.
Do You Have Any Cover Letter Advice?
Our advice to poets/writers reads as follows : Please be brief and to the point when writing in with your work, and highlight the salient aspects .
How Are Submissions Processed In Your Magazine/press?
Submissions are reviewed by the genre expert (for example leading figures in poetry, essay, flash fiction, Japanese short forms had reviewed the respective submissions for our first anthology).
What Do You Look For In A Submission?
Creativity, authenticity, playfulness, experimentation, a sense of exploring/& breaking boundaries. ... the most beautiful things under the sun !
What Advice Do You Have For First-time Submitters?
Just go for it ! You are creative and fun, and we love you.
Do You Have A Favorite Unsolicited Submission Discovery Or Anecdote?
Yes. A refreshingly bold and candid 'feminist' young man who writes beautifully on gender equality/ breaking stereotypes/ changing mindsets/ feminism and embracing equality.
Who Is Your Ideal Reader?
All who get a warm and fuzzy feeling when a book reaches their hands, hearts beating in anticipation of the wonders inside....

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