Subtropics Guidelines Information

Subtropics Established: 2006

Frequency: twice a year

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Twitter: @subtropicsmag

Description: Subtropics seeks to publish the best literary fiction, essays, and poetry being written today, both by established and emerging authors. It is co-published twice per year by the University of Florida Press and the Department of English, University of Florida.

Editor(s): David Leavitt

Needs: Literary fiction, essays and poetry.

Rights: North American first serial rights.

Payment: Subtropics pays a flat fee of $1,000 ($500 for a short short) for stories and essays. They pay $100 per poem.

Tips: The editors advise reading an issue of the magazine before submitting your work to get a feel for the kind of writing they publish.

How to Submit: Submit only through the Subtropics Submittable form. There is a $3.00 charge for each submission. Submissions are accepted during select periods of the year. Simultaneous submissions are accepted.

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Address: Subtropics

P.O. Box 112075 4008 Turlington Hall

University of Florida Gainesville FL 32611-2075

This listing was last reviewed and/or updated on 2018-03-27

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