Tuesday, August 25, 2009
ARKTOI Seeks Poetry from Lesbian Authors
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: ARKTOI BOOKS, AN IMPRINT OF RED HEN PRESS SEEKING POETRY FROM LESBIAN AUTHORS
Deadline: November 30, 2009
Book-length manuscripts of between 50 and 80 pages are now being accepted for 2011 publication. Electronic submissions are accepted. There is no fee for submitting.
A cover letter, sent via email with a poetry manuscript, should present a short biographical statement by the writer and and overview of the work.
Please go to www.arktoi.com for more information and for profiles of current Arktoi authors.
Manuscripts should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org, as should inquires about the press.
Arktoi Books, an imprint of Red Hen Press, was established in 2006 by Eloise Klein Healy to publish literary works of high quality by lesbian writers. The mission of Arktoi Books is to give lesbian writers more access to "the conversation" that having a book in print affords. Submissions by both new and established authors are welcome
Special thanks to Ellen Bass for sharing this listing.