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AfricanWriter.com is open to all genres of literature from Africa and the African Diaspora. We publish prose fiction, creative non-fiction, folktales, poetry, dramatic pieces, essays/creative features, interviews/profiles, book excerpts/reviews, etc.

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  • Accepts simultaneous submissions

    What's that?

    When you can submit your work to multiple magazines at the same time

  • Accepts previously published

    What's that?

    When the magazine wants to publish your previously published work. Requirements vary

  • Nominates for prizes

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

    Expedited submission: When the magazine offers a faster response time for an extra fee

Fiction - 5000 words max

Max words: 1

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Nonfiction - 5000 words max

Max words: 1

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Poetry

Min pieces: 2

For poetry, submit at least 2 to give the readers a proper sampling of your work

Review

Max words: 1

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Interview

Max words: 1

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Play (dramatic pieces)

Max pieces: 1

How to submit

  • Processs

    Email

  • Cover letter

    No cover letter advice

  • Eligibility

    Creators from a specific location / ethnic group
    literature from Africa and the African Diaspora

  • Formatting

    We don't have formatting requirements for this magazine

  • Author's rights

    We don't have rights information for this magazine

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Tracker statistics

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Total submissions tracked

31 days

Average response time

75%

Average acceptance rate

11 days

Fastest response time

71 days

Slowest response time

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