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AGON Journal

Literary Magazine


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AGON seeks work unimpeded by form or by theme. For those who suffer writing as an ailment / For those who savor writing as a remedy: we offer ourselves to suffer at your side.

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  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
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  • Acceptance rate:



  • 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: 500

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 500

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 4

Sub Genres: Literary

Nonfiction - 8000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max words: 8000

"Essays, literary criticism or analysis, art history/theory, etc. "


Max pieces: 5


Max pieces: 5

Painting, drawing, sculpture, collages.


Max pieces: 5

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    No cover letters needed, only a third-person bio - however, at least type something further from lifelessness, some simple hello, in the body of the-mail so there could be something nearing humanity between us.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    This magazine does not list any details on their website for this section.

  • Author's rights

    This magazine does not list any details on their website for this section.

  • Additional info

    Additional submission category - Dreams Accounts of dreams around 500-1000 words. Multiple dreams may be submitted, by name or anonymously. Those submitting to other categories may still feel free to make a separate/accompanying dream submission. Similarly, those making no other type of submission may still send in dream submissions.

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

48 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

13 days

Fastest response time

82 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 108 days

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Agon (ἀγών), the root of agōnía (ἀγωνία); agony. A contest or struggle. The counterposition of the antipodal. Paroxysms of pain and of joy; the prodigious swell of life alternating between the ecstasy of death erupting within one’s breast. The contestation of the artist with their precursors, the st...

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