Conjunctions logo
Open

Conjunctions

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Nonfiction

Poetry

Hybrid

Translation

469
0
Conjunctions latest issue

Bard College’s literary journal Conjunctions publishes innovative fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction by emerging voices and contemporary masters.

Highlights

  • Vibe:Very fancy very impressive very not fast
  • Response time:
    1-4 months*
    Editor reported data
     / 
    75 days*
    Chill Subs tracker stats
  • Acceptance rate:
    1% *
    Editor reported data
     / 
    0%*
    Chill Subs tracker stats

Pays$150

Find more details in the Genres section

Fee$3

Find more details in the Genres section

  • 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

Sub Genres: Literary, Experimental

Submission fee: $ 3

Payment: $ 150

Although we have no official restrictions regarding word count, most of the manuscripts we select for publication are under eight thousand words long.

Nonfiction

Submission fee: $ 3

Payment: $ 150

Although we have no official restrictions regarding word count, most of the manuscripts we select for publication are under eight thousand words long.

Poetry

Submission fee: $ 3

Payment: $ 150

We suggest sending half a dozen poems, depending on length.

Hybrid

Submission fee: $ 3

Payment: $ 150

Although we have no official restrictions regarding word count, most of the manuscripts we select for publication are under eight thousand words long.

Translation

Submission fee: $ 3

Payment: $ 150

No specific limitations

How to submit

  • Processs

    Submittable

  • Cover letter

    Along with your manuscript, please include a brief cover letter. Be sure to list your name, the title of your submission, and your email address. Former contributor to Conjunctions, in print or online? Please note this in your cover letter.

  • 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

    We do pay our writers an honorarium for the print issue. It changes each issue depending on our budget, but is often around $150 (some issues more). We also accept submissions by mail year-round (no submissions fee, but writers will have to pay for postage and include a SASE), and have two submittable windows each year, open in the spring and fall.

Tracker statistics

117

Total submissions tracked

75 days

Average response time

0%

Average acceptance rate

8 days

Fastest response time

144 days

Slowest response time

Сhill Subs is able to provide internal statistics because you use our tracker! You're the best!

person with a laptop

The Submissions Grinder Statistics

0.00%

12-month average acceptance rate

72 days

12-month average response time

Managed by editors

Submission calls

    Revenants, The Ghost Issue

    Open

    Deadline: Jun 1, 2024

    Submissions are open year-round by postal mail.

    Read more

    Postal Mail

    Open

    Submissions are open year-round by postal mail.

    Read more

About

For some four decades, Conjunctions has challenged accepted forms and styles, with equal emphasis on groundbreaking experimentation and rigorous quality. We are committed to launching and supporting the careers of unknown authors—William T. Vollmann, David Foster Wallace, Karen Russell, Isabella Ham...

Read more

Founded

1981

Country

US

www.conjunctions.com

Masthead

    Editor Bradford Morrow avatar

    Bradford Morrow

    Editor-in-Chief

    Editor Clare Shearer avatar

    Clare Shearer

    Managing Editor