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Paperbark

Literary Magazine

Fiction

Flash Fiction

Nonfiction

Flash Nonfiction

Poetry

Translation

Art

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An interdisciplinary print and digital magazine, published twice annually. The magazine focuses on criticism, art, poetry, and prose engaged with the environmental humanities.

Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    2 months*
    Editor reported data
  • Acceptance rate:
    8.93% *
    Editor reported data

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FeeNo

  • 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

    From the editors

    Best of the Net

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

    From the editors

    2

  • 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: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

Nonfiction - 5000 words max

Max words: 5000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

creative nonfiction, journalism, and science communication

Nonfiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Sub Genres: All / surprise us

creative nonfiction, journalism, and science communication

Poetry

Max pieces: 6

Translation

No specific limitations

Art

Max pieces: 6

How to submit

  • Processs

    Submittable

  • Cover letter

    You should also include a brief, third-person biography in the "Cover Letter" section on Submittable, to be featured online upon acceptance.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    Please use standard fonts and page numbers where applicable. Prose should be double-spaced.

  • Author's rights

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

  • Additional info

    Accept previously published artwork Helpful: reposting other opportunities on their Twitter:)

Tracker statistics

18

Total submissions tracked

32 days

Average response time

10%

Average acceptance rate

10 days

Fastest response time

63 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 247 days

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Submission calls

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About

Paperbark lives at the confluence of text and image, science and art. We believe in an obligation to a livable future nurtured through sustainability and collaborations between generations, populations, and fields of thought. Rooted in stewardship and committed to art’s transformative capacities, Pa...

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Founded

2017

Country

US

www.paperbarkmag.org

Masthead

    Editor  avatar

    Editor-in-Chief

    Editor Evelyn Maguire avatar

    Evelyn Maguire

    Managing Editor

    Editor Jane Feinsod avatar

    Jane Feinsod

    Poetry Editor

    Editor Joe Fritsch avatar

    Joe Fritsch

    Prose Editor