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Literary Magazine

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Art

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As the editors of the farthest north literary magazine, we’ve chosen an unconventional, expansive place to live. That, too, is what we seek in your submissions. Give us the stuff you tucked away in the folder you hesitate to open on the weekdays—the pieces you scour and revise during weekend binges.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Send us your best but less intimidating
  • Response time:
    6 months*
    Editor reported data
     / 
    164 days*
    Chill Subs tracker stats
  • Acceptance rate:  / 
    11.11%*
    Chill Subs tracker stats

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Fee$3

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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

    From the editors

    yes

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

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

Fiction - 8000 words max

Max words: 8000

Max pieces: 1

Sub Genres: Literary, Experimental

Submission fee: $ 3

Fiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Sub Genres: Literary, Experimental

Submission fee: $ 3

Nonfiction - 8000 words max

Max words: 8000

Max pieces: 1

Submission fee: $ 3

Nonfiction - 1000 words max

Max words: 1000

Max pieces: 3

Submission fee: $ 3

Poetry

Max pieces: 5

Submission fee: $ 3

Hybrid

Max words: 8000

Submission fee: $ 3

Nonfiction prose poems, stories in verse, graphic essays. We are especially excited for excerpts from your comic books and graphic novels.

Art

Submission fee: $ 3

Photographs, drawings, cover art, etc.

Photography

Submission fee: $ 3

No specific limitations

How to submit

  • Processs

    Submittable

  • Cover letter

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  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

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  • Author's rights

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

  • Additional info

    Copies. Contributors will receive one copy of the issue in which their work appears. Additional copies can be purchased at the reduced price of $5. Haven't been active on socials lately

Tracker statistics

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Total submissions tracked

164 days

Average response time

11.11%

Average acceptance rate

19 days

Fastest response time

230 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 771 days

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About

Located at 64° 50′ N, 198 miles from the Arctic Circle, Permafrost Magazine is the farthest north literary journal for writing and the arts. We’re proud of Permafrost’s forty years as interior Alaska’s foremost literary magazine. Founded in 1977, Permafrost is housed at the University of Alaska Fai...

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Founded

1977

Country

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    Editor Courtney Skaggs avatar

    Courtney Skaggs

    Editor-in-Chief

    Editor Liz Bolton avatar

    Liz Bolton

    Managing & Nonfiction Editor

    Editor Delcenia Cosman avatar

    Delcenia Cosman

    Managing & Hybrid Editor

    Editor K Janeschek avatar

    K Janeschek

    Poetry Editor

    Editor Audrey Coble avatar

    Audrey Coble

    Web & Design Editor

    Editor Jane Jacob avatar

    Jane Jacob

    Fiction Editor