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ZYZZYVA

Literary Magazine

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Reflecting the values that make San Francisco a cultural beacon, ZYZZYVA publishes a literary journal defined by its risk-taking and egalitarianism, and by its focus on inclusivity and excellence.

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Highlights

  • Vibe:Very fancy very impressive very not fast
  • Response time:
    over 1 year*
    Editor reported data
     / 
    215 days*
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  • Acceptance rate:  / 
    3.75%*
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PaysNo

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

  • 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

Max pieces: 1

Nonfiction

Max pieces: 1

Poetry

Max pieces: 5

Art

If you are submitting artwork, please mail us scans on disc or copies on paper. We are happy to consider original artwork in black and white and in color. Please do not submit photos of sculpture or performances. Include all caption information for each piece: title, year, medium, dimensions, and any relevant ‘courtesy of’ information (e.g., gallery, etc.).

How to submit

  • Processs

    Other

  • Cover letter

    Please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope for a reply, and be sure to include all your contact information, including phone number and e-mail address.

  • 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

    Please note: We do not accept any online submissions. Mail to - 57 Post Street, Suite 708 San Francisco, CA 94104 We do accept simultaneous submissions, though we certainly appreciate the courtesy of exclusive submissions. Please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope for a reply, and be sure to include all your contact information, including phone number and e-mail address.

Tracker statistics

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Total submissions tracked

215 days

Average response time

3.75%

Average acceptance rate

224 days

Fastest response time

661 days

Slowest response time

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The Submissions Grinder Statistics

3.85%

12-month average acceptance rate

206 days

12-month average response time

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    All genres

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About

With each issue, ZYZZYVA offers a meaningful consideration of the most urgent ethical concerns of our time, in part via themed issues on topics ranging from resistance, the border, and art to the environment, labor, and technology. We create substantial space for poetry, nonfiction, interviews, fict...

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Founded

1985

Country

US

www.zyzzyva.org

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    Editor Oscar Villalon avatar

    Oscar Villalon

    Editor-in-Chief

    Editor Laura Cogan avatar

    Laura Cogan

    Editor

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    Zack Ravas

    Assistant Editor

    Editor Josh Korwin avatar

    Josh Korwin

    Print Production

    Editor Laura Howard avatar

    Laura Howard

    Deputy Director

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    Regan McMahon

    Copy Editor