EPOCH magazine is seeking submission of fiction, poetry, essays, cartoons, screenplays, graphic art, and graphic fiction. Prizes include $50 per poem, $150 per story and publication.
EPOCH magazine is edited by faculty in the Department of English Program in Creative Writing at Cornell University. It appears three times per year: in September, January, and May.
Eligibility for EPOCH Magazine Submission
- Writers from anywhere in the world
- No age restriction
- No entry fee
Guidelines for EPOCH Magazine Submission
- Work should be original and unpublished
- All submissions should include a SASE. Submissions without SASE are recycled without notification to the author.
- Submissions should be addressed to the appropriate editor: e.g., Fiction Editor, Poetry Editor, Essay Editor.
- Screenplays, cartoons, graphic art, and graphic fiction should be so labeled on the envelope.
- Poets can submit no more than five poems in one envelope
- Writers can submit no more than one novella-length story per envelope and no more than three short stories per envelope
- Multiple submission is accepted but each should be in a different envelopes
- Submissions of graphic art, graphic fiction, and cartoons should be as .pdf on disk
- Please retain copies of this kind of work.
- Include your street address, e-mail address, and phone number on your submission
- We normally respond in six to ten weeks, but you can query if you get no response after 3 months
- No electronic or simultaneous submission
April 25, 2021 [See all deadlines]
Payment for EPOCH Magazine Submission
- $50 per poem
- $150 per story
But this is subject to change with funding.
How to Submit to EPOCH Magazine Submission
Submission is by mail only
251 Goldwin Smith Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-3201
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